Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, February 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1972
1-Month
2.55"
(64.77mm)
5.01"
(127.25mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1954 1947
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1903
Ties: 1941
Jan–Feb 1972
2-Month
10.94"
(277.88mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1971 1986
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020
Dec 1971–Feb 1972
3-Month
19.82"
(503.43mm)
15.87"
(403.10mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1971 1981
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Nov 1971–Feb 1972
4-Month
22.01"
(559.05mm)
20.08"
(510.03mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1971 1986
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Oct 1971–Feb 1972
5-Month
23.12"
(587.25mm)
23.04"
(585.22mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1970 1904
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Sep 1971–Feb 1972
6-Month
28.68"
(728.47mm)
26.47"
(672.34mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Aug 1971–Feb 1972
7-Month
32.54"
(826.52mm)
30.40"
(772.16mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1970 1904
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Jul 1971–Feb 1972
8-Month
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
35.42"
(899.67mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Jun 1971–Feb 1972
9-Month
43.35"
(1,101.09mm)
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
3.76"
(95.50mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1990
May 1971–Feb 1972
10-Month
48.94"
(1,243.08mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1990
Apr 1971–Feb 1972
11-Month
52.65"
(1,337.31mm)
49.67"
(1,261.62mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2020
Mar 1971–Feb 1972
12-Month
59.09"
(1,500.89mm)
55.63"
(1,413.00mm)
3.46"
(87.89mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1974
Ties: 1987, 1997
Sep 1970–Feb 1972
18-Month
86.55"
(2,198.37mm)
82.14"
(2,086.36mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1971 1955
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020
Mar 1970–Feb 1972
24-Month
116.96"
(2,970.78mm)
111.27"
(2,826.26mm)
5.69"
(144.52mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1971 1964
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1975
Mar 1969–Feb 1972
36-Month
167.10"
(4,244.34mm)
166.93"
(4,240.02mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1971 1955
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1976
Mar 1968–Feb 1972
48-Month
220.27"
(5,594.86mm)
222.41"
(5,649.21mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1971 1955
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1976
Mar 1967–Feb 1972
60-Month
274.00"
(6,959.60mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
-3.73"
(-94.74mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/