Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2016
1-Month
4.54"
(115.32mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2012 1911
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2009
Apr–May 2016
2-Month
10.34"
(262.64mm)
10.19"
(258.83mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2012 2012
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1957
Ties: 1921
Mar–May 2016
3-Month
20.23"
(513.84mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
5.27"
(133.86mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2014 1925
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1927
Feb–May 2016
4-Month
22.66"
(575.56mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
3.97"
(100.83mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2014 1936
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1990
Jan–May 2016
5-Month
24.68"
(626.87mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2014 1936
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1990
Dec 2015–May 2016
6-Month
33.12"
(841.25mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
6.04"
(153.42mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1936
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1945
Nov 2015–May 2016
7-Month
43.84"
(1,113.54mm)
31.33"
(795.78mm)
12.51"
(317.76mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1936
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1973
Oct 2015–May 2016
8-Month
47.59"
(1,208.79mm)
34.81"
(884.17mm)
12.78"
(324.62mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1973
Sep 2015–May 2016
9-Month
49.06"
(1,246.12mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
10.64"
(270.25mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1973
Aug 2015–May 2016
10-Month
52.08"
(1,322.83mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
10.26"
(260.60mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jul 2015–May 2016
11-Month
57.00"
(1,447.80mm)
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
11.45"
(290.83mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jun 2015–May 2016
12-Month
60.99"
(1,549.15mm)
49.63"
(1,260.60mm)
11.36"
(288.55mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Dec 2014–May 2016
18-Month
95.00"
(2,413.00mm)
76.70"
(1,948.18mm)
18.30"
(464.82mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1946
Jun 2014–May 2016
24-Month
119.00"
(3,022.60mm)
99.26"
(2,521.20mm)
19.74"
(501.40mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2015 1955
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1974
Jun 2013–May 2016
36-Month
169.00"
(4,292.60mm)
148.91"
(3,782.31mm)
20.09"
(510.29mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1975
Jun 2012–May 2016
48-Month
217.26"
(5,518.40mm)
198.53"
(5,042.66mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1976
Ties: 1909
Jun 2011–May 2016
60-Month
262.36"
(6,663.94mm)
247.96"
(6,298.18mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2015 1967
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/