Average Rainfall for Tennessee in August





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall during August at cities and towns in Tennessee.

Each place has a total for the amount of precipitation it usually receives this month. Most sites also have information on the number of days with wet weather. That includes the days when precipitation amounts to 0.01 inches (0.25 millimetres) or more.

The rainfall 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 monthly precipitation in August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
10 Bristol 3.5 88
9 Chattanooga 3.5 88
9 Crossville 4.0 101
10 Dayton 4.2 106
13 Gatlinburg 4.6 116
10 Greeneville 4.3 109
10 Kingsport 3.8 97
9 Knoxville 3.3 83
Lookout Mountain 3.6 91
10 Mountain City 4.0 102
Mousetail Landing Park 3.5 89
10 Oak Ridge 3.5 89
9 Oneida 4.3 110

Middle Tennessee

August averages for total rainfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
6 Cheatham Lake Dam 2.9 73
9 Clarksville 3.0 75
8 Columbia 3.5 90
9 Cookeville 3.9 100
6 Dover 3.3 84
10 Monteagle 4.6 116
8 Murfreesboro 3.6 92
8 Nashville 3.2 81
8 Shelbyville 3.7 94

Western Tennessee

Average amount of rain in August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
6 Dyersburg 2.9 73
7 Jackson 3.1 78
7 Martin 3.0 76
7 Memphis 2.9 73
8 Savannah 3.4 86
Reference

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

Tennessee Precipitation
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