Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1959
1-Month
3.42"
(86.87mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Apr–May 1959
2-Month
6.95"
(176.53mm)
10.19"
(258.83mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1951 2012
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1957
Mar–May 1959
3-Month
11.07"
(281.18mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
-3.89"
(-98.80mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1927
Feb–May 1959
4-Month
15.58"
(395.73mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
-3.11"
(-79.00mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1954 1936
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1990
Jan–May 1959
5-Month
17.96"
(456.18mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-4.76"
(-120.91mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1947 1936
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1990
Dec 1958–May 1959
6-Month
19.05"
(483.87mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-8.03"
(-203.96mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1945
Ties: 1971
Nov 1958–May 1959
7-Month
24.71"
(627.63mm)
31.33"
(795.78mm)
-6.62"
(-168.15mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1951 1936
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Oct 1958–May 1959
8-Month
26.18"
(664.97mm)
34.81"
(884.17mm)
-8.63"
(-219.20mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Sep 1958–May 1959
9-Month
32.89"
(835.41mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
-5.53"
(-140.46mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Aug 1958–May 1959
10-Month
36.23"
(920.24mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-5.59"
(-141.99mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jul 1958–May 1959
11-Month
42.06"
(1,068.32mm)
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
-3.49"
(-88.65mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jun 1958–May 1959
12-Month
48.07"
(1,220.98mm)
49.63"
(1,260.60mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Dec 1957–May 1959
18-Month
76.54"
(1,944.12mm)
76.70"
(1,948.18mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1946
Jun 1957–May 1959
24-Month
109.34"
(2,777.24mm)
99.26"
(2,521.20mm)
10.08"
(256.04mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1957 1955
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
Jun 1956–May 1959
36-Month
164.66"
(4,182.36mm)
148.91"
(3,782.31mm)
15.75"
(400.05mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1975
Jun 1955–May 1959
48-Month
206.25"
(5,238.75mm)
198.53"
(5,042.66mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1976
Jun 1954–May 1959
60-Month
247.16"
(6,277.86mm)
247.96"
(6,298.18mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1958 1967
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 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/