Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1950
1-Month
6.09"
(154.69mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1983
Apr–May 1950
2-Month
8.28"
(210.31mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Mar–May 1950
3-Month
14.12"
(358.65mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1973
Feb–May 1950
4-Month
20.72"
(526.29mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
1.86"
(47.25mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1973
Jan–May 1950
5-Month
33.66"
(854.96mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
9.91"
(251.71mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1950
Dec 1949–May 1950
6-Month
39.07"
(992.38mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
10.38"
(263.65mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Nov 1949–May 1950
7-Month
40.34"
(1,024.64mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
7.59"
(192.79mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1973
Oct 1949–May 1950
8-Month
46.67"
(1,185.42mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1973
Sep 1949–May 1950
9-Month
48.73"
(1,237.74mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
9.51"
(241.55mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1973
Aug 1949–May 1950
10-Month
53.17"
(1,350.52mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
10.11"
(256.80mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1973
Jul 1949–May 1950
11-Month
58.94"
(1,497.08mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
11.48"
(291.60mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1973
Jun 1949–May 1950
12-Month
65.72"
(1,669.29mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
13.96"
(354.59mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1973
Dec 1948–May 1950
18-Month
97.33"
(2,472.18mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
16.90"
(429.26mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jun 1948–May 1950
24-Month
123.39"
(3,134.11mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
19.91"
(505.72mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jun 1947–May 1950
36-Month
171.22"
(4,348.99mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1949 1942
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1975
Jun 1946–May 1950
48-Month
219.37"
(5,572.00mm)
206.86"
(5,254.24mm)
12.51"
(317.76mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1949 1943
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1975
Jun 1945–May 1950
60-Month
278.44"
(7,072.38mm)
258.41"
(6,563.61mm)
20.03"
(508.77mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1949 1944
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/