Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2008
1-Month
8.54"
(216.92mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
4.62"
(117.35mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2007 1954
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Jul–Aug 2008
2-Month
11.38"
(289.05mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2007 1924
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2012
Jun–Aug 2008
3-Month
13.88"
(352.55mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2017
May–Aug 2008
4-Month
19.99"
(507.75mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2007 2000
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2017
Apr–Aug 2008
5-Month
25.54"
(648.72mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2007 1925
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1991
Mar–Aug 2008
6-Month
29.76"
(755.90mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
0.77"
(19.55mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2007 1925
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1991
Feb–Aug 2008
7-Month
35.32"
(897.13mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2007 1925
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1991
Jan–Aug 2008
8-Month
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2007 1986
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1991
Dec 2007–Aug 2008
9-Month
43.47"
(1,104.14mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1986
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1983
Nov 2007–Aug 2008
10-Month
45.69"
(1,160.53mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1986
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1983
Ties: 1982
Oct 2007–Aug 2008
11-Month
50.41"
(1,280.41mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
-1.61"
(-40.90mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1918
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1983
Sep 2007–Aug 2008
12-Month
54.27"
(1,378.46mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2007 1918
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1983
Mar 2007–Aug 2008
18-Month
73.90"
(1,877.06mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
-10.72"
(-272.29mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1925
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1974
Sep 2006–Aug 2008
24-Month
101.83"
(2,586.48mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
-9.30"
(-236.22mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2007 1918
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1974
Sep 2005–Aug 2008
36-Month
144.36"
(3,666.74mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
-22.43"
(-569.73mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1975
Sep 2004–Aug 2008
48-Month
205.13"
(5,210.30mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
-17.22"
(-437.39mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1975
Sep 2003–Aug 2008
60-Month
265.26"
(6,737.60mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
-12.47"
(-316.74mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1988 1956
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/