Climate at a Glance

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, October 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1953
1-Month
0.76"
(19.30mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1938 1963
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1925
Sep–Oct 1953
2-Month
2.73"
(69.34mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1939 1963
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2009
Ties: 1904
Aug–Oct 1953
3-Month
3.93"
(99.82mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-6.35"
(-161.29mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1953
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2009
Jul–Oct 1953
4-Month
8.97"
(227.84mm)
14.67"
(372.62mm)
-5.70"
(-144.78mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1953
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2009
Jun–Oct 1953
5-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
18.90"
(480.06mm)
-7.15"
(-181.61mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1953
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1989
May–Oct 1953
6-Month
17.90"
(454.66mm)
23.34"
(592.84mm)
-5.44"
(-138.18mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1952 1897
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2009
Apr–Oct 1953
7-Month
23.27"
(591.06mm)
27.85"
(707.39mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1952 1952
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2009
Ties: 1895
Mar–Oct 1953
8-Month
29.13"
(739.90mm)
33.30"
(845.82mm)
-4.17"
(-105.92mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1987
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2009
Feb–Oct 1953
9-Month
34.93"
(887.22mm)
37.75"
(958.85mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1952 2007
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
Jan–Oct 1953
10-Month
40.34"
(1,024.64mm)
42.64"
(1,083.06mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1952 2007
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1989
Dec 1952–Oct 1953
11-Month
43.92"
(1,115.57mm)
47.58"
(1,208.53mm)
-3.66"
(-92.96mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1952 2007
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1979
Ties: 1958
Nov 1952–Oct 1953
12-Month
47.52"
(1,207.01mm)
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
-4.12"
(-104.65mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1989
Ties: 1908
May 1952–Oct 1953
18-Month
63.96"
(1,624.58mm)
75.07"
(1,906.78mm)
-11.11"
(-282.20mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Nov 1951–Oct 1953
24-Month
98.13"
(2,492.50mm)
103.37"
(2,625.60mm)
-5.24"
(-133.10mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1950
Nov 1950–Oct 1953
36-Month
150.56"
(3,824.22mm)
155.10"
(3,939.54mm)
-4.54"
(-115.32mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1944 1942
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1975
Nov 1949–Oct 1953
48-Month
214.14"
(5,439.16mm)
206.82"
(5,253.23mm)
7.32"
(185.93mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1943
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1975
Nov 1948–Oct 1953
60-Month
281.61"
(7,152.89mm)
258.42"
(6,563.87mm)
23.19"
(589.02mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1951 1944
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/