Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, May 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2001
1-Month
3.29"
(83.57mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2000 1951
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1907
Apr–May 2001
2-Month
6.77"
(171.96mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1992 1899
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1991
Ties: 1917
Mar–May 2001
3-Month
14.48"
(367.79mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2000 2007
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1991
Feb–May 2001
4-Month
20.19"
(512.83mm)
21.00"
(533.40mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2000 2007
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1991
Jan–May 2001
5-Month
26.10"
(662.94mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2000 2007
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1991
Dec 2000–May 2001
6-Month
30.31"
(769.87mm)
31.85"
(808.99mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2000 1963
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Nov 2000–May 2001
7-Month
39.48"
(1,002.79mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2000 1904
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1983
Oct 2000–May 2001
8-Month
40.47"
(1,027.94mm)
39.03"
(991.36mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2000 1904
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Sep 2000–May 2001
9-Month
43.14"
(1,095.76mm)
42.46"
(1,078.48mm)
0.68"
(17.28mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2000 1904
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Aug 2000–May 2001
10-Month
45.09"
(1,145.29mm)
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2000 1904
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Jul 2000–May 2001
11-Month
46.97"
(1,193.04mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
-4.43"
(-112.52mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Jun 2000–May 2001
12-Month
51.48"
(1,307.59mm)
55.57"
(1,411.48mm)
-4.09"
(-103.89mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2000 1904
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Dec 1999–May 2001
18-Month
74.49"
(1,892.05mm)
87.56"
(2,224.02mm)
-13.07"
(-331.97mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1980
Jun 1999–May 2001
24-Month
93.00"
(2,362.20mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
-18.26"
(-463.80mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1982 1926
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1991
Jun 1998–May 2001
36-Month
147.01"
(3,734.05mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
-19.95"
(-506.73mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1965 1956
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1975
Jun 1997–May 2001
48-Month
207.22"
(5,263.39mm)
222.49"
(5,651.25mm)
-15.27"
(-387.86mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1976
Jun 1996–May 2001
60-Month
271.98"
(6,908.29mm)
277.83"
(7,056.88mm)
-5.85"
(-148.59mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2000 1957
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/