Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
12.87"
(326.90mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
6.91"
(175.52mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1972 1910
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1980
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
17.11"
(434.59mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
6.14"
(155.95mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1972 2007
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1961
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
22.92"
(582.17mm)
16.26"
(413.00mm)
6.66"
(169.17mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1961
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
31.58"
(802.13mm)
21.83"
(554.48mm)
9.75"
(247.65mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1983
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
37.90"
(962.66mm)
26.04"
(661.42mm)
11.86"
(301.24mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1949
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
41.32"
(1,049.53mm)
29.00"
(736.60mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
45.41"
(1,153.41mm)
32.43"
(823.72mm)
12.98"
(329.69mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1949
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
36.36"
(923.54mm)
11.55"
(293.37mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1949
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
52.72"
(1,339.09mm)
41.38"
(1,051.05mm)
11.34"
(288.04mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
56.35"
(1,431.29mm)
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
10.80"
(274.32mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1990
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
61.37"
(1,558.80mm)
50.31"
(1,277.87mm)
11.06"
(280.93mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1990
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
64.51"
(1,638.55mm)
55.63"
(1,413.00mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1980
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
93.42"
(2,372.87mm)
84.69"
(2,151.13mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1984
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
122.95"
(3,122.93mm)
111.28"
(2,826.51mm)
11.67"
(296.42mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1972 1905
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1984
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
180.74"
(4,590.80mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
13.78"
(350.02mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1972 1955
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1976
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
232.15"
(5,896.61mm)
222.40"
(5,648.96mm)
9.75"
(247.65mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1972 1955
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1976
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
286.32"
(7,272.53mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
8.59"
(218.19mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/