Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1898
1-Month
3.00"
(76.20mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1897 1941
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Apr–May 1898
2-Month
7.24"
(183.90mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
-1.72"
(-43.68mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1941
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Mar–May 1898
3-Month
12.22"
(310.39mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1895 1941
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Ties: 1947
Feb–May 1898
4-Month
13.43"
(341.12mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
-5.43"
(-137.92mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1941
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Jan–May 1898
5-Month
22.58"
(573.53mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1950
Dec 1897–May 1898
6-Month
28.28"
(718.31mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1991
Ties: 1948
Nov 1897–May 1898
7-Month
31.42"
(798.07mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Oct 1897–May 1898
8-Month
33.15"
(842.01mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Sep 1897–May 1898
9-Month
33.45"
(849.63mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
-5.77"
(-146.56mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Aug 1897–May 1898
10-Month
36.26"
(921.00mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
-6.80"
(-172.72mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1941
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Jul 1897–May 1898
11-Month
41.02"
(1,041.91mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
-6.44"
(-163.57mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 1941
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Jun 1897–May 1898
12-Month
44.11"
(1,120.39mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
-7.65"
(-194.31mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1941
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Dec 1896–May 1898
18-Month
75.24"
(1,911.10mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
-5.19"
(-131.82mm)
39th Driest Driest to Date 1941
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1974
Jun 1896–May 1898
24-Month
101.00"
(2,565.40mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
48th Driest Driest to Date 1941
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1974
Jun 1895–May 1898
36-Month
146.05"
(3,709.67mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
-9.18"
(-233.17mm)
31st Driest Driest to Date 1942
92nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/