Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
5.81"
(147.57mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
1.44"
(36.57mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1958 2005
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1982
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
8.74"
(222.00mm)
8.66"
(219.96mm)
0.08"
(2.04mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1981
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1982
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
12.47"
(316.74mm)
12.12"
(307.85mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1958 2005
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1984
Ties: 1948
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
16.78"
(426.21mm)
15.71"
(399.03mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1958 1917
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2009
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
19.69"
(500.13mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1958 1953
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2009
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
25.12"
(638.05mm)
22.80"
(579.12mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1958 1943
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2009
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
30.15"
(765.81mm)
26.88"
(682.75mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1958 1953
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2009
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
33.57"
(852.68mm)
32.03"
(813.56mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1956 2005
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
37.10"
(942.34mm)
37.07"
(941.58mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1956 2005
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
41.22"
(1,046.99mm)
41.84"
(1,062.74mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1956 2005
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Ties: 1977
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
45.73"
(1,161.54mm)
45.57"
(1,157.48mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1956 2005
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
48.11"
(1,221.99mm)
49.61"
(1,260.09mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1956 1963
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
72.21"
(1,834.13mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1956 1954
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
103.36"
(2,625.34mm)
99.23"
(2,520.44mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1956 1963
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
175.14"
(4,448.56mm)
148.83"
(3,780.28mm)
26.31"
(668.28mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1975
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
217.18"
(5,516.37mm)
198.50"
(5,041.90mm)
18.68"
(474.47mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
259.65"
(6,595.11mm)
248.09"
(6,301.49mm)
11.56"
(293.62mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/