Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1991

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1991
1-Month
6.56"
(166.62mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
2.12"
(53.84mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Ties: 1923
Apr–May 1991
2-Month
12.46"
(316.48mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Mar–May 1991
3-Month
18.88"
(479.55mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Ties: 1980
Feb–May 1991
4-Month
26.37"
(669.80mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
7.51"
(190.76mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1973
Jan–May 1991
5-Month
29.51"
(749.55mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
5.76"
(146.30mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1950
Dec 1990–May 1991
6-Month
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
13.34"
(338.83mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Nov 1990–May 1991
7-Month
45.41"
(1,153.41mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
12.66"
(321.56mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Oct 1990–May 1991
8-Month
50.55"
(1,283.97mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
14.73"
(374.14mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Sep 1990–May 1991
9-Month
53.66"
(1,362.96mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
14.44"
(366.77mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Aug 1990–May 1991
10-Month
56.02"
(1,422.91mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
12.96"
(329.19mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Jul 1990–May 1991
11-Month
60.02"
(1,524.51mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
12.56"
(319.03mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Jun 1990–May 1991
12-Month
62.93"
(1,598.42mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
11.17"
(283.72mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1973
Dec 1989–May 1991
18-Month
92.99"
(2,361.95mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
12.56"
(319.03mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1989 1941
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1974
Jun 1989–May 1991
24-Month
125.81"
(3,195.57mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1974
Jun 1988–May 1991
36-Month
185.42"
(4,709.67mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
30.19"
(766.83mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1990 1942
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1975
Jun 1987–May 1991
48-Month
227.61"
(5,781.29mm)
206.86"
(5,254.24mm)
20.75"
(527.05mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1990 1943
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1975
Jun 1986–May 1991
60-Month
275.44"
(6,996.18mm)
258.41"
(6,563.61mm)
17.03"
(432.57mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1990 1944
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/