Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, October 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1897
1-Month
1.73"
(43.94mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1963
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1925
Sep–Oct 1897
2-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
-4.40"
(-111.76mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1963
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2009
Aug–Oct 1897
3-Month
4.84"
(122.94mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-5.44"
(-138.17mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1953
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2009
Jul–Oct 1897
4-Month
9.60"
(243.84mm)
14.66"
(372.36mm)
-5.06"
(-128.52mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1953
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2009
Jun–Oct 1897
5-Month
12.69"
(322.33mm)
18.90"
(480.06mm)
-6.21"
(-157.73mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1953
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1989
May–Oct 1897
6-Month
15.47"
(392.94mm)
23.34"
(592.84mm)
-7.87"
(-199.90mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1897
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2009
Apr–Oct 1897
7-Month
21.78"
(553.21mm)
27.85"
(707.39mm)
-6.07"
(-154.18mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1952
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2009
Mar–Oct 1897
8-Month
33.41"
(848.61mm)
33.30"
(845.82mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1896 1987
61st Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Feb–Oct 1897
9-Month
38.73"
(983.74mm)
37.75"
(958.85mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1896 2007
54th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Oct 1897
10-Month
42.43"
(1,077.72mm)
42.64"
(1,083.06mm)
-0.21"
(-5.34mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1896 2007
66th Wettest Wettest to Date 1989
Dec 1896–Oct 1897
11-Month
43.82"
(1,113.03mm)
47.58"
(1,208.53mm)
-3.76"
(-95.50mm)
36th Driest Driest to Date 2007
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1979
Nov 1896–Oct 1897
12-Month
50.55"
(1,283.97mm)
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
68th Wettest Wettest to Date 1989
May 1896–Oct 1897
18-Month
73.38"
(1,863.85mm)
75.07"
(1,906.78mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
75th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1895–Oct 1897
24-Month
98.03"
(2,489.96mm)
103.37"
(2,625.60mm)
-5.34"
(-135.64mm)
37th Driest Driest to Date 1941
87th Wettest Wettest to Date 1950

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 6, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/