Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1901
1-Month
2.89"
(73.41mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
-2.26"
(-57.40mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1897 1911
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2009
Apr–May 1901
2-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
10.19"
(258.83mm)
-3.61"
(-91.70mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1897 2012
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1957
Mar–May 1901
3-Month
11.05"
(280.67mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
-3.91"
(-99.31mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1900 1925
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1927
Feb–May 1901
4-Month
13.71"
(348.23mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
-4.98"
(-126.50mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1895 1936
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1990
Jan–May 1901
5-Month
15.93"
(404.62mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-6.79"
(-172.47mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1936
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1990
Dec 1900–May 1901
6-Month
18.56"
(471.42mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-8.52"
(-216.41mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1936
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1945
Nov 1900–May 1901
7-Month
22.90"
(581.66mm)
31.33"
(795.78mm)
-8.43"
(-214.12mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1936
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1973
Oct 1900–May 1901
8-Month
27.08"
(687.83mm)
34.81"
(884.17mm)
-7.73"
(-196.34mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 1925
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1973
Sep 1900–May 1901
9-Month
31.21"
(792.73mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
-7.21"
(-183.14mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1900 1925
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1973
Ties: 1964
Aug 1900–May 1901
10-Month
34.37"
(873.00mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-7.45"
(-189.23mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1900 1925
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jul 1900–May 1901
11-Month
38.43"
(976.12mm)
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
-7.12"
(-180.85mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1900 1925
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jun 1900–May 1901
12-Month
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
49.63"
(1,260.60mm)
-4.70"
(-119.38mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1900 1925
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Dec 1899–May 1901
18-Month
67.47"
(1,713.74mm)
76.70"
(1,948.18mm)
-9.23"
(-234.44mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1900 1925
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1946
Jun 1899–May 1901
24-Month
84.08"
(2,135.63mm)
99.26"
(2,521.20mm)
-15.18"
(-385.57mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1955
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1974
Jun 1898–May 1901
36-Month
135.32"
(3,437.13mm)
148.91"
(3,782.31mm)
-13.59"
(-345.18mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 1956
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1975
Jun 1897–May 1901
48-Month
181.18"
(4,601.97mm)
198.53"
(5,042.66mm)
-17.35"
(-440.69mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1900 1956
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1976
Ties: 1925
Jun 1896–May 1901
60-Month
224.40"
(5,699.76mm)
247.96"
(6,298.18mm)
-23.56"
(-598.42mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1967
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/