Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, May 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1986
1-Month
6.74"
(171.20mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1985 1951
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1907
Apr–May 1986
2-Month
8.74"
(222.00mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1899
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Mar–May 1986
3-Month
12.35"
(313.69mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-3.64"
(-92.46mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1985 2007
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Feb–May 1986
4-Month
14.75"
(374.65mm)
21.00"
(533.40mm)
-6.25"
(-158.75mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1963 2007
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1991
Jan–May 1986
5-Month
16.05"
(407.67mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-10.23"
(-259.84mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1991
Dec 1985–May 1986
6-Month
19.80"
(502.92mm)
31.85"
(808.99mm)
-12.05"
(-306.07mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1963 1963
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1983
Nov 1985–May 1986
7-Month
21.78"
(553.21mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
-14.29"
(-362.97mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1983
Oct 1985–May 1986
8-Month
30.11"
(764.79mm)
39.03"
(991.36mm)
-8.92"
(-226.57mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1983
Sep 1985–May 1986
9-Month
34.63"
(879.60mm)
42.46"
(1,078.48mm)
-7.83"
(-198.88mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1983
Aug 1985–May 1986
10-Month
40.70"
(1,033.78mm)
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
-5.69"
(-144.53mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1983
Jul 1985–May 1986
11-Month
45.44"
(1,154.18mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
-5.96"
(-151.38mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1983
Jun 1985–May 1986
12-Month
48.72"
(1,237.49mm)
55.57"
(1,411.48mm)
-6.85"
(-173.99mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1983
Dec 1984–May 1986
18-Month
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
87.56"
(2,224.02mm)
-16.68"
(-423.67mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1980
Jun 1984–May 1986
24-Month
98.65"
(2,505.71mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
-12.61"
(-320.29mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1982 1926
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1991
Jun 1983–May 1986
36-Month
157.94"
(4,011.68mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
-9.02"
(-229.10mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Jun 1982–May 1986
48-Month
240.32"
(6,104.13mm)
222.49"
(5,651.25mm)
17.83"
(452.88mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1985 1957
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1976
Jun 1981–May 1986
60-Month
287.98"
(7,314.69mm)
277.83"
(7,056.88mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1957
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/