Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, December 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1897
1-Month
5.70"
(144.78mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
45th Wettest Wettest to Date 1990
Nov–Dec 1897
2-Month
8.84"
(224.54mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1896 1917
56th Wettest Wettest to Date 1948
Oct–Dec 1897
3-Month
10.57"
(268.48mm)
12.03"
(305.56mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
82nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1990
Sep–Dec 1897
4-Month
10.87"
(276.10mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
-4.56"
(-115.82mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1939
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1957
Aug–Dec 1897
5-Month
13.68"
(347.47mm)
19.28"
(489.71mm)
-5.60"
(-142.24mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1953
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1926
Jul–Dec 1897
6-Month
18.44"
(468.38mm)
23.66"
(600.96mm)
-5.22"
(-132.58mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1939
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1972
Ties: 1954
Jun–Dec 1897
7-Month
21.53"
(546.86mm)
27.89"
(708.41mm)
-6.36"
(-161.55mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1953
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1926
May–Dec 1897
8-Month
24.31"
(617.47mm)
32.34"
(821.44mm)
-8.03"
(-203.97mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1913
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2009
Apr–Dec 1897
9-Month
30.62"
(777.75mm)
36.85"
(935.99mm)
-6.23"
(-158.24mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1979
Mar–Dec 1897
10-Month
42.25"
(1,073.15mm)
42.30"
(1,074.42mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
60th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Feb–Dec 1897
11-Month
47.57"
(1,208.28mm)
46.75"
(1,187.45mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1896 2007
57th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Dec 1897
12-Month
51.27"
(1,302.26mm)
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul 1896–Dec 1897
18-Month
73.32"
(1,862.33mm)
75.36"
(1,914.14mm)
-2.04"
(-51.81mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
74th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jan 1896–Dec 1897
24-Month
99.61"
(2,530.09mm)
103.36"
(2,625.34mm)
-3.75"
(-95.25mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jan 1895–Dec 1897
36-Month
143.15"
(3,636.01mm)
155.12"
(3,940.05mm)
-11.97"
(-304.04mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 1943
108th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Ties: 1931

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/