Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, March 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2003
1-Month
3.48"
(88.39mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1982 1910
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1980
Feb–Mar 2003
2-Month
12.31"
(312.67mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1961
Jan–Mar 2003
3-Month
14.06"
(357.12mm)
16.26"
(413.00mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2000 1986
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1961
Dec 2002–Mar 2003
4-Month
21.19"
(538.23mm)
21.83"
(554.48mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2000 1986
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1983
Nov 2002–Mar 2003
5-Month
25.51"
(647.95mm)
26.04"
(661.42mm)
-0.53"
(-13.47mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2000 1918
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1949
Oct 2002–Mar 2003
6-Month
33.56"
(852.42mm)
29.00"
(736.60mm)
4.56"
(115.82mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2000 1918
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1983
Sep 2002–Mar 2003
7-Month
43.25"
(1,098.55mm)
32.43"
(823.72mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1949
Aug 2002–Mar 2003
8-Month
47.27"
(1,200.66mm)
36.36"
(923.54mm)
10.91"
(277.12mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1949
Ties: 1933
Jul 2002–Mar 2003
9-Month
52.63"
(1,336.80mm)
41.38"
(1,051.05mm)
11.25"
(285.75mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2002 1904
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Jun 2002–Mar 2003
10-Month
55.86"
(1,418.84mm)
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
10.31"
(261.87mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2001 1918
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1990
May 2002–Mar 2003
11-Month
60.52"
(1,537.21mm)
50.31"
(1,277.87mm)
10.21"
(259.34mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1990
Apr 2002–Mar 2003
12-Month
63.36"
(1,609.34mm)
55.63"
(1,413.00mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2001 1904
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1980
Oct 2001–Mar 2003
18-Month
98.32"
(2,497.33mm)
84.69"
(2,151.13mm)
13.63"
(346.20mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1984
Apr 2001–Mar 2003
24-Month
127.09"
(3,228.09mm)
111.28"
(2,826.51mm)
15.81"
(401.58mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2002 1905
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1984
Apr 2000–Mar 2003
36-Month
180.89"
(4,594.61mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
13.93"
(353.83mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2002 1955
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1976
Apr 1999–Mar 2003
48-Month
220.54"
(5,601.72mm)
222.40"
(5,648.96mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2002 1955
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1976
Apr 1998–Mar 2003
60-Month
274.97"
(6,984.24mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2001 1956
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1976
Ties: 1910

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/