Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
11.49"
(291.85mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1980
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1982
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
20.93"
(531.62mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1960 1917
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1961
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
22.39"
(568.71mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
9.63"
(244.61mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1960 1917
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1982
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
25.54"
(648.72mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
9.35"
(237.49mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1960 1903
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2002
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
29.15"
(740.41mm)
20.12"
(511.05mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2002
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
35.13"
(892.30mm)
25.10"
(637.54mm)
10.03"
(254.76mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2009
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
41.79"
(1,061.47mm)
29.19"
(741.43mm)
12.60"
(320.04mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1982
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
33.93"
(861.82mm)
10.87"
(276.10mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2009
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
48.20"
(1,224.28mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
8.99"
(228.35mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1960 1903
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
59.45"
(1,510.03mm)
45.18"
(1,147.57mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1973
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
50.19"
(1,274.83mm)
19.41"
(493.01mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1961
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
73.48"
(1,866.39mm)
55.47"
(1,408.94mm)
18.01"
(457.45mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1954
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
97.16"
(2,467.86mm)
80.59"
(2,046.99mm)
16.57"
(420.87mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1983
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
122.08"
(3,100.83mm)
111.15"
(2,823.21mm)
10.93"
(277.62mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1960 1925
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1974
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
177.75"
(4,514.85mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1954
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1975
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
235.07"
(5,970.78mm)
222.40"
(5,648.96mm)
12.67"
(321.82mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1960 1955
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1975
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
299.20"
(7,599.68mm)
277.84"
(7,057.14mm)
21.36"
(542.54mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1960 1956
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/