Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1949
1-Month
3.89"
(98.81mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Apr–May 1949
2-Month
7.79"
(197.87mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
-1.17"
(-29.71mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Mar–May 1949
3-Month
13.47"
(342.14mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1973
Ties: 1905
Feb–May 1949
4-Month
17.00"
(431.80mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1973
Jan–May 1949
5-Month
25.66"
(651.76mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1950
Dec 1948–May 1949
6-Month
31.61"
(802.89mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
2.92"
(74.16mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1991
Nov 1948–May 1949
7-Month
42.09"
(1,069.09mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
9.34"
(237.24mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1973
Oct 1948–May 1949
8-Month
44.27"
(1,124.46mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
8.45"
(214.63mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1973
Sep 1948–May 1949
9-Month
47.42"
(1,204.47mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
8.20"
(208.28mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1973
Aug 1948–May 1949
10-Month
49.49"
(1,257.05mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
6.43"
(163.33mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1973
Jul 1948–May 1949
11-Month
54.41"
(1,382.01mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1973
Jun 1948–May 1949
12-Month
57.67"
(1,464.82mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
5.91"
(150.12mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1973
Dec 1947–May 1949
18-Month
85.95"
(2,183.13mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Jun 1947–May 1949
24-Month
105.50"
(2,679.70mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1974
Jun 1946–May 1949
36-Month
153.65"
(3,902.71mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1945 1942
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1975
Jun 1945–May 1949
48-Month
212.72"
(5,403.09mm)
206.86"
(5,254.24mm)
5.86"
(148.85mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1948 1943
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1975
Jun 1944–May 1949
60-Month
265.85"
(6,752.59mm)
258.41"
(6,563.61mm)
7.44"
(188.98mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1944
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/