Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1998
1-Month
3.07"
(77.98mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1994 1954
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2012
Jul–Aug 1998
2-Month
9.56"
(242.82mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1924
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2012
Jun–Aug 1998
3-Month
11.94"
(303.28mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2017
May–Aug 1998
4-Month
14.23"
(361.44mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
-3.51"
(-89.16mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1988 2000
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2017
Apr–Aug 1998
5-Month
19.58"
(497.33mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
-3.44"
(-87.38mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1990 1925
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1991
Mar–Aug 1998
6-Month
25.33"
(643.38mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
-3.66"
(-92.97mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1991
Feb–Aug 1998
7-Month
31.33"
(795.78mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
-2.66"
(-67.57mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1991
Jan–Aug 1998
8-Month
40.62"
(1,031.75mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1996 1986
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1991
Dec 1997–Aug 1998
9-Month
45.80"
(1,163.32mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1996 1986
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1983
Nov 1997–Aug 1998
10-Month
50.07"
(1,271.78mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1996 1986
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1983
Oct 1997–Aug 1998
11-Month
54.66"
(1,388.36mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
2.64"
(67.05mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1983
Sep 1997–Aug 1998
12-Month
57.24"
(1,453.90mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
1.78"
(45.22mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1983
Mar 1997–Aug 1998
18-Month
91.69"
(2,328.93mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
7.07"
(179.58mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1974
Sep 1996–Aug 1998
24-Month
122.65"
(3,115.31mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1997 1918
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1974
Sep 1995–Aug 1998
36-Month
176.36"
(4,479.54mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
9.57"
(243.07mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1975
Sep 1994–Aug 1998
48-Month
233.96"
(5,942.58mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
11.61"
(294.89mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1996 1957
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1975
Sep 1993–Aug 1998
60-Month
294.00"
(7,467.60mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
16.27"
(413.26mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1956
28th 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 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/