Climate at a Glance

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, December 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1988
1-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1987 1980
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1982
Nov–Dec 1988
2-Month
10.60"
(269.24mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1987 1917
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1961
Oct–Dec 1988
3-Month
15.48"
(393.19mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1987 1917
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1982
Sep–Dec 1988
4-Month
21.96"
(557.78mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
5.77"
(146.55mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1987 1903
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2002
Aug–Dec 1988
5-Month
25.76"
(654.30mm)
20.12"
(511.05mm)
5.64"
(143.25mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2002
Ties: 1986
Jul–Dec 1988
6-Month
31.56"
(801.62mm)
25.10"
(637.54mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2009
Jun–Dec 1988
7-Month
32.79"
(832.87mm)
29.19"
(741.43mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1982
May–Dec 1988
8-Month
34.20"
(868.68mm)
33.93"
(861.82mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Apr–Dec 1988
9-Month
38.28"
(972.31mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1903
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Mar–Dec 1988
10-Month
44.32"
(1,125.73mm)
45.18"
(1,147.57mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1973
Feb–Dec 1988
11-Month
49.02"
(1,245.11mm)
50.19"
(1,274.83mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1961
Jan–Dec 1988
12-Month
52.40"
(1,330.96mm)
55.47"
(1,408.94mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1987 1954
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1979
Jul 1987–Dec 1988
18-Month
73.09"
(1,856.49mm)
80.59"
(2,046.99mm)
-7.50"
(-190.50mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Jan 1987–Dec 1988
24-Month
104.73"
(2,660.14mm)
111.15"
(2,823.21mm)
-6.42"
(-163.07mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1987 1925
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1974
Jan 1986–Dec 1988
36-Month
153.53"
(3,899.66mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
-13.26"
(-336.81mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1967 1954
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1975
Jan 1985–Dec 1988
48-Month
206.30"
(5,240.02mm)
222.40"
(5,648.96mm)
-16.10"
(-408.94mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1955
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1975
Jan 1984–Dec 1988
60-Month
261.23"
(6,635.24mm)
277.84"
(7,057.14mm)
-16.61"
(-421.90mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/