Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, May 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2018
1-Month
4.99"
(126.75mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1941
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1983
Ties: 2008
Apr–May 2018
2-Month
10.96"
(278.38mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1941
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1983
Ties: 1958, 1967
Mar–May 2018
3-Month
16.63"
(422.40mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1941
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1973
Feb–May 2018
4-Month
27.36"
(694.94mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
8.50"
(215.90mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Jan–May 2018
5-Month
29.91"
(759.71mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1950
Dec 2017–May 2018
6-Month
34.54"
(877.32mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
5.85"
(148.59mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1991
Nov 2017–May 2018
7-Month
37.32"
(947.93mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1973
Oct 2017–May 2018
8-Month
42.24"
(1,072.90mm)
35.82"
(909.83mm)
6.42"
(163.07mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1973
Sep 2017–May 2018
9-Month
46.55"
(1,182.37mm)
39.22"
(996.19mm)
7.33"
(186.18mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1973
Aug 2017–May 2018
10-Month
51.45"
(1,306.83mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
8.39"
(213.11mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1973
Jul 2017–May 2018
11-Month
56.81"
(1,442.97mm)
47.46"
(1,205.48mm)
9.35"
(237.49mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1973
Jun 2017–May 2018
12-Month
61.18"
(1,553.97mm)
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
9.42"
(239.27mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1973
Dec 2016–May 2018
18-Month
93.00"
(2,362.20mm)
80.43"
(2,042.92mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1974
Jun 2016–May 2018
24-Month
112.46"
(2,856.48mm)
103.48"
(2,628.39mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1974
Jun 2015–May 2018
36-Month
169.91"
(4,315.71mm)
155.23"
(3,942.84mm)
14.68"
(372.87mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2017 1942
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1975
Jun 2014–May 2018
48-Month
225.32"
(5,723.13mm)
206.86"
(5,254.24mm)
18.46"
(468.89mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2017 1943
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1975
Jun 2013–May 2018
60-Month
278.96"
(7,085.58mm)
258.41"
(6,563.61mm)
20.55"
(521.97mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2017 1944
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/