Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1960
1-Month
3.16"
(80.26mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-1.28"
(-32.52mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1956 1941
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Apr–May 1960
2-Month
5.44"
(138.18mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
-3.52"
(-89.40mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Mar–May 1960
3-Month
10.27"
(260.86mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1973
Feb–May 1960
4-Month
13.94"
(354.08mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
-4.92"
(-124.96mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1973
Jan–May 1960
5-Month
17.50"
(444.50mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
-6.25"
(-158.75mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1950
Dec 1959–May 1960
6-Month
22.91"
(581.91mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
-5.78"
(-146.82mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1991
Nov 1959–May 1960
7-Month
27.19"
(690.63mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
-5.56"
(-141.22mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1941
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Oct 1959–May 1960
8-Month
31.68"
(804.67mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
-4.14"
(-105.16mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1959 1941
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Sep 1959–May 1960
9-Month
34.42"
(874.27mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
-4.80"
(-121.92mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1959 1941
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Ties: 1985
Aug 1959–May 1960
10-Month
38.69"
(982.73mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
-4.37"
(-110.99mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1959 1941
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Jul 1959–May 1960
11-Month
43.99"
(1,117.35mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
-3.47"
(-88.13mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1959 1941
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Jun 1959–May 1960
12-Month
47.74"
(1,212.60mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
-4.02"
(-102.10mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1959 1941
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Dec 1958–May 1960
18-Month
70.90"
(1,800.86mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
-9.53"
(-242.06mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Jun 1958–May 1960
24-Month
92.59"
(2,351.79mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
-10.89"
(-276.60mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1941
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Jun 1957–May 1960
36-Month
150.03"
(3,810.76mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1956 1942
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1975
Jun 1956–May 1960
48-Month
203.02"
(5,156.71mm)
206.86"
(5,254.24mm)
-3.84"
(-97.53mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1943
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1975
Jun 1955–May 1960
60-Month
252.76"
(6,420.10mm)
258.41"
(6,563.61mm)
-5.65"
(-143.51mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1958 1944
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/