Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1996
1-Month
4.61"
(117.09mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1995 1954
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2012
Jul–Aug 1996
2-Month
9.52"
(241.81mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1924
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2012
Jun–Aug 1996
3-Month
14.26"
(362.20mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2017
May–Aug 1996
4-Month
16.55"
(420.37mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1990 2000
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2017
Apr–Aug 1996
5-Month
22.25"
(565.15mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1990 1925
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1991
Mar–Aug 1996
6-Month
28.13"
(714.50mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1990 1925
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1991
Feb–Aug 1996
7-Month
30.95"
(786.13mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1991
Ties: 1910
Jan–Aug 1996
8-Month
36.94"
(938.28mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1991
Dec 1995–Aug 1996
9-Month
43.15"
(1,096.01mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Nov 1995–Aug 1996
10-Month
48.02"
(1,219.71mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Oct 1995–Aug 1996
11-Month
51.95"
(1,319.53mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1992 1918
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Sep 1995–Aug 1996
12-Month
53.71"
(1,364.23mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Mar 1995–Aug 1996
18-Month
85.63"
(2,175.00mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1993 1925
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1974
Sep 1994–Aug 1996
24-Month
111.31"
(2,827.27mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1974
Sep 1993–Aug 1996
36-Month
171.35"
(4,352.29mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
4.56"
(115.82mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1988 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975
Sep 1992–Aug 1996
48-Month
227.34"
(5,774.44mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1989 1957
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975
Sep 1991–Aug 1996
60-Month
283.17"
(7,192.52mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
5.44"
(138.18mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/