Average Rainfall for Mississippi in August





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall during August at cities, towns and parks in Mississippi.

Each place has a total for the amount of precipitation it usually receives this month along with information on the number of days with wet weather. The count of days includes those when precipitation amounts to 0.01 inches (0.25 millimetres) or more.

The rainfall totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Gulf Coast, Southern, Central and Northern Mississippi.

Mississippi Gulf Coast

Average monthly precipitation in August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
13 Biloxi 6.2 158
13 Gulfport 6.4 162
13 Pascagoula 7.3 184
11 Picayune 5.9 149

Southern Mississippi

August averages for total rainfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
11 Hattiesburg 5.7 145
10 Laurel 4.7 119
12 McComb 5.4 136
10 Natchez 4.5 114

Central Mississippi

Average amount of rain in August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
4 Greenville 2.3 58
7 Greenwood 2.8 72
10 Jackson 4.2 108
9 Meridian 4.0 101
7 Vicksburg 3.5 88

Northern Mississippi

Precipitation totals for August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
7 Clarksdale 2.7 69
8 Corinth City 3.3 83
7 Grenada 3.5 89
7 Holly Springs 3.3 84
6 Tunica 2.8 70
8 Tupelo 3.5 88
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

Mississippi Precipitation
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