Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, March 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1970
1-Month
4.36"
(110.74mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1969 1910
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1975
Feb–Mar 1970
2-Month
8.27"
(210.06mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1975
Jan–Mar 1970
3-Month
10.23"
(259.84mm)
14.79"
(375.67mm)
-4.56"
(-115.83mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1967 1941
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1950
Dec 1969–Mar 1970
4-Month
18.32"
(465.33mm)
19.73"
(501.14mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1969 1986
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1950
Nov 1969–Mar 1970
5-Month
21.90"
(556.26mm)
23.79"
(604.27mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1962
Oct 1969–Mar 1970
6-Month
24.21"
(614.93mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2020
Sep 1969–Mar 1970
7-Month
27.20"
(690.88mm)
30.26"
(768.60mm)
-3.06"
(-77.72mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Aug 1969–Mar 1970
8-Month
31.58"
(802.13mm)
34.11"
(866.39mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1909
Jul 1969–Mar 1970
9-Month
34.86"
(885.44mm)
38.51"
(978.15mm)
-3.65"
(-92.71mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jun 1969–Mar 1970
10-Month
39.27"
(997.46mm)
42.80"
(1,087.12mm)
-3.53"
(-89.66mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
May 1969–Mar 1970
11-Month
42.25"
(1,073.15mm)
47.22"
(1,199.39mm)
-4.97"
(-126.24mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Apr 1969–Mar 1970
12-Month
48.13"
(1,222.50mm)
51.72"
(1,313.69mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Oct 1968–Mar 1970
18-Month
71.67"
(1,820.42mm)
78.59"
(1,996.19mm)
-6.92"
(-175.77mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2020
Apr 1968–Mar 1970
24-Month
93.28"
(2,369.31mm)
103.43"
(2,627.12mm)
-10.15"
(-257.81mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1941
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Apr 1967–Mar 1970
36-Month
148.60"
(3,774.44mm)
155.12"
(3,940.05mm)
-6.52"
(-165.61mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1969 1942
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2020
Apr 1966–Mar 1970
48-Month
195.64"
(4,969.26mm)
206.75"
(5,251.45mm)
-11.11"
(-282.19mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1969 1943
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1976
Apr 1965–Mar 1970
60-Month
236.20"
(5,999.48mm)
258.28"
(6,560.31mm)
-22.08"
(-560.83mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1945 1944
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/