Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1986
1-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1985 1911
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2009
Apr–May 1986
2-Month
10.98"
(278.89mm)
10.19"
(258.83mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1985 2012
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1957
Ties: 1911
Mar–May 1986
3-Month
13.63"
(346.20mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1927
Ties: 1966
Feb–May 1986
4-Month
16.82"
(427.23mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1982 1936
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1990
Jan–May 1986
5-Month
17.27"
(438.66mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-5.45"
(-138.43mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1972 1936
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1990
Dec 1985–May 1986
6-Month
20.43"
(518.92mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-6.65"
(-168.91mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1981 1936
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1945
Nov 1985–May 1986
7-Month
26.57"
(674.88mm)
31.33"
(795.78mm)
-4.76"
(-120.90mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1936
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1973
Oct 1985–May 1986
8-Month
32.22"
(818.39mm)
34.81"
(884.17mm)
-2.59"
(-65.78mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1973
Sep 1985–May 1986
9-Month
35.54"
(902.72mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1973
Aug 1985–May 1986
10-Month
38.80"
(985.52mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Jul 1985–May 1986
11-Month
41.73"
(1,059.94mm)
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
-3.82"
(-97.03mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Jun 1985–May 1986
12-Month
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
49.63"
(1,260.60mm)
-4.88"
(-123.95mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Dec 1984–May 1986
18-Month
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
76.70"
(1,948.18mm)
-5.82"
(-147.83mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1946
Jun 1984–May 1986
24-Month
104.44"
(2,652.78mm)
99.26"
(2,521.20mm)
5.18"
(131.58mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1983 1955
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1974
Jun 1983–May 1986
36-Month
152.64"
(3,877.06mm)
148.91"
(3,782.31mm)
3.73"
(94.75mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Jun 1982–May 1986
48-Month
211.07"
(5,361.18mm)
198.53"
(5,042.66mm)
12.54"
(318.52mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1976
Jun 1981–May 1986
60-Month
256.08"
(6,504.43mm)
247.96"
(6,298.18mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1985 1967
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/