Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1978
1-Month
6.65"
(168.91mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1977 2005
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1982
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
13.57"
(344.68mm)
8.66"
(219.96mm)
4.91"
(124.72mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1982
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
14.92"
(378.97mm)
12.12"
(307.85mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1977 2005
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
17.54"
(445.52mm)
15.71"
(399.03mm)
1.83"
(46.49mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1977 1917
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2009
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
21.90"
(556.26mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1953
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2009
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
24.69"
(627.13mm)
22.80"
(579.12mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1977 1943
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2009
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
28.30"
(718.82mm)
26.88"
(682.75mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1977 1953
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2009
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
35.36"
(898.14mm)
32.03"
(813.56mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1977 2005
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2009
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
38.42"
(975.87mm)
37.07"
(941.58mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1977 2005
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2009
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
42.53"
(1,080.26mm)
41.84"
(1,062.74mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1977 2005
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2009
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
44.55"
(1,131.57mm)
45.57"
(1,157.48mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1977 2005
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2009
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
49.27"
(1,251.46mm)
49.61"
(1,260.09mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1977 1963
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2009
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
73.32"
(1,862.33mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1977 1954
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1973
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
95.68"
(2,430.27mm)
99.23"
(2,520.44mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1977 1963
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2009
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
136.71"
(3,472.43mm)
148.83"
(3,780.28mm)
-12.12"
(-307.85mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1966 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1975
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
190.17"
(4,830.32mm)
198.50"
(5,041.90mm)
-8.33"
(-211.58mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
248.98"
(6,324.09mm)
248.09"
(6,301.49mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/