Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1985
1-Month
3.52"
(89.41mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1977 1941
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Apr–May 1985
2-Month
6.78"
(172.21mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Mar–May 1985
3-Month
9.62"
(244.35mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
-4.78"
(-121.41mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Feb–May 1985
4-Month
13.37"
(339.60mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
-5.49"
(-139.44mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Jan–May 1985
5-Month
16.40"
(416.56mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
-7.35"
(-186.69mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1950
Dec 1984–May 1985
6-Month
19.82"
(503.43mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
-8.87"
(-225.30mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Nov 1984–May 1985
7-Month
26.05"
(661.67mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
-6.70"
(-170.18mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Oct 1984–May 1985
8-Month
33.12"
(841.25mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Sep 1984–May 1985
9-Month
34.42"
(874.27mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
-4.80"
(-121.92mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Ties: 1960
Aug 1984–May 1985
10-Month
37.04"
(940.82mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
-6.02"
(-152.90mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Jul 1984–May 1985
11-Month
43.12"
(1,095.25mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
-4.34"
(-110.23mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Ties: 2006
Jun 1984–May 1985
12-Month
45.71"
(1,161.03mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
-6.05"
(-153.67mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Dec 1983–May 1985
18-Month
79.82"
(2,027.43mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
Jun 1983–May 1985
24-Month
100.45"
(2,551.43mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
Jun 1982–May 1985
36-Month
160.84"
(4,085.34mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
5.61"
(142.50mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1983 1942
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1975
Jun 1981–May 1985
48-Month
213.30"
(5,417.82mm)
206.86"
(5,254.24mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1943
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1975
Jun 1980–May 1985
60-Month
251.49"
(6,387.85mm)
258.41"
(6,563.61mm)
-6.92"
(-175.76mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1971 1944
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 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/