Average Snowfall for Tennessee in December





The tables below give monthly averages for snowfall during December at cities and towns in Tennessee. The numbers are for the total amount of new snow and how many days it snows at least 0.1 inches (0.25 centimetres) this month.

The snowfall totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Eastern, Middle and Western Tennessee.

Eastern Tennessee

Average total snowfall in December
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
2.5 Bristol 2.4 6.1
0.4 Chattanooga 0.3 0.8
1.1 Crossville 1.2 3.0
0.4 Dayton 0.3 0.8
1.0 Gatlinburg 1.4 3.6
1.1 Greeneville 1.0 2.5
0.7 Kingsport 1.6 4.1
0.8 Knoxville 0.8 2.0
1.3 Mountain City 3.0 7.6
1.0 Oak Ridge 1.2 3.0
0.6 Oneida 1.2 3.0

Middle Tennessee

December snowfall averages
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
0.2 Cheatham Lake Dam 0.3 0.8
0.4 Clarksville 0.3 0.8
0.1 Columbia 0.1 0.3
1.0 Cookeville 1.0 2.5
0.4 Dover 0.6 1.5
0.6 Monteagle 1.0 2.5
0.3 Murfreesboro 0.3 0.8
1.0 Nashville 0.5 1.3
0.5 Shelbyville 0.3 0.8

Western Tennessee

Average snow for December
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
0.3 Dyersburg 0.7 1.8
0.3 Jackson 0.2 0.5
0.4 Martin 0.1 0.3
0.4 Memphis 0.2 0.5
0.3 Savannah 0.2 0.5
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

Tennessee Snowfall
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