Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1942
1-Month
2.96"
(75.18mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-1.48"
(-37.60mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1983
Apr–May 1942
2-Month
5.69"
(144.53mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
-3.27"
(-83.05mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1983
Mar–May 1942
3-Month
10.64"
(270.26mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
-3.76"
(-95.50mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1973
Feb–May 1942
4-Month
14.65"
(372.11mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
-4.21"
(-106.93mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1973
Jan–May 1942
5-Month
18.47"
(469.14mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
-5.28"
(-134.11mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1950
Dec 1941–May 1942
6-Month
21.63"
(549.40mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
-7.06"
(-179.33mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1991
Nov 1941–May 1942
7-Month
24.48"
(621.79mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
-8.27"
(-210.06mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1973
Oct 1941–May 1942
8-Month
28.24"
(717.30mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
-7.58"
(-192.53mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1973
Sep 1941–May 1942
9-Month
29.03"
(737.36mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
-10.19"
(-258.83mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1973
Aug 1941–May 1942
10-Month
33.41"
(848.61mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
-9.65"
(-245.11mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1973
Jul 1941–May 1942
11-Month
40.37"
(1,025.40mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
-7.09"
(-180.08mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1973
Jun 1941–May 1942
12-Month
43.69"
(1,109.73mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
-8.07"
(-204.97mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1973
Dec 1940–May 1942
18-Month
58.41"
(1,483.61mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
-22.02"
(-559.31mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1974
Jun 1940–May 1942
24-Month
77.35"
(1,964.69mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
-26.13"
(-663.70mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1974
Jun 1939–May 1942
36-Month
118.87"
(3,019.30mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
-36.36"
(-923.54mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1942
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1975
Jun 1938–May 1942
48-Month
174.52"
(4,432.81mm)
206.86"
(5,254.24mm)
-32.34"
(-821.43mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1943
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1975
Jun 1937–May 1942
60-Month
225.17"
(5,719.32mm)
258.41"
(6,563.61mm)
-33.24"
(-844.29mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1944
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1976

Citing This Page

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