Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1903
1-Month
4.69"
(119.13mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1902 1941
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Ties: 1935, 1937
Apr–May 1903
2-Month
9.31"
(236.47mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1902 1941
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Mar–May 1903
3-Month
15.05"
(382.27mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1902 1941
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1973
Ties: 1945, 2015
Feb–May 1903
4-Month
23.27"
(591.06mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1941
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Jan–May 1903
5-Month
26.25"
(666.75mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1902 1941
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1950
Dec 1902–May 1903
6-Month
32.60"
(828.04mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1902 1941
30th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Nov 1902–May 1903
7-Month
37.08"
(941.83mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1902 1941
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Oct 1902–May 1903
8-Month
39.38"
(1,000.25mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1941
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Sep 1902–May 1903
9-Month
44.68"
(1,134.87mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1902 1941
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Aug 1902–May 1903
10-Month
48.08"
(1,221.23mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
5.02"
(127.51mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1902 1941
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jul 1902–May 1903
11-Month
50.10"
(1,272.54mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1902 1941
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1973
Jun 1902–May 1903
12-Month
54.39"
(1,381.51mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
2.63"
(66.81mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1941
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1973
Dec 1901–May 1903
18-Month
82.60"
(2,098.04mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1902 1941
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1974
Jun 1901–May 1903
24-Month
104.96"
(2,665.98mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1902 1941
57th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jun 1900–May 1903
36-Month
157.49"
(4,000.25mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
2.26"
(57.41mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1902 1942
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1975
Jun 1899–May 1903
48-Month
198.40"
(5,039.36mm)
206.86"
(5,254.24mm)
-8.46"
(-214.88mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1943
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1975
Jun 1898–May 1903
60-Month
255.27"
(6,483.86mm)
258.41"
(6,563.61mm)
-3.14"
(-79.75mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1902 1944
63rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/