Climate at a Glance

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, October 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1987
1-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1963 1963
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1925
Sep–Oct 1987
2-Month
4.46"
(113.28mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1963
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Aug–Oct 1987
3-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1963 1953
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Jul–Oct 1987
4-Month
10.46"
(265.68mm)
14.66"
(372.36mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1983 1953
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Jun–Oct 1987
5-Month
14.34"
(364.24mm)
18.90"
(480.06mm)
-4.56"
(-115.82mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1983 1953
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1989
May–Oct 1987
6-Month
17.55"
(445.77mm)
23.34"
(592.84mm)
-5.79"
(-147.07mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1954 1897
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Apr–Oct 1987
7-Month
20.43"
(518.92mm)
27.85"
(707.39mm)
-7.42"
(-188.47mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1952 1952
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Mar–Oct 1987
8-Month
23.24"
(590.30mm)
33.30"
(845.82mm)
-10.06"
(-255.52mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1987
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Feb–Oct 1987
9-Month
28.74"
(730.00mm)
37.75"
(958.85mm)
-9.01"
(-228.85mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Jan–Oct 1987
10-Month
31.82"
(808.23mm)
42.64"
(1,083.06mm)
-10.82"
(-274.83mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1989
Dec 1986–Oct 1987
11-Month
36.39"
(924.31mm)
47.58"
(1,208.53mm)
-11.19"
(-284.22mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1986 2007
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1979
Nov 1986–Oct 1987
12-Month
43.89"
(1,114.81mm)
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
-7.75"
(-196.85mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1986 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1989
May 1986–Oct 1987
18-Month
66.94"
(1,700.28mm)
75.07"
(1,906.78mm)
-8.13"
(-206.50mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1986 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Nov 1985–Oct 1987
24-Month
83.38"
(2,117.85mm)
103.37"
(2,625.60mm)
-19.99"
(-507.75mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1950
Nov 1984–Oct 1987
36-Month
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
155.10"
(3,939.54mm)
-25.29"
(-642.37mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1943 1942
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1975
Nov 1983–Oct 1987
48-Month
190.78"
(4,845.81mm)
206.82"
(5,253.23mm)
-16.04"
(-407.42mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1969 1943
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1975
Nov 1982–Oct 1987
60-Month
245.45"
(6,234.43mm)
258.42"
(6,563.87mm)
-12.97"
(-329.44mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1970 1944
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/