Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1897
1-Month
2.78"
(70.61mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1941
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Apr–May 1897
2-Month
9.09"
(230.89mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
55th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Mar–May 1897
3-Month
20.72"
(526.29mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Feb–May 1897
4-Month
26.04"
(661.42mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
7.18"
(182.38mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jan–May 1897
5-Month
29.74"
(755.40mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1950
Dec 1896–May 1897
6-Month
31.13"
(790.70mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
2.44"
(61.97mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
43rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Nov 1896–May 1897
7-Month
37.86"
(961.64mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
5.11"
(129.79mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Oct 1896–May 1897
8-Month
39.39"
(1,000.51mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Sep 1896–May 1897
9-Month
42.97"
(1,091.44mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
38th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Aug 1896–May 1897
10-Month
44.78"
(1,137.41mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jul 1896–May 1897
11-Month
51.79"
(1,315.47mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
4.33"
(109.99mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
35th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jun 1896–May 1897
12-Month
56.89"
(1,445.01mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
5.13"
(130.31mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Dec 1895–May 1897
18-Month
82.25"
(2,089.15mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
63rd Driest Driest to Date 1941
61st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jun 1895–May 1897
24-Month
101.94"
(2,589.28mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
53rd Driest Driest to Date 1941
71st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/