Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1962
1-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-2.18"
(-55.38mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1951 1941
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Apr–May 1962
2-Month
7.17"
(182.12mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
-1.79"
(-45.46mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Mar–May 1962
3-Month
12.65"
(321.31mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1973
Ties: 2014
Feb–May 1962
4-Month
21.33"
(541.78mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1973
Jan–May 1962
5-Month
28.47"
(723.14mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1950
Dec 1961–May 1962
6-Month
37.08"
(941.83mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
8.39"
(213.10mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Nov 1961–May 1962
7-Month
42.15"
(1,070.61mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1973
Oct 1961–May 1962
8-Month
44.10"
(1,120.14mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1973
Sep 1961–May 1962
9-Month
45.84"
(1,164.34mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
6.62"
(168.15mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1973
Aug 1961–May 1962
10-Month
49.02"
(1,245.11mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
5.96"
(151.39mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1973
Jul 1961–May 1962
11-Month
53.78"
(1,366.01mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1973
Ties: 1946
Jun 1961–May 1962
12-Month
59.07"
(1,500.38mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
7.31"
(185.68mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1973
Ties: 1946
Dec 1960–May 1962
18-Month
86.84"
(2,205.74mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
6.41"
(162.82mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
Jun 1960–May 1962
24-Month
110.42"
(2,804.67mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
Jun 1959–May 1962
36-Month
158.16"
(4,017.26mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1961 1942
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1975
Jun 1958–May 1962
48-Month
203.01"
(5,156.45mm)
206.86"
(5,254.24mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1961 1943
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1975
Jun 1957–May 1962
60-Month
260.45"
(6,615.43mm)
258.41"
(6,563.61mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1961 1944
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/