Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1962
1-Month
2.24"
(56.90mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2009
Apr–May 1962
2-Month
5.22"
(132.59mm)
10.19"
(258.83mm)
-4.97"
(-126.24mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1936 2012
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1957
Mar–May 1962
3-Month
9.38"
(238.25mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
-5.58"
(-141.73mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1927
Feb–May 1962
4-Month
14.66"
(372.36mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
-4.03"
(-102.37mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1936
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1990
Jan–May 1962
5-Month
19.68"
(499.87mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1960 1936
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1990
Dec 1961–May 1962
6-Month
26.14"
(663.96mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-0.94"
(-23.87mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1960 1936
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1945
Nov 1961–May 1962
7-Month
32.79"
(832.87mm)
31.33"
(795.78mm)
1.46"
(37.09mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1936
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1973
Oct 1961–May 1962
8-Month
34.65"
(880.11mm)
34.81"
(884.17mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1960 1925
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1973
Ties: 2012
Sep 1961–May 1962
9-Month
37.54"
(953.52mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1960 1925
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1973
Aug 1961–May 1962
10-Month
41.23"
(1,047.24mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1960 1925
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jul 1961–May 1962
11-Month
47.30"
(1,201.42mm)
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1961 1925
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jun 1961–May 1962
12-Month
50.55"
(1,283.97mm)
49.63"
(1,260.60mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1960 1925
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Dec 1960–May 1962
18-Month
81.06"
(2,058.92mm)
76.70"
(1,948.18mm)
4.36"
(110.74mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1925
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1946
Jun 1960–May 1962
24-Month
102.45"
(2,602.23mm)
99.26"
(2,521.20mm)
3.19"
(81.03mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1961 1955
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Jun 1959–May 1962
36-Month
151.03"
(3,836.16mm)
148.91"
(3,782.31mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1961 1956
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1975
Jun 1958–May 1962
48-Month
199.10"
(5,057.14mm)
198.53"
(5,042.66mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1976
Jun 1957–May 1962
60-Month
260.37"
(6,613.40mm)
247.96"
(6,298.18mm)
12.41"
(315.22mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/