Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, March 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1983
1-Month
3.29"
(83.57mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1969 1910
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1975
Feb–Mar 1983
2-Month
6.78"
(172.21mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1978 1941
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1975
Jan–Mar 1983
3-Month
9.23"
(234.44mm)
14.79"
(375.67mm)
-5.56"
(-141.23mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1950
Dec 1982–Mar 1983
4-Month
17.87"
(453.90mm)
19.73"
(501.14mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1981 1986
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1950
Nov 1982–Mar 1983
5-Month
23.47"
(596.14mm)
23.79"
(604.27mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1962
Oct 1982–Mar 1983
6-Month
25.86"
(656.84mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2020
Sep 1982–Mar 1983
7-Month
29.28"
(743.71mm)
30.26"
(768.60mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Aug 1982–Mar 1983
8-Month
34.47"
(875.54mm)
34.11"
(866.39mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jul 1982–Mar 1983
9-Month
39.51"
(1,003.55mm)
38.51"
(978.15mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1982–Mar 1983
10-Month
42.62"
(1,082.55mm)
42.80"
(1,087.12mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
May 1982–Mar 1983
11-Month
46.28"
(1,175.51mm)
47.22"
(1,199.39mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Apr 1982–Mar 1983
12-Month
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
51.72"
(1,313.69mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Oct 1981–Mar 1983
18-Month
77.79"
(1,975.87mm)
78.59"
(1,996.19mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2020
Apr 1981–Mar 1983
24-Month
103.68"
(2,633.47mm)
103.43"
(2,627.12mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2020
Apr 1980–Mar 1983
36-Month
142.18"
(3,611.37mm)
155.12"
(3,940.05mm)
-12.94"
(-328.68mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1955 1942
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2020
Apr 1979–Mar 1983
48-Month
207.52"
(5,271.01mm)
206.75"
(5,251.45mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1972 1943
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1976
Apr 1978–Mar 1983
60-Month
262.66"
(6,671.56mm)
258.28"
(6,560.31mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1981 1944
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/