Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1938
1-Month
4.09"
(103.89mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1936 1954
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2022
Ties: 2004
Jul–Aug 1938
2-Month
9.31"
(236.47mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1937 1924
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2012
Ties: 1969
Jun–Aug 1938
3-Month
14.46"
(367.28mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2021
May–Aug 1938
4-Month
17.06"
(433.32mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
-0.68"
(-17.28mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1937 2000
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2021
Apr–Aug 1938
5-Month
25.42"
(645.67mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2021
Ties: 1980
Mar–Aug 1938
6-Month
31.50"
(800.10mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2021
Feb–Aug 1938
7-Month
34.76"
(882.90mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
0.77"
(19.55mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1991
Ties: 1911, 1916
Jan–Aug 1938
8-Month
39.74"
(1,009.40mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1937 1986
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1991
Dec 1937–Aug 1938
9-Month
43.56"
(1,106.42mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1986
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1983
Nov 1937–Aug 1938
10-Month
47.41"
(1,204.21mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1986
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1983
Ties: 1926
Oct 1937–Aug 1938
11-Month
52.68"
(1,338.07mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1937 1918
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Sep 1937–Aug 1938
12-Month
55.47"
(1,408.94mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1918
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Mar 1937–Aug 1938
18-Month
79.67"
(2,023.62mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
-4.95"
(-125.73mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1974
Sep 1936–Aug 1938
24-Month
108.27"
(2,750.06mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
-2.86"
(-72.64mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1937 1918
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2020
Sep 1935–Aug 1938
36-Month
153.12"
(3,889.25mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
-13.67"
(-347.22mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1936 1956
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2021
Sep 1934–Aug 1938
48-Month
211.05"
(5,360.67mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
-11.30"
(-287.02mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1937 1957
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2022
Sep 1933–Aug 1938
60-Month
255.44"
(6,488.18mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
-22.29"
(-566.16mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1918 1956
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/