Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, October 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1947
1-Month
2.66"
(67.56mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1944 1963
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1925
Sep–Oct 1947
2-Month
4.62"
(117.35mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1941 1963
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2009
Aug–Oct 1947
3-Month
7.83"
(198.88mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1940 1953
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2009
Jul–Oct 1947
4-Month
11.27"
(286.26mm)
14.67"
(372.62mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1940 1953
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2009
Jun–Oct 1947
5-Month
15.04"
(382.02mm)
18.90"
(480.06mm)
-3.86"
(-98.04mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1931 1953
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1989
May–Oct 1947
6-Month
19.95"
(506.73mm)
23.34"
(592.84mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1940 1897
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2009
Apr–Oct 1947
7-Month
24.06"
(611.12mm)
27.85"
(707.39mm)
-3.79"
(-96.27mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1943 1952
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2009
Ties: 1943
Mar–Oct 1947
8-Month
27.26"
(692.40mm)
33.30"
(845.82mm)
-6.04"
(-153.42mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1941 1987
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2009
Feb–Oct 1947
9-Month
28.90"
(734.06mm)
37.75"
(958.85mm)
-8.85"
(-224.79mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020
Jan–Oct 1947
10-Month
37.16"
(943.86mm)
42.64"
(1,083.06mm)
-5.48"
(-139.20mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1943 2007
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020
Dec 1946–Oct 1947
11-Month
41.10"
(1,043.94mm)
47.58"
(1,208.53mm)
-6.48"
(-164.59mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020
Nov 1946–Oct 1947
12-Month
46.16"
(1,172.46mm)
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
-5.48"
(-139.20mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1943 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1989
May 1946–Oct 1947
18-Month
68.55"
(1,741.17mm)
75.07"
(1,906.78mm)
-6.52"
(-165.61mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Nov 1945–Oct 1947
24-Month
103.58"
(2,630.93mm)
103.37"
(2,625.60mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1944 1941
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020
Nov 1944–Oct 1947
36-Month
158.38"
(4,022.85mm)
155.10"
(3,939.54mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1945 1942
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020
Nov 1943–Oct 1947
48-Month
208.47"
(5,295.14mm)
206.82"
(5,253.23mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1946 1943
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2020
Nov 1942–Oct 1947
60-Month
254.62"
(6,467.35mm)
258.42"
(6,563.87mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1944
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/