Climate at a Glance

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1981
1-Month
2.66"
(67.56mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1980 1954
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2012
Jul–Aug 1981
2-Month
7.08"
(179.83mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1980 1924
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2012
Jun–Aug 1981
3-Month
10.85"
(275.59mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1980 1930
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2021
May–Aug 1981
4-Month
16.03"
(407.16mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
-1.71"
(-43.44mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1977 2000
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2021
Apr–Aug 1981
5-Month
18.01"
(457.45mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
-5.01"
(-127.26mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1976 1925
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2021
Mar–Aug 1981
6-Month
23.75"
(603.25mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
-5.24"
(-133.10mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1966 1925
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2021
Feb–Aug 1981
7-Month
28.29"
(718.57mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
-5.70"
(-144.78mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2021
Jan–Aug 1981
8-Month
29.82"
(757.43mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
-9.46"
(-240.28mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 1986
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Dec 1980–Aug 1981
9-Month
31.07"
(789.18mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
-13.78"
(-350.01mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1986
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Nov 1980–Aug 1981
10-Month
35.60"
(904.24mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
-13.47"
(-342.14mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1925 1986
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Oct 1980–Aug 1981
11-Month
39.88"
(1,012.95mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
-12.14"
(-308.36mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1963 1918
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Sep 1980–Aug 1981
12-Month
43.94"
(1,116.08mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
-11.52"
(-292.60mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1963 1918
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Mar 1980–Aug 1981
18-Month
83.37"
(2,117.60mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1977 1925
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1974
Sep 1979–Aug 1981
24-Month
112.33"
(2,853.18mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1974
Sep 1978–Aug 1981
36-Month
180.24"
(4,578.10mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
13.45"
(341.63mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2021
Sep 1977–Aug 1981
48-Month
239.51"
(6,083.55mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
17.16"
(435.86mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2021
Sep 1976–Aug 1981
60-Month
291.61"
(7,406.89mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
13.88"
(352.55mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1973 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/