Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
1.41"
(35.81mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
-3.33"
(-84.59mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1951
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1907
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
5.49"
(139.45mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
-4.53"
(-115.06mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1965 1899
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
11.53"
(292.86mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-4.46"
(-113.29mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1985 2007
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
16.23"
(412.24mm)
21.00"
(533.40mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1986 2007
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
19.61"
(498.09mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-6.67"
(-169.42mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1986 2007
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
24.22"
(615.19mm)
31.85"
(808.99mm)
-7.63"
(-193.80mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1986 1963
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
30.02"
(762.51mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
-6.05"
(-153.67mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
30.59"
(776.99mm)
39.03"
(991.36mm)
-8.44"
(-214.37mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
32.68"
(830.07mm)
42.46"
(1,078.48mm)
-9.78"
(-248.41mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1963 1904
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
37.20"
(944.88mm)
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
-9.19"
(-233.43mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
40.30"
(1,023.62mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
-11.10"
(-281.94mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
45.48"
(1,155.19mm)
55.57"
(1,411.48mm)
-10.09"
(-256.29mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
76.87"
(1,952.50mm)
87.56"
(2,224.02mm)
-10.69"
(-271.52mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1980
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
104.69"
(2,659.13mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
-6.57"
(-166.87mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1986 1926
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
153.41"
(3,896.61mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
-13.55"
(-344.17mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1975
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
203.34"
(5,164.84mm)
222.49"
(5,651.25mm)
-19.15"
(-486.41mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1966 1957
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1976
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
262.63"
(6,670.80mm)
277.83"
(7,056.88mm)
-15.20"
(-386.08mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/