Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1952
1-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1951 1941
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1983
Apr–May 1952
2-Month
5.95"
(151.13mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
-3.01"
(-76.45mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1983
Mar–May 1952
3-Month
12.94"
(328.68mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1951 1941
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1973
Feb–May 1952
4-Month
16.27"
(413.26mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
-2.59"
(-65.78mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1973
Jan–May 1952
5-Month
21.97"
(558.04mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1943 1941
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1950
Dec 1951–May 1952
6-Month
30.66"
(778.76mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
1.97"
(50.03mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1951 1941
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Nov 1951–May 1952
7-Month
37.47"
(951.74mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1951 1941
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1973
Oct 1951–May 1952
8-Month
40.01"
(1,016.25mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
4.19"
(106.42mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1951 1941
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1973
Sep 1951–May 1952
9-Month
44.47"
(1,129.54mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1951 1941
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1973
Aug 1951–May 1952
10-Month
46.50"
(1,181.10mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1941
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1973
Jul 1951–May 1952
11-Month
50.86"
(1,291.84mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1973
Ties: 2004
Jun 1951–May 1952
12-Month
57.02"
(1,448.31mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
5.26"
(133.61mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1941
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1973
Dec 1950–May 1952
18-Month
85.10"
(2,161.54mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1974
Jun 1950–May 1952
24-Month
113.14"
(2,873.76mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
9.66"
(245.37mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1974
Jun 1949–May 1952
36-Month
178.86"
(4,543.04mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
23.63"
(600.20mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1950 1942
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1975
Jun 1948–May 1952
48-Month
236.53"
(6,007.86mm)
206.86"
(5,254.24mm)
29.67"
(753.62mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1951 1943
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Jun 1947–May 1952
60-Month
284.36"
(7,222.74mm)
258.41"
(6,563.61mm)
25.95"
(659.13mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1951 1944
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/