Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, December 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2016
1-Month
5.02"
(127.51mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1980
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1982
Nov–Dec 2016
2-Month
8.31"
(211.07mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2010 1917
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1961
Ties: 1895, 1918
Oct–Dec 2016
3-Month
8.86"
(225.04mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2005 1917
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1982
Sep–Dec 2016
4-Month
10.66"
(270.76mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-5.53"
(-140.47mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2010 1903
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2002
Ties: 2005
Aug–Dec 2016
5-Month
16.45"
(417.83mm)
20.12"
(511.05mm)
-3.67"
(-93.22mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2010 1924
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2002
Jul–Dec 2016
6-Month
21.35"
(542.29mm)
25.10"
(637.54mm)
-3.75"
(-95.25mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2010 1924
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2009
Jun–Dec 2016
7-Month
25.06"
(636.52mm)
29.19"
(741.43mm)
-4.13"
(-104.91mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2010 1924
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1982
May–Dec 2016
8-Month
27.58"
(700.53mm)
33.93"
(861.82mm)
-6.35"
(-161.29mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1999 1924
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2009
Apr–Dec 2016
9-Month
33.29"
(845.57mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
-5.92"
(-150.36mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2010 1903
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Mar–Dec 2016
10-Month
44.12"
(1,120.65mm)
45.18"
(1,147.57mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2010 1924
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1973
Feb–Dec 2016
11-Month
49.53"
(1,258.06mm)
50.19"
(1,274.83mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2011 1924
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1961
Jan–Dec 2016
12-Month
53.13"
(1,349.50mm)
55.47"
(1,408.94mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2011 1954
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1979
Jul 2015–Dec 2016
18-Month
82.19"
(2,087.63mm)
80.59"
(2,046.99mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2011 1904
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Jan 2015–Dec 2016
24-Month
113.70"
(2,887.98mm)
111.15"
(2,823.21mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2012 1925
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1974
Jan 2014–Dec 2016
36-Month
171.92"
(4,366.77mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
5.13"
(130.30mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2012 1954
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1975
Jan 2013–Dec 2016
48-Month
234.85"
(5,965.19mm)
222.40"
(5,648.96mm)
12.45"
(316.23mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1955
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1975
Jan 2012–Dec 2016
60-Month
294.02"
(7,468.11mm)
277.84"
(7,057.14mm)
16.18"
(410.97mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/