Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, January 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1988
1-Month
3.38"
(85.85mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1986 1914
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1937
Dec 1987–Jan 1988
2-Month
7.99"
(202.95mm)
10.86"
(275.84mm)
-2.87"
(-72.89mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1932
Nov 1987–Jan 1988
3-Month
13.79"
(350.27mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1986 1914
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1962
Ties: 1936
Oct 1987–Jan 1988
4-Month
14.36"
(364.74mm)
18.03"
(457.96mm)
-3.67"
(-93.22mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1981 1909
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1962
Sep 1987–Jan 1988
5-Month
16.45"
(417.83mm)
21.46"
(545.08mm)
-5.01"
(-127.25mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
Aug 1987–Jan 1988
6-Month
20.97"
(532.64mm)
25.39"
(644.91mm)
-4.42"
(-112.27mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1949
Jul 1987–Jan 1988
7-Month
24.07"
(611.38mm)
30.41"
(772.41mm)
-6.34"
(-161.03mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Jun 1987–Jan 1988
8-Month
29.25"
(742.95mm)
34.58"
(878.33mm)
-5.33"
(-135.38mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1962
May 1987–Jan 1988
9-Month
34.95"
(887.73mm)
39.34"
(999.24mm)
-4.39"
(-111.51mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Apr 1987–Jan 1988
10-Month
36.57"
(928.88mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
-8.09"
(-205.48mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
Mar 1987–Jan 1988
11-Month
41.72"
(1,059.69mm)
50.62"
(1,285.75mm)
-8.90"
(-226.06mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
Feb 1987–Jan 1988
12-Month
50.57"
(1,284.48mm)
55.68"
(1,414.27mm)
-5.11"
(-129.79mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1986 1955
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1962
Ties: 1939
Aug 1986–Jan 1988
18-Month
81.47"
(2,069.34mm)
81.08"
(2,059.43mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1987 1955
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1984
Feb 1986–Jan 1988
24-Month
103.21"
(2,621.53mm)
111.34"
(2,828.04mm)
-8.13"
(-206.51mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1964
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1975
Ties: 1965
Feb 1985–Jan 1988
36-Month
153.44"
(3,897.38mm)
166.97"
(4,241.04mm)
-13.53"
(-343.66mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1968 1955
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1976
Feb 1984–Jan 1988
48-Month
208.81"
(5,303.77mm)
222.41"
(5,649.21mm)
-13.60"
(-345.44mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2022
Ties: 1941
Feb 1983–Jan 1988
60-Month
281.57"
(7,151.88mm)
277.79"
(7,055.87mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/