Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1917
1-Month
3.34"
(84.84mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1914 1941
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Apr–May 1917
2-Month
7.53"
(191.26mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Mar–May 1917
3-Month
17.53"
(445.26mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1916 1941
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1973
Feb–May 1917
4-Month
20.87"
(530.10mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
2.01"
(51.06mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1916 1941
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1973
Jan–May 1917
5-Month
27.52"
(699.01mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1916 1941
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1950
Dec 1916–May 1917
6-Month
32.19"
(817.63mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1916 1941
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1991
Nov 1916–May 1917
7-Month
34.13"
(866.90mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1973
Oct 1916–May 1917
8-Month
36.95"
(938.53mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1973
Sep 1916–May 1917
9-Month
39.36"
(999.74mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1973
Aug 1916–May 1917
10-Month
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1973
Jul 1916–May 1917
11-Month
50.40"
(1,280.16mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1973
Jun 1916–May 1917
12-Month
56.40"
(1,432.56mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1973
Dec 1915–May 1917
18-Month
84.84"
(2,154.94mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1916 1941
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1974
Jun 1915–May 1917
24-Month
114.26"
(2,902.20mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
10.78"
(273.81mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1916 1941
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1974
Jun 1914–May 1917
36-Month
160.51"
(4,076.95mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1916 1942
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1975
Jun 1913–May 1917
48-Month
196.32"
(4,986.53mm)
206.86"
(5,254.24mm)
-10.54"
(-267.71mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1916 1943
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1975
Jun 1912–May 1917
60-Month
252.33"
(6,409.18mm)
258.41"
(6,563.61mm)
-6.08"
(-154.43mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1915 1944
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/