Mississippi is situated in the southern part of United States. The name of this state belongs to the Mississippi river. This river is the Fourth largest waterway in the world. The river flows along the western boundary of the state. Thus Mississippi State is full of amazing scenarios of natures. This is why people are in love with a proposition like Mississippi Vacation. This state is completely composed of lowlands. The mean elevation of the Mississippi state is near about 300 feet above sea level. The highest point of the state is Woodall Mountain which is around 807 feet above sea level. This mountain which is situated just off Mississippi highway 25 is special attraction for tourist.
The northwest parts of the Mississippi state are consisting of the Mississippi Delta which lies between Mississippi and Yazoo River. It has unique racial, economic and cultural history. This place is the origin of quite a lot of genres of trendy music such as Rock and Roll, Delta Blues etc. the northern part of the state of Mississippi is widened with Vicksburg. This city is famous for its Miss Mississippi pageant program. The climatic condition of Mississippi is humid subtropical. It has long summer time and short as well as mild winter. The average temperature in July 35C while in January 9C. But the temperature varies a little location wise in summer. Heavy snowfall is also possible in winter time. Precipitation normally increases from north to southern part of the state.
The state has a great parkway Natchez Trace Park which is a National Park service unit of the southeastern part of US. Mississippi has also several popular lakes such as sardis Lake, Grenada Lake and Arkabulta Lake etc. The most important city of Mississippi is its Capital Jackson. It is located at the south of the Yazoo River. It is the largest city of Mississippi.