Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, January 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1962
1-Month
8.12"
(206.25mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1961 1914
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1937
Dec 1961–Jan 1962
2-Month
19.61"
(498.09mm)
10.86"
(275.84mm)
8.75"
(222.25mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1961 1981
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1932
Nov 1961–Jan 1962
3-Month
29.05"
(737.87mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1961 1914
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1962
Oct 1961–Jan 1962
4-Month
30.51"
(774.95mm)
18.03"
(457.96mm)
12.48"
(316.99mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1961 1909
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1962
Sep 1961–Jan 1962
5-Month
33.66"
(854.96mm)
21.46"
(545.08mm)
12.20"
(309.88mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1974
Ties: 1949
Aug 1961–Jan 1962
6-Month
37.27"
(946.66mm)
25.39"
(644.91mm)
11.88"
(301.75mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1949
Jul 1961–Jan 1962
7-Month
43.25"
(1,098.55mm)
30.41"
(772.41mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Jun 1961–Jan 1962
8-Month
49.91"
(1,267.71mm)
34.58"
(878.33mm)
15.33"
(389.38mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1962
May 1961–Jan 1962
9-Month
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
39.34"
(999.24mm)
13.58"
(344.93mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Apr 1961–Jan 1962
10-Month
56.32"
(1,430.53mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
11.66"
(296.17mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1974
Mar 1961–Jan 1962
11-Month
67.57"
(1,716.28mm)
50.62"
(1,285.75mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Feb 1961–Jan 1962
12-Month
77.72"
(1,974.09mm)
55.68"
(1,414.27mm)
22.04"
(559.82mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1961 1955
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1962
Aug 1960–Jan 1962
18-Month
102.31"
(2,598.67mm)
81.08"
(2,059.43mm)
21.23"
(539.24mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1961 1955
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Feb 1960–Jan 1962
24-Month
124.69"
(3,167.13mm)
111.34"
(2,828.04mm)
13.35"
(339.09mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1964
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1975
Feb 1959–Jan 1962
36-Month
181.82"
(4,618.23mm)
166.97"
(4,241.04mm)
14.85"
(377.19mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1955
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1976
Feb 1958–Jan 1962
48-Month
239.50"
(6,083.30mm)
222.42"
(5,649.47mm)
17.08"
(433.83mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1961 1956
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1976
Feb 1957–Jan 1962
60-Month
301.83"
(7,666.48mm)
277.79"
(7,055.87mm)
24.04"
(610.61mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1956
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/