Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, December 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1996
1-Month
5.96"
(151.38mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1990
Nov–Dec 1996
2-Month
12.59"
(319.79mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1917
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1948
Oct–Dec 1996
3-Month
15.66"
(397.76mm)
12.03"
(305.56mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1990
Sep–Dec 1996
4-Month
22.07"
(560.58mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
6.64"
(168.66mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1995 1939
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1957
Aug–Dec 1996
5-Month
25.25"
(641.35mm)
19.28"
(489.71mm)
5.97"
(151.64mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1995 1953
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1926
Jul–Dec 1996
6-Month
31.62"
(803.15mm)
23.66"
(600.96mm)
7.96"
(202.19mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1995 1939
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1972
Jun–Dec 1996
7-Month
36.25"
(920.75mm)
27.89"
(708.41mm)
8.36"
(212.34mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 1953
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1926
May–Dec 1996
8-Month
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
32.34"
(821.44mm)
8.85"
(224.79mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 1913
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009
Apr–Dec 1996
9-Month
45.45"
(1,154.43mm)
36.85"
(935.99mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1979
Mar–Dec 1996
10-Month
51.34"
(1,304.04mm)
42.30"
(1,074.42mm)
9.04"
(229.62mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1973
Feb–Dec 1996
11-Month
54.30"
(1,379.22mm)
46.75"
(1,187.45mm)
7.55"
(191.77mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1995 2007
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2018
Jan–Dec 1996
12-Month
60.07"
(1,525.78mm)
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
8.43"
(214.12mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2018
Jul 1995–Dec 1996
18-Month
85.59"
(2,173.99mm)
75.36"
(1,914.14mm)
10.23"
(259.85mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1973
Jan 1995–Dec 1996
24-Month
112.22"
(2,850.39mm)
103.36"
(2,625.34mm)
8.86"
(225.05mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1994 1941
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1973
Jan 1994–Dec 1996
36-Month
174.13"
(4,422.90mm)
155.12"
(3,940.05mm)
19.01"
(482.85mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1995 1943
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1975
Jan 1993–Dec 1996
48-Month
222.38"
(5,648.45mm)
206.81"
(5,252.97mm)
15.57"
(395.48mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1995 1943
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1975
Jan 1992–Dec 1996
60-Month
272.02"
(6,909.31mm)
258.46"
(6,564.88mm)
13.56"
(344.43mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1943
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/