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. 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 precipitation 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 January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
12 Bristol 3.4 86
11 Chattanooga 4.9 125
13 Crossville 4.8 121
11 Dayton 5.0 128
13 Gatlinburg 4.6 116
11 Greeneville 3.1 80
12 Kingsport 3.6 91
11 Knoxville 4.3 110
Lookout Mountain 5.2 131
10 Mountain City 3.4 87
Mousetail Landing Park 4.2 106
11 Oak Ridge 4.9 125
10 Oneida 4.5 113

Middle Tennessee

January averages for total rainfall plus snowfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
8 Cheatham Lake Dam 3.5 89
11 Clarksville 4.0 101
10 Columbia 4.3 109
12 Cookeville 5.1 129
8 Dover 4.0 101
11 Monteagle 5.0 127
10 Murfreesboro 4.3 110
10 Nashville 3.8 95
11 Shelbyville 4.8 121

Western Tennessee

Average amount of rain and snow in January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
9 Dyersburg 3.8 96
10 Jackson 4.1 105
10 Martin 3.8 97
10 Memphis 4.0 101
10 Savannah 4.4 113
Reference

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

Tennessee Precipitation
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