Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1981
1-Month
0.93"
(23.62mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
-3.44"
(-87.38mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1896 2005
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1982
Nov–Dec 1981
2-Month
3.15"
(80.01mm)
8.66"
(219.96mm)
-5.51"
(-139.95mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1982
Oct–Dec 1981
3-Month
8.87"
(225.30mm)
12.12"
(307.85mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1980 2005
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Sep–Dec 1981
4-Month
10.66"
(270.76mm)
15.71"
(399.03mm)
-5.05"
(-128.27mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1963 1917
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2009
Aug–Dec 1981
5-Month
14.49"
(368.05mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1953
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2009
Jul–Dec 1981
6-Month
18.98"
(482.09mm)
22.80"
(579.12mm)
-3.82"
(-97.03mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1943
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009
Jun–Dec 1981
7-Month
24.39"
(619.51mm)
26.88"
(682.75mm)
-2.49"
(-63.24mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1980 1953
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009
May–Dec 1981
8-Month
32.12"
(815.85mm)
32.03"
(813.56mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1980 2005
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009
Apr–Dec 1981
9-Month
34.66"
(880.36mm)
37.07"
(941.58mm)
-2.41"
(-61.22mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1980 2005
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009
Mar–Dec 1981
10-Month
38.67"
(982.22mm)
41.84"
(1,062.74mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1980 2005
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009
Feb–Dec 1981
11-Month
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
45.57"
(1,157.48mm)
-3.60"
(-91.44mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1980 2005
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009
Jan–Dec 1981
12-Month
43.09"
(1,094.49mm)
49.61"
(1,260.09mm)
-6.52"
(-165.60mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1963
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009
Jul 1980–Dec 1981
18-Month
60.05"
(1,525.27mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
-12.38"
(-314.45mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1963 1954
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1973
Jan 1980–Dec 1981
24-Month
83.19"
(2,113.03mm)
99.23"
(2,520.44mm)
-16.04"
(-407.41mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1964 1963
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2009
Jan 1979–Dec 1981
36-Month
143.45"
(3,643.63mm)
148.83"
(3,780.28mm)
-5.38"
(-136.65mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Jan 1978–Dec 1981
48-Month
192.72"
(4,895.09mm)
198.50"
(5,041.90mm)
-5.78"
(-146.81mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2018
Jan 1977–Dec 1981
60-Month
239.13"
(6,073.90mm)
248.09"
(6,301.49mm)
-8.96"
(-227.59mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/