Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1961
1-Month
4.45"
(113.03mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Apr–May 1961
2-Month
8.60"
(218.44mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Ties: 1981
Mar–May 1961
3-Month
15.39"
(390.91mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Feb–May 1961
4-Month
22.04"
(559.82mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
3.18"
(80.78mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1973
Jan–May 1961
5-Month
24.41"
(620.01mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1950
Dec 1960–May 1961
6-Month
27.77"
(705.36mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1991
Nov 1960–May 1961
7-Month
31.06"
(788.92mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Oct 1960–May 1961
8-Month
34.49"
(876.05mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Ties: 1970
Sep 1960–May 1961
9-Month
38.60"
(980.44mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Aug 1960–May 1961
10-Month
42.51"
(1,079.75mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Jul 1960–May 1961
11-Month
46.06"
(1,169.92mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Jun 1960–May 1961
12-Month
51.35"
(1,304.29mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Dec 1959–May 1961
18-Month
74.26"
(1,886.20mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
-6.17"
(-156.72mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
Jun 1959–May 1961
24-Month
99.09"
(2,516.89mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
-4.39"
(-111.50mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Jun 1958–May 1961
36-Month
143.94"
(3,656.08mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
-11.29"
(-286.76mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1956 1942
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1975
Jun 1957–May 1961
48-Month
201.38"
(5,115.05mm)
206.86"
(5,254.24mm)
-5.48"
(-139.19mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1957 1943
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1975
Jun 1956–May 1961
60-Month
254.37"
(6,461.00mm)
258.41"
(6,563.61mm)
-4.04"
(-102.61mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1960 1944
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1976
Ties: 1936

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/