Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, February 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1973
1-Month
4.24"
(107.70mm)
5.01"
(127.25mm)
-0.77"
(-19.55mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1972 1947
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1903
Jan–Feb 1973
2-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
Ties: 1985
Dec 1972–Feb 1973
3-Month
18.71"
(475.23mm)
15.87"
(403.10mm)
2.84"
(72.13mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1971 1981
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1983
Nov 1972–Feb 1973
4-Month
25.03"
(635.76mm)
20.08"
(510.03mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Oct 1972–Feb 1973
5-Month
28.45"
(722.63mm)
23.04"
(585.22mm)
5.41"
(137.41mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Sep 1972–Feb 1973
6-Month
32.54"
(826.52mm)
26.47"
(672.34mm)
6.07"
(154.18mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Aug 1972–Feb 1973
7-Month
35.04"
(890.02mm)
30.40"
(772.16mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Jul 1972–Feb 1973
8-Month
39.85"
(1,012.19mm)
35.42"
(899.67mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Jun 1972–Feb 1973
9-Month
43.48"
(1,104.39mm)
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
3.89"
(98.80mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1990
May 1972–Feb 1973
10-Month
48.50"
(1,231.90mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1990
Apr 1972–Feb 1973
11-Month
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
49.67"
(1,261.62mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
Mar 1972–Feb 1973
12-Month
57.43"
(1,458.72mm)
55.63"
(1,413.00mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1970 1904
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1974
Sep 1971–Feb 1973
18-Month
86.11"
(2,187.19mm)
82.15"
(2,086.61mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1971 1955
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
Mar 1971–Feb 1973
24-Month
116.52"
(2,959.61mm)
111.27"
(2,826.26mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1964
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1975
Mar 1970–Feb 1973
36-Month
174.39"
(4,429.51mm)
166.93"
(4,240.02mm)
7.46"
(189.49mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1955
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1976
Mar 1969–Feb 1973
48-Month
224.53"
(5,703.06mm)
222.41"
(5,649.21mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1972 1955
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1976
Mar 1968–Feb 1973
60-Month
277.70"
(7,053.58mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/