Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1962
1-Month
3.11"
(78.99mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1954
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1939
Jul–Aug 1962
2-Month
5.94"
(150.88mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
-2.96"
(-75.18mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1957 1924
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1986
Jun–Aug 1962
3-Month
10.72"
(272.29mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2021
May–Aug 1962
4-Month
13.69"
(347.73mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1954 2000
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2021
Apr–Aug 1962
5-Month
19.99"
(507.75mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1960 1925
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2021
Mar–Aug 1962
6-Month
24.04"
(610.62mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
-4.95"
(-125.73mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2021
Feb–Aug 1962
7-Month
27.98"
(710.69mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
-6.01"
(-152.66mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2021
Jan–Aug 1962
8-Month
36.10"
(916.94mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
-3.18"
(-80.77mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1960 1986
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1991
Dec 1961–Aug 1962
9-Month
47.59"
(1,208.79mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1960 1986
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Nov 1961–Aug 1962
10-Month
57.03"
(1,448.56mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
7.96"
(202.18mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1961 1986
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Oct 1961–Aug 1962
11-Month
58.49"
(1,485.65mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1960 1918
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Sep 1961–Aug 1962
12-Month
61.64"
(1,565.66mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
6.18"
(156.98mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1961 1918
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Mar 1961–Aug 1962
18-Month
95.55"
(2,426.97mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
10.93"
(277.62mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1961 1925
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
Sep 1960–Aug 1962
24-Month
123.04"
(3,125.22mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
11.91"
(302.52mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1918
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1974
Sep 1959–Aug 1962
36-Month
175.31"
(4,452.87mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
8.52"
(216.40mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1961 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2021
Sep 1958–Aug 1962
48-Month
228.71"
(5,809.23mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
6.36"
(161.54mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2021
Sep 1957–Aug 1962
60-Month
297.83"
(7,564.88mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
20.10"
(510.54mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1961 1956
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/