Climate at a Glance

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, April 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1978
1-Month
3.11"
(78.99mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1991
Mar–Apr 1978
2-Month
6.16"
(156.46mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
-5.08"
(-129.04mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1930 1925
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1980
Feb–Apr 1978
3-Month
8.38"
(212.85mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
-7.87"
(-199.90mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1925 2007
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1991
Jan–Apr 1978
4-Month
14.27"
(362.46mm)
21.54"
(547.12mm)
-7.27"
(-184.66mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1967 1986
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1991
Dec 1977–Apr 1978
5-Month
17.23"
(437.64mm)
27.11"
(688.59mm)
-9.88"
(-250.95mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1986
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1983
Nov 1977–Apr 1978
6-Month
25.94"
(658.88mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-5.38"
(-136.65mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1967 1986
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1983
Oct 1977–Apr 1978
7-Month
30.19"
(766.83mm)
34.28"
(870.71mm)
-4.09"
(-103.88mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1983
Sep 1977–Apr 1978
8-Month
37.02"
(940.31mm)
37.71"
(957.83mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1976 1904
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1983
Aug 1977–Apr 1978
9-Month
40.40"
(1,026.16mm)
41.64"
(1,057.66mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1904
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1983
Jul 1977–Apr 1978
10-Month
46.53"
(1,181.86mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1977 1925
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1983
Jun 1977–Apr 1978
11-Month
48.74"
(1,238.00mm)
50.83"
(1,291.08mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1977 1925
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1983
May 1977–Apr 1978
12-Month
51.04"
(1,296.42mm)
55.59"
(1,411.99mm)
-4.55"
(-115.57mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1983
Nov 1976–Apr 1978
18-Month
81.72"
(2,075.69mm)
87.03"
(2,210.56mm)
-5.31"
(-134.87mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1977 1918
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1980
May 1976–Apr 1978
24-Month
105.27"
(2,673.86mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
-5.99"
(-152.14mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1971 1926
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1980
May 1975–Apr 1978
36-Month
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
166.95"
(4,240.53mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1975
May 1974–Apr 1978
48-Month
233.60"
(5,933.44mm)
222.43"
(5,649.72mm)
11.17"
(283.72mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1973 1955
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1976
May 1973–Apr 1978
60-Month
302.30"
(7,678.42mm)
277.77"
(7,055.36mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1974 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/