Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
7.41"
(188.21mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
2.67"
(67.81mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1988 1951
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1907
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
10.30"
(261.62mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1988 1899
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
15.93"
(404.62mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
21.13"
(536.70mm)
21.00"
(533.40mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
27.81"
(706.37mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1991
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
32.81"
(833.37mm)
31.85"
(808.99mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1963
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
38.41"
(975.61mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
2.34"
(59.43mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1988 1904
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
43.29"
(1,099.57mm)
39.03"
(991.36mm)
4.26"
(108.21mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1988 1904
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
49.77"
(1,264.16mm)
42.46"
(1,078.48mm)
7.31"
(185.68mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1904
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
53.57"
(1,360.68mm)
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1904
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
59.37"
(1,508.00mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
60.60"
(1,539.24mm)
55.57"
(1,411.48mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1988 1904
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
84.82"
(2,154.43mm)
87.56"
(2,224.02mm)
-2.74"
(-69.59mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1980
Ties: 1985
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
106.08"
(2,694.43mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
-5.18"
(-131.57mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1926
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
165.29"
(4,198.37mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
-1.67"
(-42.41mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1988 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
214.01"
(5,435.85mm)
222.49"
(5,651.25mm)
-8.48"
(-215.40mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1976
Ties: 1965
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
263.94"
(6,704.08mm)
277.83"
(7,056.88mm)
-13.89"
(-352.80mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/