Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, January 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1950
1-Month
12.94"
(328.68mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1949 1986
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1937
Dec 1949–Jan 1950
2-Month
18.35"
(466.09mm)
9.83"
(249.68mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1949 1986
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1937
Nov 1949–Jan 1950
3-Month
19.62"
(498.35mm)
13.89"
(352.81mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1948 1914
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1949
Oct 1949–Jan 1950
4-Month
25.95"
(659.13mm)
16.96"
(430.78mm)
8.99"
(228.35mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1940
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1937
Sep 1949–Jan 1950
5-Month
28.01"
(711.45mm)
20.36"
(517.14mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1948 1940
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1937
Aug 1949–Jan 1950
6-Month
32.45"
(824.23mm)
24.21"
(614.93mm)
8.24"
(209.30mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1948 1940
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1916
Jul 1949–Jan 1950
7-Month
38.22"
(970.79mm)
28.60"
(726.44mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1940
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1916
Jun 1949–Jan 1950
8-Month
45.00"
(1,143.00mm)
32.90"
(835.66mm)
12.10"
(307.34mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1950
May 1949–Jan 1950
9-Month
48.89"
(1,241.81mm)
37.32"
(947.93mm)
11.57"
(293.88mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1914
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1916
Apr 1949–Jan 1950
10-Month
52.79"
(1,340.87mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Mar 1949–Jan 1950
11-Month
58.47"
(1,485.14mm)
47.26"
(1,200.40mm)
11.21"
(284.74mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Feb 1949–Jan 1950
12-Month
62.00"
(1,574.80mm)
51.73"
(1,313.94mm)
10.27"
(260.86mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1974
Aug 1948–Jan 1950
18-Month
94.49"
(2,400.05mm)
75.95"
(1,929.13mm)
18.54"
(470.92mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1942
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Feb 1948–Jan 1950
24-Month
124.22"
(3,155.19mm)
103.51"
(2,629.15mm)
20.71"
(526.04mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1949 1942
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 1947–Jan 1950
36-Month
164.36"
(4,174.74mm)
155.17"
(3,941.32mm)
9.19"
(233.42mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1949 1944
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2020
Feb 1946–Jan 1950
48-Month
218.52"
(5,550.41mm)
206.83"
(5,253.48mm)
11.69"
(296.93mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1949 1944
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1976
Feb 1945–Jan 1950
60-Month
280.22"
(7,117.59mm)
258.39"
(6,563.11mm)
21.83"
(554.48mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1944
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/