Climate at a Glance

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, September 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1978
1-Month
2.18"
(55.37mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1963 2019
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2002
Ties: 1982
Aug–Sep 1978
2-Month
6.05"
(153.67mm)
7.35"
(186.69mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1954
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2008
Jul–Sep 1978
3-Month
9.87"
(250.70mm)
12.33"
(313.18mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1976 1924
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1925
Jun–Sep 1978
4-Month
14.48"
(367.79mm)
16.43"
(417.32mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1976 1952
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2021
May–Sep 1978
5-Month
24.43"
(620.52mm)
21.17"
(537.72mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1977 2000
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2021
Apr–Sep 1978
6-Month
27.54"
(699.52mm)
26.45"
(671.83mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1976 1899
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2021
Mar–Sep 1978
7-Month
30.59"
(776.99mm)
32.42"
(823.47mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2021
Feb–Sep 1978
8-Month
32.81"
(833.37mm)
37.42"
(950.47mm)
-4.61"
(-117.10mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2021
Jan–Sep 1978
9-Month
38.70"
(982.98mm)
42.71"
(1,084.83mm)
-4.01"
(-101.85mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1986
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1979
Dec 1977–Sep 1978
10-Month
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
48.28"
(1,226.31mm)
-6.62"
(-168.15mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1963 1986
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1983
Nov 1977–Sep 1978
11-Month
50.37"
(1,279.40mm)
52.50"
(1,333.50mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1976 1986
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1983
Oct 1977–Sep 1978
12-Month
54.62"
(1,387.35mm)
55.45"
(1,408.43mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1976 1918
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1983
Apr 1977–Sep 1978
18-Month
82.38"
(2,092.45mm)
82.09"
(2,085.09mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1925
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Oct 1976–Sep 1978
24-Month
110.04"
(2,795.02mm)
111.15"
(2,823.21mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1977 1918
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2021
Oct 1975–Sep 1978
36-Month
161.92"
(4,112.77mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
-4.87"
(-123.70mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1970 1954
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1975
Oct 1974–Sep 1978
48-Month
230.95"
(5,866.13mm)
222.38"
(5,648.45mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2021
Oct 1973–Sep 1978
60-Month
304.35"
(7,730.49mm)
277.78"
(7,055.61mm)
26.57"
(674.88mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1973 1956
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/