Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, October 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1959
1-Month
4.49"
(114.05mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
1.46"
(37.09mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1958 1963
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1925
Sep–Oct 1959
2-Month
7.23"
(183.64mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1958 1963
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2009
Ties: 1915
Aug–Oct 1959
3-Month
11.50"
(292.10mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1958 1953
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2009
Jul–Oct 1959
4-Month
16.80"
(426.72mm)
14.67"
(372.62mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1958 1953
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2009
Jun–Oct 1959
5-Month
20.55"
(521.97mm)
18.90"
(480.06mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1958 1953
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1989
May–Oct 1959
6-Month
24.79"
(629.67mm)
23.34"
(592.84mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1958 1897
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2009
Apr–Oct 1959
7-Month
28.61"
(726.69mm)
27.85"
(707.39mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1952
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Mar–Oct 1959
8-Month
32.73"
(831.34mm)
33.30"
(845.82mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1956 1987
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Feb–Oct 1959
9-Month
37.29"
(947.17mm)
37.75"
(958.85mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1958 2007
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2018
Jan–Oct 1959
10-Month
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
42.64"
(1,083.06mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1958 2007
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1989
Dec 1958–Oct 1959
11-Month
43.71"
(1,110.23mm)
47.58"
(1,208.53mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Nov 1958–Oct 1959
12-Month
47.59"
(1,208.79mm)
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1989
May 1958–Oct 1959
18-Month
69.87"
(1,774.70mm)
75.07"
(1,906.78mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Nov 1957–Oct 1959
24-Month
101.23"
(2,571.24mm)
103.37"
(2,625.60mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1941
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1950
Nov 1956–Oct 1959
36-Month
161.13"
(4,092.70mm)
155.10"
(3,939.54mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1957 1942
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1975
Nov 1955–Oct 1959
48-Month
209.81"
(5,329.17mm)
206.82"
(5,253.23mm)
2.99"
(75.94mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1957 1943
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1975
Nov 1954–Oct 1959
60-Month
262.18"
(6,659.37mm)
258.42"
(6,563.87mm)
3.76"
(95.50mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1958 1944
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/