Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, March 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2003
1-Month
2.54"
(64.52mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1966 1910
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1975
Feb–Mar 2003
2-Month
12.20"
(309.88mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1975
Jan–Mar 2003
3-Month
14.30"
(363.22mm)
14.79"
(375.67mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1950
Dec 2002–Mar 2003
4-Month
20.88"
(530.35mm)
19.73"
(501.14mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2001 1986
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1950
Nov 2002–Mar 2003
5-Month
25.11"
(637.79mm)
23.79"
(604.27mm)
1.32"
(33.52mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2020
Oct 2002–Mar 2003
6-Month
30.34"
(770.64mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
3.48"
(88.40mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2020
Sep 2002–Mar 2003
7-Month
37.64"
(956.06mm)
30.26"
(768.60mm)
7.38"
(187.46mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Aug 2002–Mar 2003
8-Month
40.97"
(1,040.64mm)
34.11"
(866.39mm)
6.86"
(174.25mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019
Jul 2002–Mar 2003
9-Month
45.11"
(1,145.79mm)
38.51"
(978.15mm)
6.60"
(167.64mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019
Jun 2002–Mar 2003
10-Month
47.56"
(1,208.02mm)
42.80"
(1,087.12mm)
4.76"
(120.90mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2001 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2020
May 2002–Mar 2003
11-Month
53.11"
(1,348.99mm)
47.22"
(1,199.39mm)
5.89"
(149.60mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019
Apr 2002–Mar 2003
12-Month
55.54"
(1,410.72mm)
51.72"
(1,313.69mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019
Oct 2001–Mar 2003
18-Month
89.22"
(2,266.19mm)
78.59"
(1,996.19mm)
10.63"
(270.00mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Apr 2001–Mar 2003
24-Month
113.55"
(2,884.17mm)
103.43"
(2,627.12mm)
10.12"
(257.05mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2020
Apr 2000–Mar 2003
36-Month
160.77"
(4,083.56mm)
155.12"
(3,940.05mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2002 1942
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Apr 1999–Mar 2003
48-Month
201.94"
(5,129.28mm)
206.75"
(5,251.45mm)
-4.81"
(-122.17mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2001 1943
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1976
Apr 1998–Mar 2003
60-Month
261.35"
(6,638.29mm)
258.28"
(6,560.31mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2002 1944
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/