Climate at a Glance

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, December 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1974
1-Month
7.08"
(179.83mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1973 1980
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1982
Ties: 1973
Nov–Dec 1974
2-Month
11.89"
(302.01mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1971 1917
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1961
Oct–Dec 1974
3-Month
14.01"
(355.85mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1971 1917
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1982
Sep–Dec 1974
4-Month
19.42"
(493.27mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1971 1903
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2002
Aug–Dec 1974
5-Month
24.85"
(631.19mm)
20.12"
(511.05mm)
4.73"
(120.14mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1971 1924
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2002
Jul–Dec 1974
6-Month
29.08"
(738.63mm)
25.10"
(637.54mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1971 1924
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2009
Jun–Dec 1974
7-Month
35.20"
(894.08mm)
29.19"
(741.43mm)
6.01"
(152.65mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1973 1924
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1982
May–Dec 1974
8-Month
41.09"
(1,043.69mm)
33.93"
(861.82mm)
7.16"
(181.87mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1973 1924
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2009
Apr–Dec 1974
9-Month
49.14"
(1,248.16mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
9.93"
(252.23mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1973 1903
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
Mar–Dec 1974
10-Month
53.39"
(1,356.11mm)
45.18"
(1,147.57mm)
8.21"
(208.54mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1924
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Feb–Dec 1974
11-Month
58.23"
(1,479.04mm)
50.19"
(1,274.83mm)
8.04"
(204.21mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1972 1924
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1961
Jan–Dec 1974
12-Month
69.24"
(1,758.70mm)
55.47"
(1,408.94mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1979
Jul 1973–Dec 1974
18-Month
100.64"
(2,556.26mm)
80.59"
(2,046.99mm)
20.05"
(509.27mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Jan 1973–Dec 1974
24-Month
141.16"
(3,585.46mm)
111.15"
(2,823.21mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1973 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jan 1972–Dec 1974
36-Month
199.48"
(5,066.79mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
32.69"
(830.32mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1973 1954
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Jan 1971–Dec 1974
48-Month
257.95"
(6,551.93mm)
222.40"
(5,648.96mm)
35.55"
(902.97mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1973 1955
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Jan 1970–Dec 1974
60-Month
311.54"
(7,913.12mm)
277.84"
(7,057.14mm)
33.70"
(855.98mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1973 1956
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/