Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, January 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1974
1-Month
9.63"
(244.60mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
4.74"
(120.39mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1986
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1937
Dec 1973–Jan 1974
2-Month
14.99"
(380.75mm)
9.83"
(249.68mm)
5.16"
(131.07mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1986
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1937
Nov 1973–Jan 1974
3-Month
23.57"
(598.68mm)
13.89"
(352.81mm)
9.68"
(245.87mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1914
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1949
Oct 1973–Jan 1974
4-Month
26.83"
(681.48mm)
16.96"
(430.78mm)
9.87"
(250.70mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1940
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1937
Sep 1973–Jan 1974
5-Month
29.93"
(760.22mm)
20.36"
(517.14mm)
9.57"
(243.08mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1940
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1937
Aug 1973–Jan 1974
6-Month
32.47"
(824.74mm)
24.21"
(614.93mm)
8.26"
(209.81mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1973 1940
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1916
Jul 1973–Jan 1974
7-Month
37.41"
(950.21mm)
28.60"
(726.44mm)
8.81"
(223.77mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1940
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1916
Ties: 1949
Jun 1973–Jan 1974
8-Month
42.06"
(1,068.32mm)
32.90"
(835.66mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1950
May 1973–Jan 1974
9-Month
49.56"
(1,258.82mm)
37.32"
(947.93mm)
12.24"
(310.89mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1914
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1916
Apr 1973–Jan 1974
10-Month
56.27"
(1,429.26mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
14.45"
(367.03mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Mar 1973–Jan 1974
11-Month
66.77"
(1,695.96mm)
47.26"
(1,200.40mm)
19.51"
(495.56mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Feb 1973–Jan 1974
12-Month
70.60"
(1,793.24mm)
51.73"
(1,313.94mm)
18.87"
(479.30mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Aug 1972–Jan 1974
18-Month
102.19"
(2,595.63mm)
75.95"
(1,929.13mm)
26.24"
(666.50mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1942
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Feb 1972–Jan 1974
24-Month
130.41"
(3,312.41mm)
103.51"
(2,629.15mm)
26.90"
(683.26mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1942
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 1971–Jan 1974
36-Month
183.35"
(4,657.09mm)
155.17"
(3,941.32mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1973 1944
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 1970–Jan 1974
48-Month
235.56"
(5,983.22mm)
206.83"
(5,253.48mm)
28.73"
(729.74mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1973 1944
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1976
Feb 1969–Jan 1974
60-Month
283.00"
(7,188.20mm)
258.39"
(6,563.11mm)
24.61"
(625.09mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1973 1944
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/