Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, October 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1948
1-Month
2.18"
(55.37mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1944 1963
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1925
Sep–Oct 1948
2-Month
5.33"
(135.38mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1947 1963
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2009
Aug–Oct 1948
3-Month
7.40"
(187.96mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1940 1953
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2009
Jul–Oct 1948
4-Month
12.32"
(312.93mm)
14.66"
(372.36mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1947 1953
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2009
Jun–Oct 1948
5-Month
15.58"
(395.73mm)
18.90"
(480.06mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1953
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1989
May–Oct 1948
6-Month
18.49"
(469.65mm)
23.34"
(592.84mm)
-4.85"
(-123.19mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1940 1897
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2009
Apr–Oct 1948
7-Month
21.35"
(542.29mm)
27.85"
(707.39mm)
-6.50"
(-165.10mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1931 1952
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2009
Mar–Oct 1948
8-Month
28.39"
(721.11mm)
33.30"
(845.82mm)
-4.91"
(-124.71mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1947 1987
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2009
Feb–Oct 1948
9-Month
37.13"
(943.10mm)
37.75"
(958.85mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1947 2007
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Jan–Oct 1948
10-Month
41.30"
(1,049.02mm)
42.64"
(1,083.06mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1947 2007
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1989
Dec 1947–Oct 1948
11-Month
43.86"
(1,114.04mm)
47.58"
(1,208.53mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1947 2007
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1979
Nov 1947–Oct 1948
12-Month
48.37"
(1,228.60mm)
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1989
May 1947–Oct 1948
18-Month
68.32"
(1,735.33mm)
75.07"
(1,906.78mm)
-6.75"
(-171.45mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Nov 1946–Oct 1948
24-Month
94.53"
(2,401.06mm)
103.37"
(2,625.60mm)
-8.84"
(-224.54mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1943 1941
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1950
Nov 1945–Oct 1948
36-Month
151.95"
(3,859.53mm)
155.10"
(3,939.54mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1945 1942
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1975
Nov 1944–Oct 1948
48-Month
206.75"
(5,251.45mm)
206.82"
(5,253.23mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1943
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1975
Nov 1943–Oct 1948
60-Month
256.84"
(6,523.74mm)
258.42"
(6,563.87mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1947 1944
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 16, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/