Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, May 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1980
1-Month
6.70"
(170.18mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1979 1951
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1907
Apr–May 1980
2-Month
16.02"
(406.91mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
6.00"
(152.40mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 1899
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1991
Mar–May 1980
3-Month
30.03"
(762.76mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
14.04"
(356.61mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1979 2007
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Feb–May 1980
4-Month
32.61"
(828.29mm)
21.00"
(533.40mm)
11.61"
(294.89mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1979 2007
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Jan–May 1980
5-Month
38.45"
(976.63mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
12.17"
(309.12mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1978 2007
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1991
Dec 1979–May 1980
6-Month
42.50"
(1,079.50mm)
31.85"
(808.99mm)
10.65"
(270.51mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1978 1963
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1983
Nov 1979–May 1980
7-Month
49.92"
(1,267.97mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
13.85"
(351.79mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 1904
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1983
Oct 1979–May 1980
8-Month
52.11"
(1,323.59mm)
39.03"
(991.36mm)
13.08"
(332.23mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1979 1904
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1983
Sep 1979–May 1980
9-Month
58.99"
(1,498.35mm)
42.46"
(1,078.48mm)
16.53"
(419.87mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1979 1904
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Aug 1979–May 1980
10-Month
62.90"
(1,597.66mm)
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
16.51"
(419.35mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1904
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jul 1979–May 1980
11-Month
71.48"
(1,815.59mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
20.08"
(510.03mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1925
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jun 1979–May 1980
12-Month
74.19"
(1,884.43mm)
55.57"
(1,411.48mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1904
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Dec 1978–May 1980
18-Month
120.44"
(3,059.18mm)
87.56"
(2,224.02mm)
32.88"
(835.16mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1980
Jun 1978–May 1980
24-Month
139.20"
(3,535.68mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
27.94"
(709.68mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1979 1926
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1991
Jun 1977–May 1980
36-Month
197.89"
(5,026.41mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
30.93"
(785.63mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1975
Jun 1976–May 1980
48-Month
248.43"
(6,310.12mm)
222.49"
(5,651.25mm)
25.94"
(658.87mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1976
Jun 1975–May 1980
60-Month
307.90"
(7,820.66mm)
277.83"
(7,056.88mm)
30.07"
(763.78mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 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/