Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2008
1-Month
4.99"
(126.75mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1983
Ties: 2018
Apr–May 2008
2-Month
10.75"
(273.05mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1983
Mar–May 2008
3-Month
17.27"
(438.66mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1973
Feb–May 2008
4-Month
21.28"
(540.51mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1973
Jan–May 2008
5-Month
24.73"
(628.14mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1950
Dec 2007–May 2008
6-Month
29.20"
(741.68mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1991
Nov 2007–May 2008
7-Month
32.77"
(832.36mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1973
Oct 2007–May 2008
8-Month
37.50"
(952.50mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1973
Ties: 1998
Sep 2007–May 2008
9-Month
40.52"
(1,029.21mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1973
Aug 2007–May 2008
10-Month
41.87"
(1,063.50mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1973
Jul 2007–May 2008
11-Month
45.56"
(1,157.22mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1973
Jun 2007–May 2008
12-Month
48.42"
(1,229.87mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
-3.34"
(-84.83mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1973
Dec 2006–May 2008
18-Month
65.84"
(1,672.34mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
-14.59"
(-370.58mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1974
Jun 2006–May 2008
24-Month
89.18"
(2,265.17mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
-14.30"
(-363.22mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1974
Jun 2005–May 2008
36-Month
136.52"
(3,467.61mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
-18.71"
(-475.23mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1988 1942
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1975
Jun 2004–May 2008
48-Month
193.84"
(4,923.54mm)
206.86"
(5,254.24mm)
-13.02"
(-330.70mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1989 1943
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1975
Jun 2003–May 2008
60-Month
249.85"
(6,346.19mm)
258.41"
(6,563.61mm)
-8.56"
(-217.42mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1989 1944
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/