Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, April 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1970
1-Month
7.45"
(189.23mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1969 1915
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2011
Mar–Apr 1970
2-Month
11.81"
(299.97mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1969 1915
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1897
Feb–Apr 1970
3-Month
15.72"
(399.29mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1969 1915
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1897
Jan–Apr 1970
4-Month
17.68"
(449.07mm)
19.30"
(490.22mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1986
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1994
Dec 1969–Apr 1970
5-Month
25.77"
(654.56mm)
24.25"
(615.95mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1969 1986
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1994
Nov 1969–Apr 1970
6-Month
29.35"
(745.49mm)
28.31"
(719.07mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1969 1986
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Oct 1969–Apr 1970
7-Month
31.66"
(804.16mm)
31.38"
(797.05mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1973
Sep 1969–Apr 1970
8-Month
34.65"
(880.11mm)
34.78"
(883.41mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Aug 1969–Apr 1970
9-Month
39.03"
(991.36mm)
38.62"
(980.95mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Jul 1969–Apr 1970
10-Month
42.31"
(1,074.67mm)
43.02"
(1,092.71mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1973
Jun 1969–Apr 1970
11-Month
46.72"
(1,186.69mm)
47.31"
(1,201.67mm)
-0.59"
(-14.98mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
May 1969–Apr 1970
12-Month
49.70"
(1,262.38mm)
51.74"
(1,314.20mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Nov 1968–Apr 1970
18-Month
76.05"
(1,931.67mm)
80.03"
(2,032.76mm)
-3.98"
(-101.09mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1974
May 1968–Apr 1970
24-Month
95.45"
(2,424.43mm)
103.45"
(2,627.63mm)
-8.00"
(-203.20mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1967 1942
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
May 1967–Apr 1970
36-Month
152.59"
(3,875.79mm)
155.19"
(3,941.83mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1942
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1975
May 1966–Apr 1970
48-Month
198.21"
(5,034.53mm)
206.79"
(5,252.47mm)
-8.58"
(-217.94mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1943
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1975
May 1965–Apr 1970
60-Month
239.05"
(6,071.87mm)
258.33"
(6,561.58mm)
-19.28"
(-489.71mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1967 1944
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/