Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1942
1-Month
3.88"
(98.55mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2009
Apr–May 1942
2-Month
12.11"
(307.59mm)
10.19"
(258.83mm)
1.92"
(48.76mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1941 2012
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1957
Mar–May 1942
3-Month
16.10"
(408.94mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1941 1925
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1927
Feb–May 1942
4-Month
19.00"
(482.60mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1990
Jan–May 1942
5-Month
22.21"
(564.13mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1990
Dec 1941–May 1942
6-Month
25.75"
(654.05mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1945
Nov 1941–May 1942
7-Month
28.05"
(712.47mm)
31.33"
(795.78mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1973
Oct 1941–May 1942
8-Month
36.04"
(915.42mm)
34.81"
(884.17mm)
1.23"
(31.25mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1941 1925
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1973
Sep 1941–May 1942
9-Month
39.35"
(999.49mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1925
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1973
Aug 1941–May 1942
10-Month
43.24"
(1,098.30mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1941 1925
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jul 1941–May 1942
11-Month
48.35"
(1,228.09mm)
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1941 1925
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Jun 1941–May 1942
12-Month
52.13"
(1,324.10mm)
49.63"
(1,260.60mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1925
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Dec 1940–May 1942
18-Month
72.18"
(1,833.37mm)
76.70"
(1,948.18mm)
-4.52"
(-114.81mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1941 1925
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1946
Jun 1940–May 1942
24-Month
96.09"
(2,440.69mm)
99.26"
(2,521.20mm)
-3.17"
(-80.51mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1941 1955
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1974
Jun 1939–May 1942
36-Month
133.42"
(3,388.87mm)
148.91"
(3,782.31mm)
-15.49"
(-393.44mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1975
Jun 1938–May 1942
48-Month
185.30"
(4,706.62mm)
198.53"
(5,042.66mm)
-13.23"
(-336.04mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1976
Jun 1937–May 1942
60-Month
243.76"
(6,191.50mm)
247.96"
(6,298.18mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1967
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/