Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1899
1-Month
3.50"
(88.90mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1898 1941
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Apr–May 1899
2-Month
6.99"
(177.55mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
-1.97"
(-50.03mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1895 1941
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1983
Mar–May 1899
3-Month
15.54"
(394.72mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1898 1941
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Feb–May 1899
4-Month
22.21"
(564.13mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1898 1941
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Jan–May 1899
5-Month
28.16"
(715.26mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1898 1941
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1950
Dec 1898–May 1899
6-Month
30.78"
(781.81mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
2.09"
(53.08mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1898 1941
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1991
Nov 1898–May 1899
7-Month
34.16"
(867.66mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1898 1941
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Oct 1898–May 1899
8-Month
38.77"
(984.76mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1898 1941
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Sep 1898–May 1899
9-Month
43.23"
(1,098.04mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1898 1941
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Aug 1898–May 1899
10-Month
47.44"
(1,204.98mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
4.38"
(111.26mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1898 1941
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jul 1898–May 1899
11-Month
53.22"
(1,351.79mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
5.76"
(146.31mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1898 1941
30th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jun 1898–May 1899
12-Month
56.87"
(1,444.50mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
5.11"
(129.80mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1898 1941
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Dec 1897–May 1899
18-Month
85.15"
(2,162.81mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1898 1941
38th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jun 1897–May 1899
24-Month
100.98"
(2,564.89mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
47th Driest Driest to Date 1941
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1974
Jun 1896–May 1899
36-Month
157.87"
(4,009.90mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1898 1942
56th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Jun 1895–May 1899
48-Month
202.92"
(5,154.17mm)
206.86"
(5,254.24mm)
-3.94"
(-100.07mm)
50th Driest Driest to Date 1943
72nd 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 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/