Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1997
1-Month
3.46"
(87.88mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1994 1954
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2012
Jul–Aug 1997
2-Month
7.57"
(192.28mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1991 1924
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2012
Jun–Aug 1997
3-Month
14.91"
(378.71mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2017
May–Aug 1997
4-Month
22.01"
(559.05mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
4.27"
(108.45mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1996 2000
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2017
Apr–Aug 1997
5-Month
29.10"
(739.14mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
6.08"
(154.43mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1991
Mar–Aug 1997
6-Month
34.45"
(875.03mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1991
Feb–Aug 1997
7-Month
41.75"
(1,060.45mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
7.76"
(197.10mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1991
Jan–Aug 1997
8-Month
48.23"
(1,225.04mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
8.95"
(227.33mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1996 1986
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1991
Dec 1996–Aug 1997
9-Month
53.31"
(1,354.07mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
8.46"
(214.88mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1996 1986
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1983
Nov 1996–Aug 1997
10-Month
57.65"
(1,464.31mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
8.58"
(217.93mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 1986
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1983
Oct 1996–Aug 1997
11-Month
60.93"
(1,547.62mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1983
Sep 1996–Aug 1997
12-Month
65.41"
(1,661.41mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
9.95"
(252.73mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1983
Mar 1996–Aug 1997
18-Month
93.54"
(2,375.92mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
8.92"
(226.57mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1974
Sep 1995–Aug 1997
24-Month
119.12"
(3,025.65mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
7.99"
(202.95mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1974
Sep 1994–Aug 1997
36-Month
176.72"
(4,488.69mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1975
Sep 1993–Aug 1997
48-Month
236.76"
(6,013.70mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
14.41"
(366.01mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1996 1957
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1975
Sep 1992–Aug 1997
60-Month
292.75"
(7,435.85mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
15.02"
(381.51mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/