Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, May 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1985
1-Month
2.76"
(70.10mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
-1.98"
(-50.30mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1982 1951
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1907
Ties: 1936
Apr–May 1985
2-Month
6.50"
(165.10mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1965 1899
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Mar–May 1985
3-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-5.94"
(-150.88mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1963 2007
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Ties: 1915
Feb–May 1985
4-Month
16.26"
(413.00mm)
21.00"
(533.40mm)
-4.74"
(-120.40mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1963 2007
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Jan–May 1985
5-Month
20.10"
(510.54mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-6.18"
(-156.97mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1981 2007
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Dec 1984–May 1985
6-Month
22.16"
(562.86mm)
31.85"
(808.99mm)
-9.69"
(-246.13mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1981 1963
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Nov 1984–May 1985
7-Month
27.47"
(697.74mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
-8.60"
(-218.44mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Oct 1984–May 1985
8-Month
37.21"
(945.13mm)
39.03"
(991.36mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Sep 1984–May 1985
9-Month
38.05"
(966.47mm)
42.46"
(1,078.48mm)
-4.41"
(-112.01mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Aug 1984–May 1985
10-Month
43.15"
(1,096.01mm)
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Jul 1984–May 1985
11-Month
47.26"
(1,200.40mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
-4.14"
(-105.16mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Jun 1984–May 1985
12-Month
49.93"
(1,268.22mm)
55.57"
(1,411.48mm)
-5.64"
(-143.26mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Dec 1983–May 1985
18-Month
84.82"
(2,154.43mm)
87.56"
(2,224.02mm)
-2.74"
(-69.59mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1980
Ties: 1989
Jun 1983–May 1985
24-Month
109.22"
(2,774.19mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
-2.04"
(-51.81mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1982 1926
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Jun 1982–May 1985
36-Month
191.60"
(4,866.64mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
24.64"
(625.86mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Jun 1981–May 1985
48-Month
239.26"
(6,077.20mm)
222.49"
(5,651.25mm)
16.77"
(425.95mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1976
Jun 1980–May 1985
60-Month
281.75"
(7,156.45mm)
277.83"
(7,056.88mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/