Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, May 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1983
1-Month
9.28"
(235.71mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
4.54"
(115.31mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1982 1951
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1907
Apr–May 1983
2-Month
20.81"
(528.57mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
10.79"
(274.06mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1899
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Mar–May 1983
3-Month
27.04"
(686.82mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
11.05"
(280.67mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1982 2007
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Feb–May 1983
4-Month
35.17"
(893.32mm)
21.00"
(533.40mm)
14.17"
(359.92mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 2007
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Jan–May 1983
5-Month
40.13"
(1,019.30mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
13.85"
(351.79mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 2007
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Dec 1982–May 1983
6-Month
54.47"
(1,383.54mm)
31.85"
(808.99mm)
22.62"
(574.55mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1963
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Nov 1982–May 1983
7-Month
60.73"
(1,542.54mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
24.66"
(626.36mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Oct 1982–May 1983
8-Month
64.93"
(1,649.22mm)
39.03"
(991.36mm)
25.90"
(657.86mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Sep 1982–May 1983
9-Month
67.11"
(1,704.59mm)
42.46"
(1,078.48mm)
24.65"
(626.11mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Aug 1982–May 1983
10-Month
72.33"
(1,837.18mm)
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
25.94"
(658.87mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jul 1982–May 1983
11-Month
77.69"
(1,973.33mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jun 1982–May 1983
12-Month
82.38"
(2,092.45mm)
55.57"
(1,411.48mm)
26.81"
(680.97mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Dec 1981–May 1983
18-Month
111.17"
(2,823.72mm)
87.56"
(2,224.02mm)
23.61"
(599.70mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1980
Jun 1981–May 1983
24-Month
130.04"
(3,303.02mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
18.78"
(477.02mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 1926
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Jun 1980–May 1983
36-Month
172.53"
(4,382.26mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1975
Jun 1979–May 1983
48-Month
246.72"
(6,266.69mm)
222.49"
(5,651.25mm)
24.23"
(615.44mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1976
Jun 1978–May 1983
60-Month
311.73"
(7,917.94mm)
277.83"
(7,056.88mm)
33.90"
(861.06mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
6th 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 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/