Climate at a Glance

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, April 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1971
1-Month
3.71"
(94.23mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1930
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1991
Mar–Apr 1971
2-Month
10.15"
(257.81mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1980
Ties: 2012
Feb–Apr 1971
3-Month
17.19"
(436.63mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1970 2007
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1991
Ties: 1913
Jan–Apr 1971
4-Month
20.47"
(519.94mm)
21.54"
(547.12mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1991
Dec 1970–Apr 1971
5-Month
24.92"
(632.97mm)
27.11"
(688.59mm)
-2.19"
(-55.62mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1967 1986
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1983
Nov 1970–Apr 1971
6-Month
27.25"
(692.15mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1967 1986
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1983
Oct 1970–Apr 1971
7-Month
35.27"
(895.86mm)
34.28"
(870.71mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1904
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
Sep 1970–Apr 1971
8-Month
37.61"
(955.29mm)
37.71"
(957.83mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1904
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Ties: 1972
Aug 1970–Apr 1971
9-Month
43.32"
(1,100.33mm)
41.64"
(1,057.66mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1970 1904
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Jul 1970–Apr 1971
10-Month
47.65"
(1,210.31mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1983
Jun 1970–Apr 1971
11-Month
52.13"
(1,324.10mm)
50.83"
(1,291.08mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
May 1970–Apr 1971
12-Month
55.66"
(1,413.76mm)
55.59"
(1,411.99mm)
0.07"
(1.77mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Nov 1969–Apr 1971
18-Month
85.42"
(2,169.67mm)
87.03"
(2,210.56mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1918
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1980
May 1969–Apr 1971
24-Month
105.10"
(2,669.54mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
-6.16"
(-156.46mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1968 1926
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1980
Ties: 1939
May 1968–Apr 1971
36-Month
160.82"
(4,084.83mm)
166.95"
(4,240.53mm)
-6.13"
(-155.70mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1969 1954
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1975
May 1967–Apr 1971
48-Month
218.89"
(5,559.81mm)
222.43"
(5,649.72mm)
-3.54"
(-89.91mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1955
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2021
May 1966–Apr 1971
60-Month
260.38"
(6,613.65mm)
277.77"
(7,055.36mm)
-17.39"
(-441.71mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/