Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1950
1-Month
5.35"
(135.89mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1954
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2022
Jul–Aug 1950
2-Month
12.76"
(324.10mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1949 1924
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2012
Jun–Aug 1950
3-Month
16.85"
(427.99mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2021
May–Aug 1950
4-Month
21.86"
(555.24mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
4.12"
(104.64mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1949 2000
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2021
Apr–Aug 1950
5-Month
25.16"
(639.06mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2021
Mar–Aug 1950
6-Month
32.14"
(816.36mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2021
Feb–Aug 1950
7-Month
39.18"
(995.17mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
5.19"
(131.82mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1991
Jan–Aug 1950
8-Month
47.62"
(1,209.55mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1948 1986
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1991
Dec 1949–Aug 1950
9-Month
51.70"
(1,313.18mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
6.85"
(173.99mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1948 1986
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Nov 1949–Aug 1950
10-Month
52.13"
(1,324.10mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1943 1986
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Oct 1949–Aug 1950
11-Month
57.00"
(1,447.80mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
4.98"
(126.49mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1948 1918
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Sep 1949–Aug 1950
12-Month
60.65"
(1,540.51mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
5.19"
(131.83mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1948 1918
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Mar 1949–Aug 1950
18-Month
95.28"
(2,420.11mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
10.66"
(270.76mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1974
Sep 1948–Aug 1950
24-Month
134.22"
(3,409.19mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1949 1918
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2020
Sep 1947–Aug 1950
36-Month
192.23"
(4,882.64mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
25.44"
(646.17mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1949 1956
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Sep 1946–Aug 1950
48-Month
249.16"
(6,328.66mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
26.81"
(680.97mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1948 1957
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2022
Sep 1945–Aug 1950
60-Month
317.18"
(8,056.37mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1949 1956
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/