Climate at a Glance

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1989
1-Month
2.25"
(57.15mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1980 1954
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2012
Jul–Aug 1989
2-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1988 1924
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1964
Jun–Aug 1989
3-Month
20.33"
(516.38mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
7.33"
(186.18mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
May–Aug 1989
4-Month
27.74"
(704.60mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1988 2000
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Apr–Aug 1989
5-Month
30.63"
(778.00mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
7.61"
(193.29mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2021
Mar–Aug 1989
6-Month
36.26"
(921.00mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
7.27"
(184.65mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2021
Feb–Aug 1989
7-Month
41.46"
(1,053.08mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
7.47"
(189.73mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2021
Jan–Aug 1989
8-Month
48.14"
(1,222.76mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
8.86"
(225.05mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1991
Dec 1988–Aug 1989
9-Month
53.14"
(1,349.76mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
8.29"
(210.57mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Nov 1988–Aug 1989
10-Month
58.74"
(1,492.00mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
9.67"
(245.62mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Oct 1988–Aug 1989
11-Month
63.62"
(1,615.95mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
11.60"
(294.64mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Sep 1988–Aug 1989
12-Month
70.10"
(1,780.54mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
14.64"
(371.86mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Mar 1988–Aug 1989
18-Month
92.46"
(2,348.48mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
7.84"
(199.13mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
Sep 1987–Aug 1989
24-Month
113.61"
(2,885.69mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
Sep 1986–Aug 1989
36-Month
175.43"
(4,455.92mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
8.64"
(219.45mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1988 1956
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2021
Sep 1985–Aug 1989
48-Month
220.25"
(5,594.35mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2021
Sep 1984–Aug 1989
60-Month
272.39"
(6,918.71mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
-5.34"
(-135.63mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1988 1956
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/