Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, May 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1962
1-Month
2.97"
(75.44mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1951 1951
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1907
Apr–May 1962
2-Month
9.27"
(235.46mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1961 1899
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1991
Mar–May 1962
3-Month
13.32"
(338.33mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1960 2007
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1991
Ties: 1966
Feb–May 1962
4-Month
17.26"
(438.40mm)
21.00"
(533.40mm)
-3.74"
(-95.00mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1960 2007
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1991
Jan–May 1962
5-Month
25.38"
(644.65mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1960 2007
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1991
Dec 1961–May 1962
6-Month
36.87"
(936.50mm)
31.85"
(808.99mm)
5.02"
(127.51mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1963
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Nov 1961–May 1962
7-Month
46.31"
(1,176.27mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
10.24"
(260.09mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Oct 1961–May 1962
8-Month
47.77"
(1,213.36mm)
39.03"
(991.36mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Ties: 1975
Sep 1961–May 1962
9-Month
50.92"
(1,293.37mm)
42.46"
(1,078.48mm)
8.46"
(214.89mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Aug 1961–May 1962
10-Month
54.53"
(1,385.06mm)
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
8.14"
(206.75mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Jul 1961–May 1962
11-Month
60.51"
(1,536.95mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
9.11"
(231.39mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1961 1925
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Jun 1961–May 1962
12-Month
67.17"
(1,706.12mm)
55.57"
(1,411.48mm)
11.60"
(294.64mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Dec 1960–May 1962
18-Month
102.79"
(2,610.87mm)
87.56"
(2,224.02mm)
15.23"
(386.85mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1961 1925
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1980
Jun 1960–May 1962
24-Month
124.95"
(3,173.73mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
13.69"
(347.73mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1926
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Jun 1959–May 1962
36-Month
179.48"
(4,558.79mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1961 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1975
Jun 1958–May 1962
48-Month
234.85"
(5,965.19mm)
222.49"
(5,651.25mm)
12.36"
(313.94mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1961 1957
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1976
Jun 1957–May 1962
60-Month
300.48"
(7,632.19mm)
277.83"
(7,056.88mm)
22.65"
(575.31mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1961 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/