Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, December 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1985
1-Month
3.75"
(95.25mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1984 1980
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1982
Ties: 1999
Nov–Dec 1985
2-Month
5.73"
(145.54mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
-4.12"
(-104.65mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1965 1917
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1961
Oct–Dec 1985
3-Month
14.06"
(357.12mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1981 1917
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1982
Ties: 1947
Sep–Dec 1985
4-Month
18.58"
(471.93mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
2.39"
(60.70mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1984 1903
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2002
Aug–Dec 1985
5-Month
24.65"
(626.11mm)
20.12"
(511.05mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1924
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2002
Ties: 1926
Jul–Dec 1985
6-Month
29.39"
(746.51mm)
25.10"
(637.54mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1984 1924
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2009
Jun–Dec 1985
7-Month
32.67"
(829.82mm)
29.19"
(741.43mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1984 1924
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1982
May–Dec 1985
8-Month
35.43"
(899.92mm)
33.93"
(861.82mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2009
Apr–Dec 1985
9-Month
39.17"
(994.92mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1981 1903
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Mar–Dec 1985
10-Month
42.72"
(1,085.09mm)
45.18"
(1,147.57mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Feb–Dec 1985
11-Month
48.93"
(1,242.82mm)
50.19"
(1,274.83mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1961
Ties: 1968
Jan–Dec 1985
12-Month
52.77"
(1,340.36mm)
55.47"
(1,408.94mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1979
Jul 1984–Dec 1985
18-Month
79.93"
(2,030.22mm)
80.59"
(2,046.99mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Jan 1984–Dec 1985
24-Month
107.70"
(2,735.58mm)
111.15"
(2,823.21mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
Jan 1983–Dec 1985
36-Month
182.02"
(4,623.31mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
15.23"
(386.84mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1954
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1975
Jan 1982–Dec 1985
48-Month
248.56"
(6,313.42mm)
222.40"
(5,648.96mm)
26.16"
(664.46mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1984 1955
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1975
Jan 1981–Dec 1985
60-Month
290.90"
(7,388.86mm)
277.84"
(7,057.14mm)
13.06"
(331.72mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1981 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 6, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/