Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2017
1-Month
6.92"
(175.77mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2016 1954
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1914
Jul–Aug 2017
2-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2016 1924
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2012
Jun–Aug 2017
3-Month
21.14"
(536.96mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
May–Aug 2017
4-Month
27.79"
(705.87mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
10.05"
(255.27mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2016 2000
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Apr–Aug 2017
5-Month
33.36"
(847.34mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
10.34"
(262.63mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1925
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1991
Mar–Aug 2017
6-Month
37.46"
(951.48mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
8.47"
(215.13mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2016 1925
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1991
Feb–Aug 2017
7-Month
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2016 1925
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1991
Jan–Aug 2017
8-Month
46.99"
(1,193.55mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
7.71"
(195.84mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2016 1986
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1991
Dec 2016–Aug 2017
9-Month
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
7.16"
(181.86mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2016 1986
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1983
Nov 2016–Aug 2017
10-Month
55.30"
(1,404.62mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2015 1986
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1983
Oct 2016–Aug 2017
11-Month
55.85"
(1,418.59mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1983
Sep 2016–Aug 2017
12-Month
57.65"
(1,464.31mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1983
Mar 2016–Aug 2017
18-Month
91.11"
(2,314.19mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
6.49"
(164.84mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1974
Sep 2015–Aug 2017
24-Month
121.64"
(3,089.66mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
10.51"
(266.96mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2016 1918
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1974
Sep 2014–Aug 2017
36-Month
176.40"
(4,480.56mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
9.61"
(244.09mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2013 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1975
Sep 2013–Aug 2017
48-Month
237.13"
(6,023.10mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
14.78"
(375.41mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2014 1957
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1975
Sep 2012–Aug 2017
60-Month
298.58"
(7,583.93mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
20.85"
(529.59mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/