Climate at a Glance

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1956
1-Month
2.82"
(71.63mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1955 2005
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1982
Ties: 1935
Nov–Dec 1956
2-Month
6.78"
(172.21mm)
8.66"
(219.96mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1955 1981
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1982
Oct–Dec 1956
3-Month
9.51"
(241.55mm)
12.12"
(307.85mm)
-2.61"
(-66.30mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1955 2005
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Sep–Dec 1956
4-Month
10.57"
(268.48mm)
15.71"
(399.03mm)
-5.14"
(-130.55mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1955 1917
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2009
Aug–Dec 1956
5-Month
12.84"
(326.14mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-6.25"
(-158.75mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1955 1953
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2009
Jul–Dec 1956
6-Month
15.84"
(402.34mm)
22.80"
(579.12mm)
-6.96"
(-176.78mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1955 1943
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2009
Jun–Dec 1956
7-Month
19.67"
(499.62mm)
26.88"
(682.75mm)
-7.21"
(-183.13mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1955 1953
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2009
May–Dec 1956
8-Month
23.22"
(589.79mm)
32.03"
(813.56mm)
-8.81"
(-223.77mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1953 2005
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Apr–Dec 1956
9-Month
27.64"
(702.06mm)
37.07"
(941.58mm)
-9.43"
(-239.52mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1954 2005
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Mar–Dec 1956
10-Month
30.11"
(764.79mm)
41.84"
(1,062.74mm)
-11.73"
(-297.95mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1954 2005
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Feb–Dec 1956
11-Month
38.63"
(981.20mm)
45.57"
(1,157.48mm)
-6.94"
(-176.28mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1954 2005
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Jan–Dec 1956
12-Month
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
49.61"
(1,260.09mm)
-7.57"
(-192.27mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1954 1963
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Jul 1955–Dec 1956
18-Month
57.58"
(1,462.53mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
-14.85"
(-377.19mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Jan 1955–Dec 1956
24-Month
84.51"
(2,146.55mm)
99.23"
(2,520.44mm)
-14.72"
(-373.89mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1955 1963
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2009
Jan 1954–Dec 1956
36-Month
122.30"
(3,106.42mm)
148.83"
(3,780.28mm)
-26.53"
(-673.86mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1975
Jan 1953–Dec 1956
48-Month
166.87"
(4,238.50mm)
198.50"
(5,041.90mm)
-31.63"
(-803.40mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2018
Jan 1952–Dec 1956
60-Month
209.86"
(5,330.44mm)
248.09"
(6,301.49mm)
-38.23"
(-971.05mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/