Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, March 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1971
1-Month
6.44"
(163.58mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
0.48"
(12.20mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1910
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1980
Feb–Mar 1971
2-Month
13.48"
(342.39mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1970 2007
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1961
Jan–Mar 1971
3-Month
16.76"
(425.70mm)
16.26"
(413.00mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1961
Dec 1970–Mar 1971
4-Month
21.21"
(538.73mm)
21.83"
(554.48mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1983
Nov 1970–Mar 1971
5-Month
23.54"
(597.92mm)
26.04"
(661.42mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1949
Oct 1970–Mar 1971
6-Month
31.56"
(801.62mm)
29.00"
(736.60mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1970 1918
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Sep 1970–Mar 1971
7-Month
33.90"
(861.06mm)
32.43"
(823.72mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1970 1918
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1949
Aug 1970–Mar 1971
8-Month
39.61"
(1,006.09mm)
36.36"
(923.54mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1970 1918
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1949
Jul 1970–Mar 1971
9-Month
43.94"
(1,116.08mm)
41.38"
(1,051.05mm)
2.56"
(65.03mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1970 1904
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Jun 1970–Mar 1971
10-Month
48.42"
(1,229.87mm)
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1970 1918
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1990
May 1970–Mar 1971
11-Month
51.95"
(1,319.53mm)
50.31"
(1,277.87mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1918
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1990
Apr 1970–Mar 1971
12-Month
57.79"
(1,467.87mm)
55.63"
(1,413.00mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1904
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2020
Oct 1969–Mar 1971
18-Month
84.14"
(2,137.16mm)
84.69"
(2,151.13mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1970 1918
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1984
Apr 1969–Mar 1971
24-Month
109.20"
(2,773.68mm)
111.28"
(2,826.51mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1984
Apr 1968–Mar 1971
36-Month
163.37"
(4,149.60mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
-3.59"
(-91.18mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1955
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2020
Apr 1967–Mar 1971
48-Month
219.01"
(5,562.85mm)
222.40"
(5,648.96mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1955
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1976
Apr 1966–Mar 1971
60-Month
263.07"
(6,681.98mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
-14.66"
(-372.36mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2022

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/