Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, April 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1973
1-Month
8.45"
(214.63mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1991
Mar–Apr 1973
2-Month
21.32"
(541.53mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1980
Feb–Apr 1973
3-Month
25.56"
(649.22mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
9.31"
(236.47mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 2007
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Jan–Apr 1973
4-Month
31.37"
(796.80mm)
21.54"
(547.12mm)
9.83"
(249.68mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Dec 1972–Apr 1973
5-Month
40.03"
(1,016.76mm)
27.11"
(688.59mm)
12.92"
(328.17mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1983
Nov 1972–Apr 1973
6-Month
46.35"
(1,177.29mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
15.03"
(381.76mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Oct 1972–Apr 1973
7-Month
49.77"
(1,264.16mm)
34.28"
(870.71mm)
15.49"
(393.45mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Sep 1972–Apr 1973
8-Month
53.86"
(1,368.04mm)
37.71"
(957.83mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Aug 1972–Apr 1973
9-Month
56.36"
(1,431.54mm)
41.64"
(1,057.66mm)
14.72"
(373.88mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Jul 1972–Apr 1973
10-Month
61.17"
(1,553.72mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
14.51"
(368.56mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Jun 1972–Apr 1973
11-Month
64.80"
(1,645.92mm)
50.83"
(1,291.08mm)
13.97"
(354.84mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1983
May 1972–Apr 1973
12-Month
69.82"
(1,773.43mm)
55.59"
(1,411.99mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Nov 1971–Apr 1973
18-Month
100.76"
(2,559.30mm)
87.03"
(2,210.56mm)
13.73"
(348.74mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1980
May 1971–Apr 1973
24-Month
127.69"
(3,243.33mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
16.43"
(417.33mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 1926
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1980
May 1970–Apr 1973
36-Month
183.35"
(4,657.09mm)
166.95"
(4,240.53mm)
16.40"
(416.56mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1975
May 1969–Apr 1973
48-Month
232.79"
(5,912.87mm)
222.43"
(5,649.72mm)
10.36"
(263.15mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1955
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1976
May 1968–Apr 1973
60-Month
288.51"
(7,328.15mm)
277.77"
(7,055.36mm)
10.74"
(272.79mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/