Climate at a Glance

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, October 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1973
1-Month
3.26"
(82.80mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1971 1963
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1925
Ties: 2008
Sep–Oct 1973
2-Month
6.36"
(161.54mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1971 1963
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2009
Aug–Oct 1973
3-Month
8.90"
(226.06mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1968 1953
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2009
Jul–Oct 1973
4-Month
13.84"
(351.54mm)
14.66"
(372.36mm)
-0.82"
(-20.82mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1969 1953
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2009
Jun–Oct 1973
5-Month
18.49"
(469.65mm)
18.90"
(480.06mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1969 1953
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1989
May–Oct 1973
6-Month
25.99"
(660.15mm)
23.34"
(592.84mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1971 1897
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2009
Apr–Oct 1973
7-Month
32.70"
(830.58mm)
27.85"
(707.39mm)
4.85"
(123.19mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1952
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2009
Mar–Oct 1973
8-Month
43.20"
(1,097.28mm)
33.30"
(845.82mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1987
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Feb–Oct 1973
9-Month
47.03"
(1,194.56mm)
37.75"
(958.85mm)
9.28"
(235.71mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 2007
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Oct 1973
10-Month
51.41"
(1,305.81mm)
42.64"
(1,083.06mm)
8.77"
(222.75mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 2007
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1989
Dec 1972–Oct 1973
11-Month
59.95"
(1,522.73mm)
47.58"
(1,208.53mm)
12.37"
(314.20mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 2007
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1979
Nov 1972–Oct 1973
12-Month
65.33"
(1,659.38mm)
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
13.69"
(347.72mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1989
May 1972–Oct 1973
18-Month
93.75"
(2,381.25mm)
75.07"
(1,906.78mm)
18.68"
(474.47mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1971–Oct 1973
24-Month
121.48"
(3,085.59mm)
103.37"
(2,625.60mm)
18.11"
(459.99mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 1941
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1950
Nov 1970–Oct 1973
36-Month
170.98"
(4,342.89mm)
155.10"
(3,939.54mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1972 1942
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1975
Nov 1969–Oct 1973
48-Month
225.62"
(5,730.75mm)
206.82"
(5,253.23mm)
18.80"
(477.52mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1943
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1975
Nov 1968–Oct 1973
60-Month
272.32"
(6,916.93mm)
258.42"
(6,563.87mm)
13.90"
(353.06mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1972 1944
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/