Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1983
1-Month
2.83"
(71.88mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2012
Jul–Aug 1983
2-Month
4.91"
(124.71mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
-3.99"
(-101.35mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2012
Jun–Aug 1983
3-Month
11.22"
(284.99mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1981 1930
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2017
May–Aug 1983
4-Month
20.50"
(520.70mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1982 2000
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 1992
Apr–Aug 1983
5-Month
32.03"
(813.56mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
9.01"
(228.85mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1991
Mar–Aug 1983
6-Month
38.26"
(971.80mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
9.27"
(235.45mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Feb–Aug 1983
7-Month
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1991
Jan–Aug 1983
8-Month
51.35"
(1,304.29mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
12.07"
(306.58mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1986
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1991
Dec 1982–Aug 1983
9-Month
65.69"
(1,668.53mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
20.84"
(529.34mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1986
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Nov 1982–Aug 1983
10-Month
71.95"
(1,827.53mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
22.88"
(581.15mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1986
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Oct 1982–Aug 1983
11-Month
76.15"
(1,934.21mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
24.13"
(612.90mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Sep 1982–Aug 1983
12-Month
78.33"
(1,989.58mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
22.87"
(580.90mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Mar 1982–Aug 1983
18-Month
106.50"
(2,705.10mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
21.88"
(555.75mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Sep 1981–Aug 1983
24-Month
130.41"
(3,312.41mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
19.28"
(489.71mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1974
Sep 1980–Aug 1983
36-Month
174.35"
(4,428.49mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1975
Sep 1979–Aug 1983
48-Month
242.74"
(6,165.60mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
20.39"
(517.91mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Sep 1978–Aug 1983
60-Month
310.65"
(7,890.51mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
32.92"
(836.17mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/