Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, March 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2016
1-Month
5.16"
(131.06mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1910
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1975
Feb–Mar 2016
2-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1975
Jan–Mar 2016
3-Month
13.71"
(348.23mm)
14.79"
(375.67mm)
-1.08"
(-27.44mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1950
Ties: 1896
Dec 2015–Mar 2016
4-Month
21.61"
(548.89mm)
19.73"
(501.14mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2015 1986
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1950
Nov 2015–Mar 2016
5-Month
27.99"
(710.95mm)
23.79"
(604.27mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1962
Oct 2015–Mar 2016
6-Month
31.95"
(811.53mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
5.09"
(129.29mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2020
Sep 2015–Mar 2016
7-Month
34.68"
(880.87mm)
30.26"
(768.60mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Aug 2015–Mar 2016
8-Month
39.21"
(995.93mm)
34.11"
(866.39mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Jul 2015–Mar 2016
9-Month
45.69"
(1,160.53mm)
38.51"
(978.15mm)
7.18"
(182.38mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019
Jun 2015–Mar 2016
10-Month
50.45"
(1,281.43mm)
42.80"
(1,087.12mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019
May 2015–Mar 2016
11-Month
54.13"
(1,374.90mm)
47.22"
(1,199.39mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Apr 2015–Mar 2016
12-Month
60.09"
(1,526.29mm)
51.72"
(1,313.69mm)
8.37"
(212.60mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Oct 2014–Mar 2016
18-Month
87.69"
(2,227.33mm)
78.59"
(1,996.19mm)
9.10"
(231.14mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2020
Apr 2014–Mar 2016
24-Month
114.58"
(2,910.33mm)
103.43"
(2,627.12mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020
Apr 2013–Mar 2016
36-Month
173.04"
(4,395.22mm)
155.12"
(3,940.05mm)
17.92"
(455.17mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2015 1942
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2020
Apr 2012–Mar 2016
48-Month
223.91"
(5,687.31mm)
206.75"
(5,251.45mm)
17.16"
(435.86mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2014 1943
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1976
Apr 2011–Mar 2016
60-Month
284.79"
(7,233.67mm)
258.28"
(6,560.31mm)
26.51"
(673.36mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1944
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/