Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, January 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2020
1-Month
6.73"
(170.94mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2019 1986
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1937
Dec 2019–Jan 2020
2-Month
12.90"
(327.66mm)
9.83"
(249.68mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1986
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1937
Nov 2019–Jan 2020
3-Month
17.64"
(448.06mm)
13.89"
(352.81mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1914
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1949
Oct 2019–Jan 2020
4-Month
24.92"
(632.97mm)
16.96"
(430.78mm)
7.96"
(202.19mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2019 1940
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1937
Sep 2019–Jan 2020
5-Month
25.42"
(645.67mm)
20.36"
(517.14mm)
5.06"
(128.53mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1940
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1937
Aug 2019–Jan 2020
6-Month
29.39"
(746.51mm)
24.21"
(614.93mm)
5.18"
(131.58mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2018 1940
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1916
Jul 2019–Jan 2020
7-Month
35.52"
(902.21mm)
28.60"
(726.44mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2018 1940
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1916
Jun 2019–Jan 2020
8-Month
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
32.90"
(835.66mm)
9.08"
(230.63mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1950
May 2019–Jan 2020
9-Month
45.69"
(1,160.53mm)
37.32"
(947.93mm)
8.37"
(212.60mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2018 1914
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1916
Apr 2019–Jan 2020
10-Month
51.53"
(1,308.86mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1974
Mar 2019–Jan 2020
11-Month
55.79"
(1,417.07mm)
47.26"
(1,200.40mm)
8.53"
(216.67mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1974
Feb 2019–Jan 2020
12-Month
67.86"
(1,723.64mm)
51.73"
(1,313.94mm)
16.13"
(409.70mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1974
Aug 2018–Jan 2020
18-Month
101.61"
(2,580.89mm)
75.95"
(1,929.13mm)
25.66"
(651.76mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1942
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Feb 2018–Jan 2020
24-Month
138.23"
(3,511.04mm)
103.51"
(2,629.15mm)
34.72"
(881.89mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1942
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 2017–Jan 2020
36-Month
192.76"
(4,896.10mm)
155.17"
(3,941.32mm)
37.59"
(954.78mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1944
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 2016–Jan 2020
48-Month
241.28"
(6,128.51mm)
206.83"
(5,253.48mm)
34.45"
(875.03mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2019 1944
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1976
Feb 2015–Jan 2020
60-Month
300.39"
(7,629.91mm)
258.39"
(6,563.11mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2019 1944
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/