Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2021
1-Month
7.58"
(192.53mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2020 1954
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2022
Jul–Aug 2021
2-Month
15.13"
(384.30mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2020 1924
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2012
Jun–Aug 2021
3-Month
24.95"
(633.73mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
128th Driest Driest since: 2020 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
May–Aug 2021
4-Month
29.87"
(758.70mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
12.13"
(308.10mm)
128th Driest Driest since: 2020 2000
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Apr–Aug 2021
5-Month
37.18"
(944.37mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
14.16"
(359.66mm)
128th Driest Driest since: 2020 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Mar–Aug 2021
6-Month
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
16.09"
(408.68mm)
128th Driest Driest since: 2020 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Feb–Aug 2021
7-Month
50.30"
(1,277.62mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2020 1925
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1991
Jan–Aug 2021
8-Month
54.09"
(1,373.89mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
14.81"
(376.18mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2020 1986
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1991
Dec 2020–Aug 2021
9-Month
58.84"
(1,494.54mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2020 1986
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1983
Nov 2020–Aug 2021
10-Month
61.68"
(1,566.67mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
12.61"
(320.29mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2020 1986
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1983
Oct 2020–Aug 2021
11-Month
66.92"
(1,699.77mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2019 1918
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1983
Sep 2020–Aug 2021
12-Month
70.49"
(1,790.45mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
15.03"
(381.77mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2018 1918
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1983
Mar 2020–Aug 2021
18-Month
104.57"
(2,656.08mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
19.95"
(506.73mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1974
Sep 2019–Aug 2021
24-Month
141.74"
(3,600.20mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
30.61"
(777.50mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1918
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020
Sep 2018–Aug 2021
36-Month
215.17"
(5,465.32mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
48.38"
(1,228.85mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2020 1956
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Sep 2017–Aug 2021
48-Month
269.74"
(6,851.40mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
47.39"
(1,203.71mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2020 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2022
Sep 2016–Aug 2021
60-Month
327.39"
(8,315.71mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
49.66"
(1,261.37mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2020 1956
1st 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 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/