Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1895

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1895
1-Month
2.93"
(74.42mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
23rd Driest Driest to Date 1941
103rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Apr–May 1895
2-Month
6.67"
(169.42mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
-2.29"
(-58.16mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1941
105th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Mar–May 1895
3-Month
12.16"
(308.86mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
-2.24"
(-56.90mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1941
96th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Ties: 2016
Feb–May 1895
4-Month
13.46"
(341.88mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
-5.40"
(-137.16mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1941
115th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jan–May 1895
5-Month
19.68"
(499.87mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1941
101st Wettest Wettest to Date 1950

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/