Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1896
1-Month
3.80"
(96.52mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1895 1941
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Ties: 2016
Apr–May 1896
2-Month
7.48"
(189.99mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1895 1941
91st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Mar–May 1896
3-Month
13.95"
(354.33mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1895 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Feb–May 1896
4-Month
18.73"
(475.74mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1895 1941
58th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jan–May 1896
5-Month
21.19"
(538.23mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1895 1941
87th Wettest Wettest to Date 1950
Dec 1895–May 1896
6-Month
25.36"
(644.14mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
-3.33"
(-84.59mm)
34th Driest Driest to Date 1941
91st Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Nov 1895–May 1896
7-Month
28.45"
(722.63mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
-4.30"
(-109.22mm)
28th Driest Driest to Date 1941
97th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Oct 1895–May 1896
8-Month
30.24"
(768.10mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
-5.58"
(-141.73mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1941
104th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Sep 1895–May 1896
9-Month
32.63"
(828.80mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
-6.59"
(-167.39mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1941
103rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Aug 1895–May 1896
10-Month
36.33"
(922.78mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
-6.73"
(-170.94mm)
26th Driest Driest to Date 1941
99th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jul 1895–May 1896
11-Month
42.17"
(1,071.12mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
-5.29"
(-134.36mm)
29th Driest Driest to Date 1941
96th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jun 1895–May 1896
12-Month
45.05"
(1,144.27mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
-6.71"
(-170.43mm)
26th Driest Driest to Date 1941
99th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/