Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, September 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1979
1-Month
6.88"
(174.75mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1978 2019
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2002
Aug–Sep 1979
2-Month
10.79"
(274.07mm)
7.35"
(186.69mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2008
Jul–Sep 1979
3-Month
19.37"
(492.00mm)
12.33"
(313.18mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Jun–Sep 1979
4-Month
22.08"
(560.83mm)
16.43"
(417.32mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 1952
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2021
May–Sep 1979
5-Month
28.20"
(716.28mm)
21.17"
(537.72mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1978 2000
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2021
Apr–Sep 1979
6-Month
38.78"
(985.01mm)
26.45"
(671.83mm)
12.33"
(313.18mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1978 1899
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Mar–Sep 1979
7-Month
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
32.42"
(823.47mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Feb–Sep 1979
8-Month
51.22"
(1,300.99mm)
37.42"
(950.47mm)
13.80"
(350.52mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Jan–Sep 1979
9-Month
61.92"
(1,572.77mm)
42.71"
(1,084.83mm)
19.21"
(487.94mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1978 1986
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Dec 1978–Sep 1979
10-Month
68.33"
(1,735.58mm)
48.28"
(1,226.31mm)
20.05"
(509.27mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1978 1986
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Nov 1978–Sep 1979
11-Month
72.18"
(1,833.37mm)
52.50"
(1,333.50mm)
19.68"
(499.87mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1978 1986
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Oct 1978–Sep 1979
12-Month
72.61"
(1,844.29mm)
55.45"
(1,408.43mm)
17.16"
(435.86mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1983
Apr 1978–Sep 1979
18-Month
100.15"
(2,543.81mm)
82.09"
(2,085.09mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2020
Oct 1977–Sep 1979
24-Month
127.23"
(3,231.64mm)
111.15"
(2,823.21mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2021
Ties: 2002
Oct 1976–Sep 1979
36-Month
182.65"
(4,639.31mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
15.86"
(402.84mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1975
Oct 1975–Sep 1979
48-Month
234.53"
(5,957.06mm)
222.38"
(5,648.45mm)
12.15"
(308.61mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2021
Oct 1974–Sep 1979
60-Month
303.56"
(7,710.42mm)
277.78"
(7,055.61mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1973 1956
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/