Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1970
1-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1969 2000
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1915
Jul–Aug 1970
2-Month
7.65"
(194.31mm)
7.08"
(179.83mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1969 2000
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1950
Jun–Aug 1970
3-Month
11.72"
(297.69mm)
11.17"
(283.72mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1915
May–Aug 1970
4-Month
14.99"
(380.75mm)
16.32"
(414.53mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1969 1936
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1905
Apr–Aug 1970
5-Month
21.89"
(556.01mm)
21.36"
(542.54mm)
0.53"
(13.47mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1969 1936
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1927
Mar–Aug 1970
6-Month
27.51"
(698.75mm)
26.13"
(663.70mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1969 1936
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1927
Feb–Aug 1970
7-Month
30.90"
(784.86mm)
29.85"
(758.19mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1936
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1945
Jan–Aug 1970
8-Month
31.94"
(811.28mm)
33.89"
(860.81mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1969 1936
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1927
Dec 1969–Aug 1970
9-Month
38.14"
(968.76mm)
38.25"
(971.55mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1969 1936
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1945
Nov 1969–Aug 1970
10-Month
41.95"
(1,065.53mm)
42.50"
(1,079.50mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1936
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1945
Oct 1969–Aug 1970
11-Month
46.32"
(1,176.53mm)
45.98"
(1,167.89mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1969 1925
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Sep 1969–Aug 1970
12-Month
47.99"
(1,218.95mm)
49.59"
(1,259.59mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Mar 1969–Aug 1970
18-Month
69.01"
(1,752.85mm)
75.73"
(1,923.54mm)
-6.72"
(-170.69mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Sep 1968–Aug 1970
24-Month
98.72"
(2,507.49mm)
99.20"
(2,519.68mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1968 1925
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Sep 1967–Aug 1970
36-Month
153.60"
(3,901.44mm)
148.81"
(3,779.77mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1975
Sep 1966–Aug 1970
48-Month
195.80"
(4,973.32mm)
198.43"
(5,040.12mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Sep 1965–Aug 1970
60-Month
242.52"
(6,160.01mm)
247.93"
(6,297.42mm)
-5.41"
(-137.41mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/