Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, December 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1949
1-Month
5.41"
(137.41mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1990
Ties: 1959
Nov–Dec 1949
2-Month
6.68"
(169.67mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1943 1917
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1948
Oct–Dec 1949
3-Month
13.01"
(330.45mm)
12.03"
(305.56mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1990
Ties: 1929
Sep–Dec 1949
4-Month
15.07"
(382.78mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1947 1939
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1957
Ties: 1898
Aug–Dec 1949
5-Month
19.51"
(495.55mm)
19.28"
(489.71mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1947 1953
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1926
Ties: 1905
Jul–Dec 1949
6-Month
25.28"
(642.11mm)
23.66"
(600.96mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1947 1939
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1972
Jun–Dec 1949
7-Month
32.06"
(814.32mm)
27.89"
(708.41mm)
4.17"
(105.91mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1948 1953
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1926
May–Dec 1949
8-Month
35.95"
(913.13mm)
32.34"
(821.44mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1948 1913
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2009
Apr–Dec 1949
9-Month
39.85"
(1,012.19mm)
36.85"
(935.99mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1979
Mar–Dec 1949
10-Month
45.53"
(1,156.46mm)
42.30"
(1,074.42mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1973
Feb–Dec 1949
11-Month
49.06"
(1,246.12mm)
46.75"
(1,187.45mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1947 2007
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Jan–Dec 1949
12-Month
57.72"
(1,466.09mm)
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
6.08"
(154.43mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Jul 1948–Dec 1949
18-Month
86.47"
(2,196.34mm)
75.36"
(1,914.14mm)
11.11"
(282.20mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1973
Jan 1948–Dec 1949
24-Month
115.45"
(2,932.43mm)
103.36"
(2,625.34mm)
12.09"
(307.09mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jan 1947–Dec 1949
36-Month
159.68"
(4,055.87mm)
155.12"
(3,940.05mm)
4.56"
(115.82mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1948 1943
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1975
Jan 1946–Dec 1949
48-Month
213.94"
(5,434.08mm)
206.81"
(5,252.97mm)
7.13"
(181.11mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1943
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1975
Jan 1945–Dec 1949
60-Month
271.47"
(6,895.34mm)
258.46"
(6,564.88mm)
13.01"
(330.46mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1943
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1975

Citing This Page

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