Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, December 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1998
1-Month
6.93"
(176.02mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1990
Nov–Dec 1998
2-Month
8.89"
(225.81mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1997 1917
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1948
Oct–Dec 1998
3-Month
11.34"
(288.04mm)
12.03"
(305.56mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1997 1965
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1990
Sep–Dec 1998
4-Month
12.47"
(316.74mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
-2.96"
(-75.18mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1939
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1957
Aug–Dec 1998
5-Month
15.34"
(389.64mm)
19.28"
(489.71mm)
-3.94"
(-100.07mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1980 1953
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1926
Jul–Dec 1998
6-Month
21.55"
(547.37mm)
23.66"
(600.96mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1997 1939
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1972
Jun–Dec 1998
7-Month
29.64"
(752.86mm)
27.89"
(708.41mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1997 1953
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1926
May–Dec 1998
8-Month
34.36"
(872.74mm)
32.34"
(821.44mm)
2.02"
(51.30mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1997 1913
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2009
Apr–Dec 1998
9-Month
42.76"
(1,086.10mm)
36.85"
(935.99mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1997 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1979
Mar–Dec 1998
10-Month
47.34"
(1,202.44mm)
42.30"
(1,074.42mm)
5.04"
(128.02mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1997 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1973
Feb–Dec 1998
11-Month
52.04"
(1,321.82mm)
46.75"
(1,187.45mm)
5.29"
(134.37mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1997 2007
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jan–Dec 1998
12-Month
57.57"
(1,462.28mm)
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1997 1941
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jul 1997–Dec 1998
18-Month
78.07"
(1,982.98mm)
75.36"
(1,914.14mm)
2.71"
(68.84mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1973
Jan 1997–Dec 1998
24-Month
114.08"
(2,897.63mm)
103.36"
(2,625.34mm)
10.72"
(272.29mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1996 1941
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1973
Jan 1996–Dec 1998
36-Month
174.15"
(4,423.41mm)
155.12"
(3,940.05mm)
19.03"
(483.36mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1997 1943
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1975
Jan 1995–Dec 1998
48-Month
226.30"
(5,748.02mm)
206.81"
(5,252.97mm)
19.49"
(495.05mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 1943
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1975
Jan 1994–Dec 1998
60-Month
288.21"
(7,320.53mm)
258.46"
(6,564.88mm)
29.75"
(755.65mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1997 1943
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/