Average Precipitation for Tennessee in March





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall plus snowfall during March 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 March
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
13 Bristol 3.4 87
11 Chattanooga 5.0 126
13 Crossville 5.0 126
11 Dayton 4.9 123
13 Gatlinburg 4.7 120
12 Greeneville 3.4 87
13 Kingsport 3.6 92
12 Knoxville 4.3 110
Lookout Mountain 5.0 128
10 Mountain City 4.3 108
Mousetail Landing Park 4.9 125
12 Oak Ridge 5.0 127
11 Oneida 5.1 130

Middle Tennessee

March averages for total rainfall plus snowfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
10 Cheatham Lake Dam 4.5 114
12 Clarksville 4.4 113
11 Columbia 5.2 132
12 Cookeville 4.8 122
9 Dover 4.5 115
12 Monteagle 5.7 145
11 Murfreesboro 4.9 123
11 Nashville 4.1 104
11 Shelbyville 5.5 139

Western Tennessee

Average amount of rain and snow in March
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
10 Dyersburg 4.3 110
10 Jackson 4.9 125
11 Martin 4.4 111
11 Memphis 5.2 131
11 Savannah 5.0 126
Reference

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

Tennessee Precipitation
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