Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, December 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1997
1-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1990
Ties: 1994
Nov–Dec 1997
2-Month
6.42"
(163.07mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1948
Oct–Dec 1997
3-Month
9.57"
(243.08mm)
12.03"
(305.56mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1980 1965
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1990
Sep–Dec 1997
4-Month
14.17"
(359.92mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1994 1939
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1957
Aug–Dec 1997
5-Month
17.90"
(454.66mm)
19.28"
(489.71mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1994 1953
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1926
Jul–Dec 1997
6-Month
20.50"
(520.70mm)
23.66"
(600.96mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1980 1939
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1972
Jun–Dec 1997
7-Month
28.06"
(712.72mm)
27.89"
(708.41mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1993 1953
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1926
May–Dec 1997
8-Month
33.39"
(848.11mm)
32.34"
(821.44mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1994 1913
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2009
Apr–Dec 1997
9-Month
37.56"
(954.02mm)
36.85"
(935.99mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1993 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1979
Mar–Dec 1997
10-Month
46.78"
(1,188.21mm)
42.30"
(1,074.42mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1973
Feb–Dec 1997
11-Month
51.54"
(1,309.12mm)
46.75"
(1,187.45mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1995 2007
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jan–Dec 1997
12-Month
56.51"
(1,435.35mm)
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
4.87"
(123.69mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jul 1996–Dec 1997
18-Month
88.13"
(2,238.50mm)
75.36"
(1,914.14mm)
12.77"
(324.36mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1996 1941
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1973
Jan 1996–Dec 1997
24-Month
116.58"
(2,961.13mm)
103.36"
(2,625.34mm)
13.22"
(335.79mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1996 1941
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1973
Jan 1995–Dec 1997
36-Month
168.73"
(4,285.74mm)
155.12"
(3,940.05mm)
13.61"
(345.69mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1943
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1975
Jan 1994–Dec 1997
48-Month
230.64"
(5,858.26mm)
206.81"
(5,252.97mm)
23.83"
(605.29mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1996 1943
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1975
Jan 1993–Dec 1997
60-Month
278.89"
(7,083.81mm)
258.46"
(6,564.88mm)
20.43"
(518.93mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1943
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 10, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/