Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1959
1-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1956 2000
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1915
Jul–Aug 1959
2-Month
8.34"
(211.84mm)
7.08"
(179.83mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1956 2000
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1950
Jun–Aug 1959
3-Month
13.37"
(339.60mm)
11.17"
(283.72mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1956 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1915
May–Aug 1959
4-Month
16.79"
(426.47mm)
16.32"
(414.53mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1956 1936
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1905
Ties: 1911
Apr–Aug 1959
5-Month
20.32"
(516.13mm)
21.36"
(542.54mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1956 1936
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1927
Mar–Aug 1959
6-Month
24.44"
(620.78mm)
26.13"
(663.70mm)
-1.69"
(-42.92mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1956 1936
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1927
Feb–Aug 1959
7-Month
28.95"
(735.33mm)
29.85"
(758.19mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1956 1936
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1945
Jan–Aug 1959
8-Month
31.33"
(795.78mm)
33.89"
(860.81mm)
-2.56"
(-65.03mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1936
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1927
Dec 1958–Aug 1959
9-Month
32.42"
(823.47mm)
38.25"
(971.55mm)
-5.83"
(-148.08mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1954 1936
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1945
Nov 1958–Aug 1959
10-Month
38.08"
(967.23mm)
42.50"
(1,079.50mm)
-4.42"
(-112.27mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1956 1936
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1945
Oct 1958–Aug 1959
11-Month
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
45.98"
(1,167.89mm)
-6.43"
(-163.32mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Sep 1958–Aug 1959
12-Month
46.26"
(1,175.00mm)
49.59"
(1,259.59mm)
-3.33"
(-84.59mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Mar 1958–Aug 1959
18-Month
81.52"
(2,070.61mm)
75.73"
(1,923.54mm)
5.79"
(147.07mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
Sep 1957–Aug 1959
24-Month
108.48"
(2,755.39mm)
99.20"
(2,519.68mm)
9.28"
(235.71mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
Ties: 2002
Sep 1956–Aug 1959
36-Month
168.93"
(4,290.82mm)
148.81"
(3,779.77mm)
20.12"
(511.05mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1975
Sep 1955–Aug 1959
48-Month
209.29"
(5,315.97mm)
198.43"
(5,040.12mm)
10.86"
(275.85mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Sep 1954–Aug 1959
60-Month
256.10"
(6,504.94mm)
247.93"
(6,297.42mm)
8.17"
(207.52mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1967
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/