Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1929
1-Month
7.30"
(185.42mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
2.86"
(72.64mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Apr–May 1929
2-Month
12.49"
(317.25mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
3.53"
(89.67mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1983
Mar–May 1929
3-Month
20.31"
(515.87mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1973
Feb–May 1929
4-Month
25.43"
(645.92mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Jan–May 1929
5-Month
30.45"
(773.43mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1950
Dec 1928–May 1929
6-Month
32.35"
(821.69mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1991
Nov 1928–May 1929
7-Month
36.14"
(917.96mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1973
Oct 1928–May 1929
8-Month
41.53"
(1,054.86mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
5.71"
(145.03mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1973
Sep 1928–May 1929
9-Month
43.91"
(1,115.31mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
4.69"
(119.12mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1973
Ties: 1907
Aug 1928–May 1929
10-Month
49.16"
(1,248.66mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1973
Jul 1928–May 1929
11-Month
52.53"
(1,334.26mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1973
Jun 1928–May 1929
12-Month
63.10"
(1,602.74mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
11.34"
(288.04mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1973
Dec 1927–May 1929
18-Month
88.32"
(2,243.33mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
7.89"
(200.41mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1974
Jun 1927–May 1929
24-Month
110.36"
(2,803.14mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1927 1941
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1974
Jun 1926–May 1929
36-Month
177.13"
(4,499.10mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
21.90"
(556.26mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1928 1942
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Jun 1925–May 1929
48-Month
218.79"
(5,557.27mm)
206.86"
(5,254.24mm)
11.93"
(303.03mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1943
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1975
Jun 1924–May 1929
60-Month
257.21"
(6,533.13mm)
258.41"
(6,563.61mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1944
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1976

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/