Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1971
1-Month
4.37"
(111.00mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2009
Apr–May 1971
2-Month
6.88"
(174.75mm)
10.19"
(258.83mm)
-3.31"
(-84.08mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1962 2012
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1957
Mar–May 1971
3-Month
9.58"
(243.33mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
-5.38"
(-136.65mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1962 1925
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1927
Feb–May 1971
4-Month
13.23"
(336.04mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
-5.46"
(-138.69mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1963 1936
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1990
Jan–May 1971
5-Month
15.73"
(399.54mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-6.99"
(-177.55mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1963 1936
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1990
Dec 1970–May 1971
6-Month
19.05"
(483.87mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-8.03"
(-203.96mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1963 1936
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1945
Ties: 1959
Nov 1970–May 1971
7-Month
21.60"
(548.64mm)
31.33"
(795.78mm)
-9.73"
(-247.14mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1963 1936
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Oct 1970–May 1971
8-Month
28.24"
(717.30mm)
34.81"
(884.17mm)
-6.57"
(-166.87mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1925
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Sep 1970–May 1971
9-Month
33.36"
(847.34mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
-5.06"
(-128.53mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Aug 1970–May 1971
10-Month
37.93"
(963.42mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-3.89"
(-98.81mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jul 1970–May 1971
11-Month
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
-4.54"
(-115.32mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jun 1970–May 1971
12-Month
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
49.63"
(1,260.60mm)
-4.55"
(-115.57mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Dec 1969–May 1971
18-Month
71.50"
(1,816.10mm)
76.70"
(1,948.18mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1946
Jun 1969–May 1971
24-Month
91.05"
(2,312.67mm)
99.26"
(2,521.20mm)
-8.21"
(-208.53mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1967 1955
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1974
Jun 1968–May 1971
36-Month
142.03"
(3,607.56mm)
148.91"
(3,782.31mm)
-6.88"
(-174.75mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1975
Jun 1967–May 1971
48-Month
198.22"
(5,034.79mm)
198.53"
(5,042.66mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1976
Jun 1966–May 1971
60-Month
240.04"
(6,097.02mm)
247.96"
(6,298.18mm)
-7.92"
(-201.16mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1968 1967
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/