Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
5.41"
(137.41mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1970 2005
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1982
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
13.50"
(342.90mm)
8.66"
(219.96mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1982
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
19.00"
(482.60mm)
12.12"
(307.85mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1971 2005
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1984
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
25.42"
(645.67mm)
15.71"
(399.03mm)
9.71"
(246.64mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
27.32"
(693.93mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
8.23"
(209.04mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1971 1953
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2009
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
31.58"
(802.13mm)
22.80"
(579.12mm)
8.78"
(223.01mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1971 1943
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2009
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
36.34"
(923.04mm)
26.88"
(682.75mm)
9.46"
(240.29mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1953
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2009
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
41.69"
(1,058.93mm)
32.03"
(813.56mm)
9.66"
(245.37mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 2005
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2009
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
37.07"
(941.58mm)
14.69"
(373.12mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 2005
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2009
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
61.91"
(1,572.51mm)
41.84"
(1,062.74mm)
20.07"
(509.77mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 2005
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
65.27"
(1,657.86mm)
45.57"
(1,157.48mm)
19.70"
(500.38mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 2005
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2009
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
70.01"
(1,778.25mm)
49.61"
(1,260.09mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1963
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2009
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
101.89"
(2,588.01mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
29.46"
(748.29mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
119.04"
(3,023.62mm)
99.23"
(2,520.44mm)
19.81"
(503.18mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1963
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
161.74"
(4,108.20mm)
148.83"
(3,780.28mm)
12.91"
(327.92mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1975
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
211.31"
(5,367.27mm)
198.50"
(5,041.90mm)
12.81"
(325.37mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
257.67"
(6,544.82mm)
248.09"
(6,301.49mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/