Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Precipitation Rankings, January 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1971
1-Month
4.33"
(109.98mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1937
Dec 1970–Jan 1971
2-Month
8.84"
(224.54mm)
9.83"
(249.68mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1969 1986
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1937
Nov 1970–Jan 1971
3-Month
11.20"
(284.48mm)
13.89"
(352.81mm)
-2.69"
(-68.33mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1914
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1949
Ties: 1936, 1938
Oct 1970–Jan 1971
4-Month
16.50"
(419.10mm)
16.96"
(430.78mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1940
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1937
Sep 1970–Jan 1971
5-Month
20.45"
(519.43mm)
20.36"
(517.14mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1970 1940
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1937
Aug 1970–Jan 1971
6-Month
24.92"
(632.97mm)
24.21"
(614.93mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1970 1940
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1916
Jul 1970–Jan 1971
7-Month
27.58"
(700.53mm)
28.60"
(726.44mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1940
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1916
Jun 1970–Jan 1971
8-Month
33.66"
(854.96mm)
32.90"
(835.66mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1950
May 1970–Jan 1971
9-Month
36.49"
(926.85mm)
37.32"
(947.93mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1914
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1916
Apr 1970–Jan 1971
10-Month
43.94"
(1,116.08mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1974
Mar 1970–Jan 1971
11-Month
48.30"
(1,226.82mm)
47.26"
(1,200.40mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1974
Feb 1970–Jan 1971
12-Month
52.21"
(1,326.13mm)
51.73"
(1,313.94mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1974
Aug 1969–Jan 1971
18-Month
75.52"
(1,918.21mm)
75.95"
(1,929.13mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1970 1942
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1974
Feb 1969–Jan 1971
24-Month
99.65"
(2,531.11mm)
103.51"
(2,629.15mm)
-3.86"
(-98.04mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1942
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Feb 1968–Jan 1971
36-Month
144.18"
(3,662.17mm)
155.17"
(3,941.32mm)
-10.99"
(-279.15mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1961 1944
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2021
Feb 1967–Jan 1971
48-Month
199.82"
(5,075.43mm)
206.83"
(5,253.48mm)
-7.01"
(-178.05mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1970 1944
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2022
Feb 1966–Jan 1971
60-Month
246.73"
(6,266.94mm)
258.39"
(6,563.11mm)
-11.66"
(-296.17mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1970 1944
97th 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 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/