Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, May 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1976
1-Month
5.99"
(152.15mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1974 1951
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1907
Ties: 2019
Apr–May 1976
2-Month
7.30"
(185.42mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
-2.72"
(-69.09mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1965 1899
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Mar–May 1976
3-Month
17.33"
(440.18mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1972 2007
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Feb–May 1976
4-Month
20.86"
(529.84mm)
21.00"
(533.40mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1972 2007
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Jan–May 1976
5-Month
24.70"
(627.38mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1970 2007
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Ties: 1926
Dec 1975–May 1976
6-Month
28.50"
(723.90mm)
31.85"
(808.99mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1967 1963
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Nov 1975–May 1976
7-Month
32.87"
(834.90mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Oct 1975–May 1976
8-Month
38.21"
(970.53mm)
39.03"
(991.36mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Sep 1975–May 1976
9-Month
42.35"
(1,075.69mm)
42.46"
(1,078.48mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1970 1904
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Aug 1975–May 1976
10-Month
48.43"
(1,230.12mm)
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jul 1975–May 1976
11-Month
54.11"
(1,374.39mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jun 1975–May 1976
12-Month
59.47"
(1,510.54mm)
55.57"
(1,411.48mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Dec 1974–May 1976
18-Month
100.31"
(2,547.87mm)
87.56"
(2,224.02mm)
12.75"
(323.85mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1980
Jun 1974–May 1976
24-Month
128.43"
(3,262.12mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
17.17"
(436.12mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1973 1926
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Jun 1973–May 1976
36-Month
197.00"
(5,003.80mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
30.04"
(763.02mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1974 1956
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1975
Jun 1972–May 1976
48-Month
267.82"
(6,802.63mm)
222.49"
(5,651.25mm)
45.33"
(1,151.38mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1975 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1976
Jun 1971–May 1976
60-Month
325.12"
(8,258.05mm)
277.83"
(7,056.88mm)
47.29"
(1,201.17mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1975 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/