Average Precipitation for Tennessee in January





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

Each place has a total for the amount of precipitation it usually receives this month. There is also a count of the number of days with wet weather, when precipitation amounts to 0.01 inches (0.25 millimetres) or more.

The precipitation totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1991 to 2020 for the US National Centers for Environmental Information.

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

Eastern Tennessee

Average monthly precipitation in January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
12 Athens 5.6 141
13 Bristol 3.7 93
11 Chattanooga 5.0 128
13 Cleveland 5.2 132
12 Crossville 5.0 126
11 Dayton 5.2 132
15 Gatlinburg 4.8 121
12 Greeneville 3.5 89
12 Kingsport 3.9 99
12 Knoxville 4.8 121
12 Lookout Mountain 5.5 140
13 Morristown 4.4 112
9 Mountain City 3.7 95
12 Oak Ridge 5.5 140
11 Oneida 5.2 131
11 Sevierville 4.4 112

Middle Tennessee

January averages for total rainfall plus snowfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
9 Cheatham Lake Dam 3.8 96
12 Clarksville 4.0 102
11 Columbia 4.6 117
13 Cookeville 5.3 134
9 Dover 4.2 106
13 Monteagle 5.7 144
12 Murfreesboro 4.7 118
11 Nashville 4.0 102
12 Shelbyville 5.3 134
12 Tullahoma 5.3 135

Western Tennessee

Average amount of rain and snow in January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
9 Dyersburg 3.8 97
11 Jackson 4.3 109
11 Martin 4.2 106
10 Memphis 4.1 105
11 Savannah 4.9 124
Reference

NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI). Climate Normals.

Tennessee Precipitation
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