Climate at a Glance

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1987
1-Month
10.12"
(257.05mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
5.75"
(146.05mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1986 2005
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1982
Nov–Dec 1987
2-Month
19.01"
(482.85mm)
8.66"
(219.96mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1982
Oct–Dec 1987
3-Month
21.54"
(547.12mm)
12.12"
(307.85mm)
9.42"
(239.27mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 2005
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Sep–Dec 1987
4-Month
24.86"
(631.44mm)
15.71"
(399.03mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 1917
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2009
Aug–Dec 1987
5-Month
27.47"
(697.74mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
8.38"
(212.85mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1986 1953
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2009
Jul–Dec 1987
6-Month
30.67"
(779.02mm)
22.80"
(579.12mm)
7.87"
(199.90mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1986 1943
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2009
Jun–Dec 1987
7-Month
34.09"
(865.89mm)
26.88"
(682.75mm)
7.21"
(183.14mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1986 1953
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2009
May–Dec 1987
8-Month
39.20"
(995.68mm)
32.03"
(813.56mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1986 2005
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2009
Apr–Dec 1987
9-Month
40.37"
(1,025.40mm)
37.07"
(941.58mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1986 2005
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2009
Mar–Dec 1987
10-Month
44.11"
(1,120.39mm)
41.84"
(1,062.74mm)
2.27"
(57.65mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1986 2005
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2009
Feb–Dec 1987
11-Month
50.68"
(1,287.27mm)
45.57"
(1,157.48mm)
5.11"
(129.79mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1986 2005
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2009
Jan–Dec 1987
12-Month
53.10"
(1,348.74mm)
49.61"
(1,260.09mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1986 1963
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2009
Jul 1986–Dec 1987
18-Month
76.22"
(1,935.99mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1986 1954
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1973
Jan 1986–Dec 1987
24-Month
99.49"
(2,527.05mm)
99.23"
(2,520.44mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1986 1963
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2009
Jan 1985–Dec 1987
36-Month
148.42"
(3,769.87mm)
148.83"
(3,780.28mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1983 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1975
Jan 1984–Dec 1987
48-Month
209.60"
(5,323.84mm)
198.50"
(5,041.90mm)
11.10"
(281.94mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2018
Jan 1983–Dec 1987
60-Month
256.11"
(6,505.19mm)
248.09"
(6,301.49mm)
8.02"
(203.70mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/