Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, October 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1939
1-Month
1.17"
(29.72mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1938 1963
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1925
Sep–Oct 1939
2-Month
2.56"
(65.02mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1897 1963
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009
Aug–Oct 1939
3-Month
5.68"
(144.27mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1897 1953
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009
Jul–Oct 1939
4-Month
9.44"
(239.78mm)
14.66"
(372.36mm)
-5.22"
(-132.58mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1953
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009
Jun–Oct 1939
5-Month
15.82"
(401.83mm)
18.90"
(480.06mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1931 1953
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1989
May–Oct 1939
6-Month
19.38"
(492.25mm)
23.34"
(592.84mm)
-3.96"
(-100.59mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1897
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009
Apr–Oct 1939
7-Month
24.55"
(623.57mm)
27.85"
(707.39mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1936 1952
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009
Mar–Oct 1939
8-Month
29.50"
(749.30mm)
33.30"
(845.82mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1936 1987
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009
Feb–Oct 1939
9-Month
39.60"
(1,005.84mm)
37.75"
(958.85mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1938 2007
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2018
Jan–Oct 1939
10-Month
45.99"
(1,168.15mm)
42.64"
(1,083.06mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1938 2007
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1989
Dec 1938–Oct 1939
11-Month
48.57"
(1,233.68mm)
47.58"
(1,208.53mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1938 2007
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Nov 1938–Oct 1939
12-Month
52.82"
(1,341.63mm)
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1989
May 1938–Oct 1939
18-Month
77.24"
(1,961.90mm)
75.07"
(1,906.78mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Nov 1937–Oct 1939
24-Month
101.29"
(2,572.77mm)
103.37"
(2,625.60mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1941
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1950
Nov 1936–Oct 1939
36-Month
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
155.10"
(3,939.54mm)
5.85"
(148.59mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1938 1942
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1975
Ties: 1957
Nov 1935–Oct 1939
48-Month
204.35"
(5,190.49mm)
206.82"
(5,253.23mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1938 1943
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1975
Nov 1934–Oct 1939
60-Month
254.83"
(6,472.68mm)
258.42"
(6,563.87mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1938 1944
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/