Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1971
1-Month
4.42"
(112.27mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1983
Ties: 2001
Apr–May 1971
2-Month
7.54"
(191.52mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
-1.42"
(-36.06mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1962 1941
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1983
Mar–May 1971
3-Month
11.32"
(287.53mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Feb–May 1971
4-Month
17.38"
(441.45mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Jan–May 1971
5-Month
21.71"
(551.43mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1950
Dec 1970–May 1971
6-Month
26.22"
(665.99mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1991
Nov 1970–May 1971
7-Month
28.58"
(725.93mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
-4.17"
(-105.92mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1966 1941
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Oct 1970–May 1971
8-Month
33.88"
(860.55mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Sep 1970–May 1971
9-Month
37.83"
(960.88mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1973
Aug 1970–May 1971
10-Month
42.30"
(1,074.42mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1973
Jul 1970–May 1971
11-Month
44.96"
(1,141.98mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Jun 1970–May 1971
12-Month
51.04"
(1,296.42mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
-0.72"
(-18.28mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1973
Dec 1969–May 1971
18-Month
79.64"
(2,022.86mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1974
Jun 1969–May 1971
24-Month
100.59"
(2,554.99mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
-2.89"
(-73.40mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1974
Jun 1968–May 1971
36-Month
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
-11.19"
(-284.22mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1942
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1975
Jun 1967–May 1971
48-Month
198.96"
(5,053.58mm)
206.86"
(5,254.24mm)
-7.90"
(-200.66mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1970 1943
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1975
Jun 1966–May 1971
60-Month
247.48"
(6,285.99mm)
258.41"
(6,563.61mm)
-10.93"
(-277.62mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1970 1944
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/