Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, January 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1970
1-Month
1.96"
(49.78mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
-2.93"
(-74.43mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1931 1986
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1937
Dec 1969–Jan 1970
2-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
9.83"
(249.68mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1969 1986
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1937
Nov 1969–Jan 1970
3-Month
13.63"
(346.20mm)
13.89"
(352.81mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1914
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1949
Oct 1969–Jan 1970
4-Month
15.94"
(404.88mm)
16.96"
(430.78mm)
-1.02"
(-25.90mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1967 1940
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1937
Sep 1969–Jan 1970
5-Month
18.93"
(480.82mm)
20.36"
(517.14mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1967 1940
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1937
Aug 1969–Jan 1970
6-Month
23.31"
(592.07mm)
24.21"
(614.93mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1969 1940
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1916
Jul 1969–Jan 1970
7-Month
26.59"
(675.39mm)
28.60"
(726.44mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1940
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1916
Jun 1969–Jan 1970
8-Month
31.00"
(787.40mm)
32.90"
(835.66mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1950
May 1969–Jan 1970
9-Month
33.98"
(863.09mm)
37.32"
(947.93mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1969 1914
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1916
Ties: 1903
Apr 1969–Jan 1970
10-Month
39.86"
(1,012.44mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-1.96"
(-49.79mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1974
Mar 1969–Jan 1970
11-Month
42.59"
(1,081.79mm)
47.26"
(1,200.40mm)
-4.67"
(-118.61mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Ties: 2006
Feb 1969–Jan 1970
12-Month
47.44"
(1,204.98mm)
51.73"
(1,313.94mm)
-4.29"
(-108.96mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1974
Aug 1968–Jan 1970
18-Month
68.58"
(1,741.93mm)
75.95"
(1,929.13mm)
-7.37"
(-187.20mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1967 1942
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Feb 1968–Jan 1970
24-Month
91.97"
(2,336.04mm)
103.51"
(2,629.15mm)
-11.54"
(-293.11mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1956 1942
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Feb 1967–Jan 1970
36-Month
147.61"
(3,749.29mm)
155.17"
(3,941.32mm)
-7.56"
(-192.03mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1944
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2021
Feb 1966–Jan 1970
48-Month
194.52"
(4,940.81mm)
206.83"
(5,253.48mm)
-12.31"
(-312.67mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1969 1944
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2022
Feb 1965–Jan 1970
60-Month
240.84"
(6,117.34mm)
258.39"
(6,563.11mm)
-17.55"
(-445.77mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1957 1944
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2022

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/