Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, December 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1942
1-Month
7.79"
(197.87mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1990
Nov–Dec 1942
2-Month
10.59"
(268.99mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1917
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1948
Oct–Dec 1942
3-Month
13.66"
(346.96mm)
12.03"
(305.56mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1990
Sep–Dec 1942
4-Month
16.47"
(418.34mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1941 1939
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1957
Aug–Dec 1942
5-Month
23.05"
(585.47mm)
19.28"
(489.71mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1941 1953
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1926
Jul–Dec 1942
6-Month
27.57"
(700.28mm)
23.66"
(600.96mm)
3.91"
(99.32mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1941 1939
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1972
Jun–Dec 1942
7-Month
31.25"
(793.75mm)
27.89"
(708.41mm)
3.36"
(85.34mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1941 1953
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1926
May–Dec 1942
8-Month
34.21"
(868.93mm)
32.34"
(821.44mm)
1.87"
(47.49mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1941 1913
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2009
Apr–Dec 1942
9-Month
36.94"
(938.28mm)
36.85"
(935.99mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1979
Ties: 1986
Mar–Dec 1942
10-Month
41.89"
(1,064.01mm)
42.30"
(1,074.42mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1973
Ties: 1944
Feb–Dec 1942
11-Month
45.90"
(1,165.86mm)
46.75"
(1,187.45mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2018
Ties: 1946
Jan–Dec 1942
12-Month
49.72"
(1,262.89mm)
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2018
Jul 1941–Dec 1942
18-Month
71.62"
(1,819.15mm)
75.36"
(1,914.14mm)
-3.74"
(-94.99mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1973
Jan 1941–Dec 1942
24-Month
86.16"
(2,188.46mm)
103.36"
(2,625.34mm)
-17.20"
(-436.88mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jan 1940–Dec 1942
36-Month
129.36"
(3,285.74mm)
155.12"
(3,940.05mm)
-25.76"
(-654.31mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1943
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Jan 1939–Dec 1942
48-Month
180.29"
(4,579.37mm)
206.81"
(5,252.97mm)
-26.52"
(-673.60mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1941 1943
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1975
Jan 1938–Dec 1942
60-Month
229.94"
(5,840.48mm)
258.46"
(6,564.88mm)
-28.52"
(-724.40mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1943
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/