Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1970
1-Month
3.27"
(83.06mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1964 1911
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2009
Apr–May 1970
2-Month
10.17"
(258.32mm)
10.19"
(258.83mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1969 2012
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1957
Ties: 1919, 1980
Mar–May 1970
3-Month
15.79"
(401.07mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
0.83"
(21.09mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1925
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1927
Feb–May 1970
4-Month
19.18"
(487.17mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1969 1936
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1990
Jan–May 1970
5-Month
20.22"
(513.59mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1967 1936
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1990
Dec 1969–May 1970
6-Month
26.42"
(671.07mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1967 1936
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1945
Nov 1969–May 1970
7-Month
30.23"
(767.84mm)
31.33"
(795.78mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1967 1936
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1973
Oct 1969–May 1970
8-Month
34.60"
(878.84mm)
34.81"
(884.17mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1973
Sep 1969–May 1970
9-Month
36.27"
(921.26mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1973
Aug 1969–May 1970
10-Month
38.55"
(979.17mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Jul 1969–May 1970
11-Month
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Jun 1969–May 1970
12-Month
45.97"
(1,167.64mm)
49.63"
(1,260.60mm)
-3.66"
(-92.96mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Dec 1968–May 1970
18-Month
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
76.70"
(1,948.18mm)
-4.17"
(-105.92mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1946
Jun 1968–May 1970
24-Month
96.95"
(2,462.53mm)
99.26"
(2,521.20mm)
-2.31"
(-58.67mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1967 1955
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Jun 1967–May 1970
36-Month
153.14"
(3,889.76mm)
148.91"
(3,782.31mm)
4.23"
(107.45mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1975
Jun 1966–May 1970
48-Month
194.96"
(4,951.98mm)
198.53"
(5,042.66mm)
-3.57"
(-90.68mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1976
Jun 1965–May 1970
60-Month
240.95"
(6,120.13mm)
247.96"
(6,298.18mm)
-7.01"
(-178.05mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/