Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, May 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1982
1-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
-2.31"
(-58.68mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1951
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1907
Apr–May 1982
2-Month
9.46"
(240.28mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1981 1899
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Ties: 1949
Mar–May 1982
3-Month
12.90"
(327.66mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-3.09"
(-78.49mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1981 2007
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1991
Ties: 1981
Feb–May 1982
4-Month
18.66"
(473.96mm)
21.00"
(533.40mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1981 2007
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Jan–May 1982
5-Month
24.29"
(616.97mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-1.99"
(-50.54mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1981 2007
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Dec 1981–May 1982
6-Month
28.79"
(731.27mm)
31.85"
(808.99mm)
-3.06"
(-77.72mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1981 1963
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Nov 1981–May 1982
7-Month
30.42"
(772.67mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
-5.65"
(-143.51mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Oct 1981–May 1982
8-Month
33.65"
(854.71mm)
39.03"
(991.36mm)
-5.38"
(-136.65mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Sep 1981–May 1982
9-Month
36.81"
(934.97mm)
42.46"
(1,078.48mm)
-5.65"
(-143.51mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Aug 1981–May 1982
10-Month
39.47"
(1,002.54mm)
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
-6.92"
(-175.77mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Jul 1981–May 1982
11-Month
43.89"
(1,114.81mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
-7.51"
(-190.75mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Jun 1981–May 1982
12-Month
47.66"
(1,210.56mm)
55.57"
(1,411.48mm)
-7.91"
(-200.92mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Dec 1980–May 1982
18-Month
67.88"
(1,724.15mm)
87.56"
(2,224.02mm)
-19.68"
(-499.87mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1980
Jun 1980–May 1982
24-Month
90.15"
(2,289.81mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
-21.11"
(-536.19mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1955 1926
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1991
Jun 1979–May 1982
36-Month
164.34"
(4,174.24mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
-2.62"
(-66.54mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1975
Jun 1978–May 1982
48-Month
229.35"
(5,825.49mm)
222.49"
(5,651.25mm)
6.86"
(174.24mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1976
Jun 1977–May 1982
60-Month
288.04"
(7,316.22mm)
277.83"
(7,056.88mm)
10.21"
(259.34mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/