Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, October 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1956
1-Month
2.42"
(61.47mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1954 1963
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1925
Ties: 1934
Sep–Oct 1956
2-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1953 1963
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Aug–Oct 1956
3-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-3.14"
(-79.75mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1953 1953
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Jul–Oct 1956
4-Month
11.47"
(291.34mm)
14.67"
(372.62mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1954 1953
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Ties: 1968
Jun–Oct 1956
5-Month
14.70"
(373.38mm)
18.90"
(480.06mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1954 1953
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1989
May–Oct 1956
6-Month
17.79"
(451.87mm)
23.34"
(592.84mm)
-5.55"
(-140.97mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1954 1897
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Apr–Oct 1956
7-Month
23.64"
(600.46mm)
27.85"
(707.39mm)
-4.21"
(-106.93mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1952
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Mar–Oct 1956
8-Month
27.80"
(706.12mm)
33.30"
(845.82mm)
-5.50"
(-139.70mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1954 1987
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Feb–Oct 1956
9-Month
37.60"
(955.04mm)
37.75"
(958.85mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2018
Jan–Oct 1956
10-Month
42.49"
(1,079.25mm)
42.64"
(1,083.06mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1989
Dec 1955–Oct 1956
11-Month
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
47.58"
(1,208.53mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1979
Nov 1955–Oct 1956
12-Month
48.68"
(1,236.47mm)
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
-2.96"
(-75.19mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1989
May 1955–Oct 1956
18-Month
69.49"
(1,765.05mm)
75.07"
(1,906.78mm)
-5.58"
(-141.73mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Nov 1954–Oct 1956
24-Month
101.05"
(2,566.67mm)
103.37"
(2,625.60mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1955 1941
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1950
Nov 1953–Oct 1956
36-Month
144.71"
(3,675.63mm)
155.10"
(3,939.54mm)
-10.39"
(-263.91mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1942
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1975
Nov 1952–Oct 1956
48-Month
192.23"
(4,882.64mm)
206.82"
(5,253.23mm)
-14.59"
(-370.59mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1944 1943
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1975
Nov 1951–Oct 1956
60-Month
242.84"
(6,168.14mm)
258.42"
(6,563.87mm)
-15.58"
(-395.73mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1945 1944
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/