Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1988
1-Month
3.80"
(96.52mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1986 1954
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1918
Jul–Aug 1988
2-Month
9.60"
(243.84mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2012
Jun–Aug 1988
3-Month
10.83"
(275.08mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1986 1930
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
May–Aug 1988
4-Month
12.24"
(310.90mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
-5.50"
(-139.70mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1952 2000
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Apr–Aug 1988
5-Month
16.32"
(414.53mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
-6.70"
(-170.18mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1965 1925
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Mar–Aug 1988
6-Month
22.36"
(567.94mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
-6.63"
(-168.41mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Feb–Aug 1988
7-Month
27.06"
(687.32mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
-6.93"
(-176.03mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Jan–Aug 1988
8-Month
30.44"
(773.18mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
-8.84"
(-224.53mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Dec 1987–Aug 1988
9-Month
35.05"
(890.27mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
-9.80"
(-248.92mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Nov 1987–Aug 1988
10-Month
40.85"
(1,037.59mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
-8.22"
(-208.79mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Oct 1987–Aug 1988
11-Month
41.42"
(1,052.07mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
-10.60"
(-269.24mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1986 1918
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Sep 1987–Aug 1988
12-Month
43.51"
(1,105.15mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
-11.95"
(-303.53mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1963 1918
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Mar 1987–Aug 1988
18-Month
68.78"
(1,747.01mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
-15.84"
(-402.34mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1963 1925
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
Sep 1986–Aug 1988
24-Month
105.33"
(2,675.38mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
-5.80"
(-147.32mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1986 1918
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
Sep 1985–Aug 1988
36-Month
150.15"
(3,813.81mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
-16.64"
(-422.66mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1965 1956
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1975
Sep 1984–Aug 1988
48-Month
202.29"
(5,138.17mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
-20.06"
(-509.52mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1966 1957
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1975
Sep 1983–Aug 1988
60-Month
262.24"
(6,660.90mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
-15.49"
(-393.44mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/