Climate at a Glance

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1986
1-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1983 1954
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1946
Jul–Aug 1986
2-Month
5.94"
(150.88mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
-2.96"
(-75.18mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1983 1924
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1962
Jun–Aug 1986
3-Month
10.19"
(258.83mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
-2.81"
(-71.37mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1980 1930
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2017
Ties: 1936
May–Aug 1986
4-Month
16.93"
(430.02mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1985 2000
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2017
Apr–Aug 1986
5-Month
18.93"
(480.82mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
-4.09"
(-103.89mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1991
Mar–Aug 1986
6-Month
22.54"
(572.52mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
-6.45"
(-163.83mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1991
Feb–Aug 1986
7-Month
24.94"
(633.48mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
-9.05"
(-229.87mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1991
Jan–Aug 1986
8-Month
26.24"
(666.50mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
-13.04"
(-331.21mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1986
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1991
Dec 1985–Aug 1986
9-Month
29.99"
(761.75mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
-14.86"
(-377.44mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1986
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1983
Nov 1985–Aug 1986
10-Month
31.97"
(812.04mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
-17.10"
(-434.34mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1986
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1983
Oct 1985–Aug 1986
11-Month
40.30"
(1,023.62mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
-11.72"
(-297.69mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1981 1918
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1983
Sep 1985–Aug 1986
12-Month
44.82"
(1,138.43mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
-10.64"
(-270.25mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1981 1918
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1983
Mar 1985–Aug 1986
18-Month
68.96"
(1,751.58mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
-15.66"
(-397.77mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1963 1925
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1974
Sep 1984–Aug 1986
24-Month
96.96"
(2,462.78mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
-14.17"
(-359.92mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1974
Sep 1983–Aug 1986
36-Month
156.91"
(3,985.51mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
-9.88"
(-250.96mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Sep 1982–Aug 1986
48-Month
235.24"
(5,975.10mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
12.89"
(327.41mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Sep 1981–Aug 1986
60-Month
287.32"
(7,297.93mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/