Climate at a Glance

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, December 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1971
1-Month
5.77"
(146.56mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1990
Nov–Dec 1971
2-Month
7.81"
(198.37mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1970 1917
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1948
Ties: 2014
Oct–Dec 1971
3-Month
10.16"
(258.06mm)
12.03"
(305.56mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1990
Sep–Dec 1971
4-Month
13.58"
(344.93mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1965 1939
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1957
Aug–Dec 1971
5-Month
18.64"
(473.46mm)
19.28"
(489.71mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1953
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1926
Jul–Dec 1971
6-Month
24.90"
(632.46mm)
23.66"
(600.96mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1970 1939
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1972
Jun–Dec 1971
7-Month
28.73"
(729.74mm)
27.89"
(708.41mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1968 1953
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1926
May–Dec 1971
8-Month
33.15"
(842.01mm)
32.34"
(821.44mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1970 1913
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2009
Apr–Dec 1971
9-Month
36.27"
(921.26mm)
36.85"
(935.99mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1979
Mar–Dec 1971
10-Month
40.05"
(1,017.27mm)
42.30"
(1,074.42mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Feb–Dec 1971
11-Month
46.11"
(1,171.19mm)
46.75"
(1,187.45mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1969 2007
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2018
Jan–Dec 1971
12-Month
50.44"
(1,281.18mm)
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2018
Jul 1970–Dec 1971
18-Month
73.69"
(1,871.73mm)
75.36"
(1,914.14mm)
-1.67"
(-42.41mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Jan 1970–Dec 1971
24-Month
100.28"
(2,547.11mm)
103.36"
(2,625.34mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1973
Jan 1969–Dec 1971
36-Month
150.33"
(3,818.38mm)
155.12"
(3,940.05mm)
-4.79"
(-121.67mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1943
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1975
Jan 1968–Dec 1971
48-Month
194.77"
(4,947.16mm)
206.81"
(5,252.97mm)
-12.04"
(-305.81mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1968 1943
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1975
Jan 1967–Dec 1971
60-Month
248.23"
(6,305.04mm)
258.46"
(6,564.88mm)
-10.23"
(-259.84mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1970 1943
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1975

Citing This Page

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