Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1997
1-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1996 1911
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2009
Apr–May 1997
2-Month
11.64"
(295.66mm)
10.19"
(258.83mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1996 2012
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1957
Mar–May 1997
3-Month
17.79"
(451.87mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
2.83"
(71.89mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1927
Feb–May 1997
4-Month
23.81"
(604.77mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
5.12"
(130.04mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1996 1936
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1990
Jan–May 1997
5-Month
26.74"
(679.20mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1996 1936
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1990
Dec 1996–May 1997
6-Month
30.27"
(768.86mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
3.19"
(81.03mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1996 1936
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1945
Nov 1996–May 1997
7-Month
39.16"
(994.66mm)
31.33"
(795.78mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1996 1936
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1973
Oct 1996–May 1997
8-Month
43.15"
(1,096.01mm)
34.81"
(884.17mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1973
Sep 1996–May 1997
9-Month
49.24"
(1,250.70mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1973
Aug 1996–May 1997
10-Month
52.26"
(1,327.40mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
10.44"
(265.17mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Jul 1996–May 1997
11-Month
57.70"
(1,465.58mm)
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
12.15"
(308.61mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jun 1996–May 1997
12-Month
62.04"
(1,575.82mm)
49.63"
(1,260.60mm)
12.41"
(315.22mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Dec 1995–May 1997
18-Month
82.83"
(2,103.88mm)
76.70"
(1,948.18mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1946
Jun 1995–May 1997
24-Month
99.80"
(2,534.92mm)
99.26"
(2,521.20mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1996 1955
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1974
Jun 1994–May 1997
36-Month
153.03"
(3,886.96mm)
148.91"
(3,782.31mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975
Jun 1993–May 1997
48-Month
205.63"
(5,223.00mm)
198.53"
(5,042.66mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1976
Jun 1992–May 1997
60-Month
259.09"
(6,580.89mm)
247.96"
(6,298.18mm)
11.13"
(282.71mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019

Citing This Page

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