Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 2009

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2009
1-Month
8.36"
(212.34mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
3.92"
(99.56mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2008 1941
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1983
Apr–May 2009
2-Month
12.69"
(322.33mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
3.73"
(94.75mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2008 1941
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1983
Mar–May 2009
3-Month
17.21"
(437.13mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1973
Feb–May 2009
4-Month
19.87"
(504.70mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
1.01"
(25.66mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1973
Ties: 1946
Jan–May 2009
5-Month
24.48"
(621.79mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1950
Dec 2008–May 2009
6-Month
32.61"
(828.29mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
3.92"
(99.56mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2008 1941
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1991
Nov 2008–May 2009
7-Month
35.28"
(896.11mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2008 1941
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1973
Oct 2008–May 2009
8-Month
38.54"
(978.92mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2008 1941
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1973
Sep 2008–May 2009
9-Month
39.80"
(1,010.92mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1973
Aug 2008–May 2009
10-Month
43.10"
(1,094.74mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2008 1941
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1973
Jul 2008–May 2009
11-Month
47.04"
(1,194.82mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
-0.42"
(-10.66mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2008 1941
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1973
Jun 2008–May 2009
12-Month
49.52"
(1,257.81mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
-2.24"
(-56.89mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2008 1941
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1973
Dec 2007–May 2009
18-Month
78.72"
(1,999.49mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2008 1941
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1974
Jun 2007–May 2009
24-Month
97.94"
(2,487.68mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
-5.54"
(-140.71mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2008 1941
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1974
Jun 2006–May 2009
36-Month
138.70"
(3,522.98mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
-16.53"
(-419.86mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2008 1942
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1975
Jun 2005–May 2009
48-Month
186.04"
(4,725.42mm)
206.86"
(5,254.24mm)
-20.82"
(-528.82mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1988 1943
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1975
Jun 2004–May 2009
60-Month
243.36"
(6,181.34mm)
258.41"
(6,563.61mm)
-15.05"
(-382.27mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1989 1944
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/