Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1996
1-Month
4.94"
(125.48mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1994 1941
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Apr–May 1996
2-Month
9.20"
(233.68mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1993 1941
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Ties: 1905
Mar–May 1996
3-Month
15.09"
(383.29mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1973
Feb–May 1996
4-Month
18.05"
(458.47mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1973
Jan–May 1996
5-Month
23.82"
(605.03mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1950
Dec 1995–May 1996
6-Month
26.85"
(681.99mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1991
Nov 1995–May 1996
7-Month
32.64"
(829.06mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1973
Oct 1995–May 1996
8-Month
37.59"
(954.79mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1973
Ties: 1939
Sep 1995–May 1996
9-Month
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1973
Aug 1995–May 1996
10-Month
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
2.26"
(57.41mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1973
Jul 1995–May 1996
11-Month
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
1.88"
(47.76mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1973
Jun 1995–May 1996
12-Month
53.83"
(1,367.28mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1973
Dec 1994–May 1996
18-Month
79.38"
(2,016.25mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1974
Jun 1994–May 1996
24-Month
104.95"
(2,665.73mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1993 1941
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1974
Jun 1993–May 1996
36-Month
164.78"
(4,185.41mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
9.55"
(242.57mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1995 1942
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1975
Jun 1992–May 1996
48-Month
218.60"
(5,552.44mm)
206.86"
(5,254.24mm)
11.74"
(298.20mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1995 1943
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1975
Jun 1991–May 1996
60-Month
266.67"
(6,773.42mm)
258.41"
(6,563.61mm)
8.26"
(209.81mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1944
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/