Morristown, TN Area Seasonal Climate Summary

Spring 2014 (March, April, and May)

 

All normals are based on 30 year climate period from 1981 - 2010.

Chattanooga's period of record is from 1879 - 2014.

Knoxville's period of record is from 1871 - 2014.

Tri-Cities' period of record is from 1937 - 2014.

 

Seasonal Averages/Totals and Normals

 

Chattanooga Seasonal Averages/Totals and Normals

Temperature and Precip

Average/Total Value  Value Ranking Records (Year)   Normal Value  Departure from normal

 Average Temperature

61.1° 38th warmest 66.8° (2012) 60.4 ° +0.7

Total Precipitation 

9.70 in 114th wettest 29.50 in (1929)  13.07 in  -3.37

Total Snowfall

T 46th highest 20 in (1993) 1.3 in -1.3

 

Knoxville Seasonal Averages/Totals and Normals

Temperature and Precip

Average/Total Value  Value Ranking Records (Year) Normal Value Departure from normal

Average Temperature

58.9 ° 58th warmest 64.6° (2012) 58.8° +0.1

Total Precipitation 

7.96 in 136th wettest 23.93 in (1874)  12.86 in -4.9

Total Snowfall 

0.5 in 53rd highest 20.2 in (1960) 1.4 in -0.9

 

Tri-Cities Seasonal Averages/Totals and Normals

Temperature and Precip 

Average/Total Value

Value Ranking

Records (Year)

Normal Value

Departure from normal

Average Temperature

56.3°

26th warmest

61.1° (2012)

55.1°

+1.2

Total Precipitation

6.94 in

68th wettest

17.22 in (1973)

10.57 in

 -3.63

Total Snowfall

0.7in 34th highest 27.9in (1960) 2.5 in -1.8

 

 

 March Averages/Totals and Normals

 

Chattanooga March Averages/Totals and Normals

Temperature and Precip

Average/Total Value

Value Ranking

 Records (Year)

Normal Value

Departure from normal

Average Termperature

50.7°

60th warmest

62.9° (2012)

52.2°

-1.5

Total Precipitation

 2.38 in

126th wettest

16.32 in (1980)

4.98 in

-2.6

Total Snowfall

 T 43rd highest 20.0 in (1993) 1.2 in  -1.2

 

Knoxville March Averages/Totals and Normals

Temperature and Precip

Average/Total Value

Value Ranking

 Records (Year)

Normal Value

Departure from normal

Average Temperature

47.6°

97th warmest

60.4° (2012)

50.3°

-2.7

Total Precipitation

2.42 in

131st wettest

13.35 in (1917)

4.34 in

-1.92

Total Snowfall

0.5 in 49th highest 20.2 in (1960) 0.9 in -0.4

 

Tri-Cities March Averages/Totals and Normals

Temperature and Precip

Average/Total Value

Value Ranking

 Records (Year)

Normal Value

Departure from normal

Average Temperature

44.9°

53rd warmest

56.9° (2012)

46.7°

-1.8

Total Precipitation

2.27 in

64th wettest

9.56 in (1955)

3.44 in

-1.17

Total Snowfall 0.7 in  32nd highest 27.9 in (1960) 1.4 in -0.7

 

 

April Averages/Totals and Normals  

 

Chattanooga April Averages/Totals and Normals

Temperature and Precip

Average/Total Value

Value Ranking

Records (Year)

Normal Value

Departure from normal

Average Temperature

62.1°

40th warmest

65.6° (1954)

60.5° +1.6

Total Precipitation

 5.47 in

44th wettest

15.29 in (1911)

3.99 in

+1.48

Total Snowfall

0.0 in 23rdh highest 4.1 in (1910) 0.1 in -0.1

 

Knoxville April Averages/Totals and Normals

Temperature and Precip

Average/Total Value

Value ranking

Records (Year)

Normal Value

Departure from normal

Average Temperature

60.6°

42nd warmest

64.6° (1954)

58.8°

+1.8

Total Precipitation

4.32

55th wettest

17.62 in (1874)

4.01 in

+0.31

Total Snowfall

T 11th highest 10.7 in (1987) 0.5 in -0.5

 

Tri-Cities April Averages/Totals and Normals

Temperature and Precip

Average/Total Value

Value Ranking

Records (Year)

Normal Value

Departure from normal

Average Temperature

58.2°

20th warmest

61.8° (1954)

55.2°

+3.0

Total Precipitation

2.47 in

54th wettest

7.03 in (1998)

3.33 in

-0.86

Total Snowfall

 T 15th highest 14.8 in (1987) 1.1 in -1.1

 

 

May Averages/Totals and Normals

 

Chattanooga May Averages/Totals and Normals

Temperature and Precip

Average/Total Value

Value Ranking

Records (Year)

Normal Value

Departure from normal

Average Temperature

70.4°

37th warmest

75.2° (1962)

68.6°

+1.8

Total Precipitation

1.85 in

112th wettest

12.00 in (1929)

4.10 in

-2.25

Total Snowfall

0 N/A T (2006) 0 in  0

 

Knoxville May Averages/Totals and Normals

Temperature and Precip

Average/Total Value

Value Ranking

Records (Year)

Normal Value

Departure from normal

Average Temperature

68.4°

50th warmest

74° in (1962)

67.2°

+1.2

Total Precipitation

1.22 in

135th wettest

10.98 in (1974)

4.51 in

-3.29

Total Snowfall

0 in N/A T in (2008) 0 in 0

 

Tri-Cities May Averages/Totals and Normals

Temperature and Precip

Average/Total Value

Value Ranking

Records (Year)

Normal Value

Departure from normal

Average Temperature

65.9°

24th warmest

71.2° (1962)

63.5°

+2.4
Total Preciptiation 2.20 in 58th wettest 9.71 in (1950) 3.80 in -1.60

Total Snowfall

0 in N/A T in (2011) 0 in  0

 

 

 RECORDS:

Chattanooga:

No records have been set in Spring.

 

 Knoxville:

No records have been set in Spring.

 

Tri-Cities:

April 16, 2014: Record low temperature of 25 degrees breaks the old record of 27 degrees set in 2008.

May 7, 2014: Record high tempeature of 88 degrees ties the old record of 88 degrees set in 1940.

May 13, 2014: Record high temperature of 91 degrees breaks the old record of 90 degrees set in 1957.

 

 


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