Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, January 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1947
1-Month
8.26"
(209.80mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
3.37"
(85.59mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1945 1986
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1937
Dec 1946–Jan 1947
2-Month
12.20"
(309.88mm)
9.83"
(249.68mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1945 1986
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1937
Nov 1946–Jan 1947
3-Month
17.26"
(438.40mm)
13.89"
(352.81mm)
3.37"
(85.59mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1914
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1949
Oct 1946–Jan 1947
4-Month
20.11"
(510.79mm)
16.96"
(430.78mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1945 1940
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1937
Sep 1946–Jan 1947
5-Month
23.57"
(598.68mm)
20.36"
(517.14mm)
3.21"
(81.54mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1945 1940
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1937
Aug 1946–Jan 1947
6-Month
26.87"
(682.50mm)
24.21"
(614.93mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1945 1940
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1916
Ties: 1951
Jul 1946–Jan 1947
7-Month
31.15"
(791.21mm)
28.60"
(726.44mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1945 1940
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1916
Jun 1946–Jan 1947
8-Month
34.29"
(870.97mm)
32.90"
(835.66mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1950
May 1946–Jan 1947
9-Month
39.65"
(1,007.11mm)
37.32"
(947.93mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1945 1914
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1916
Apr 1946–Jan 1947
10-Month
42.87"
(1,088.90mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Ties: 1976
Mar 1946–Jan 1947
11-Month
48.25"
(1,225.55mm)
47.26"
(1,200.40mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Feb 1946–Jan 1947
12-Month
54.16"
(1,375.66mm)
51.73"
(1,313.94mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Aug 1945–Jan 1947
18-Month
84.22"
(2,139.19mm)
75.95"
(1,929.13mm)
8.27"
(210.06mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1945 1942
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Feb 1945–Jan 1947
24-Month
115.86"
(2,942.84mm)
103.51"
(2,629.15mm)
12.35"
(313.69mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1945 1942
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020
Feb 1944–Jan 1947
36-Month
171.49"
(4,355.85mm)
155.17"
(3,941.32mm)
16.32"
(414.53mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1946 1944
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Feb 1943–Jan 1947
48-Month
213.15"
(5,414.01mm)
206.83"
(5,253.48mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1946 1944
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2022
Feb 1942–Jan 1947
60-Month
261.03"
(6,630.16mm)
258.39"
(6,563.11mm)
2.64"
(67.05mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1946 1944
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2022

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/