Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, April 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1972
1-Month
3.14"
(79.76mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1991
Ties: 1902
Mar–Apr 1972
2-Month
8.93"
(226.82mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
-2.31"
(-58.68mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1980
Feb–Apr 1972
3-Month
11.48"
(291.59mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1967 2007
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1991
Jan–Apr 1972
4-Month
19.87"
(504.70mm)
21.54"
(547.12mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1991
Ties: 1969
Dec 1971–Apr 1972
5-Month
28.75"
(730.25mm)
27.11"
(688.59mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1986
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1983
Nov 1971–Apr 1972
6-Month
30.94"
(785.88mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1971 1986
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Oct 1971–Apr 1972
7-Month
32.05"
(814.07mm)
34.28"
(870.71mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Sep 1971–Apr 1972
8-Month
37.61"
(955.29mm)
37.71"
(957.83mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Ties: 1971
Aug 1971–Apr 1972
9-Month
41.47"
(1,053.34mm)
41.64"
(1,057.66mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1904
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Jul 1971–Apr 1972
10-Month
48.38"
(1,228.85mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1971 1925
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
Jun 1971–Apr 1972
11-Month
52.28"
(1,327.91mm)
50.83"
(1,291.08mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1925
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
May 1971–Apr 1972
12-Month
57.87"
(1,469.90mm)
55.59"
(1,411.99mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1971 1925
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1983
Nov 1970–Apr 1972
18-Month
85.12"
(2,162.05mm)
87.03"
(2,210.56mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1970 1918
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1980
May 1970–Apr 1972
24-Month
113.53"
(2,883.66mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1971 1926
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1980
May 1969–Apr 1972
36-Month
162.97"
(4,139.44mm)
166.95"
(4,240.53mm)
-3.98"
(-101.09mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1971 1954
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1975
May 1968–Apr 1972
48-Month
218.69"
(5,554.73mm)
222.43"
(5,649.72mm)
-3.74"
(-94.99mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1970 1955
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2021
May 1967–Apr 1972
60-Month
276.76"
(7,029.70mm)
277.77"
(7,055.36mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/