Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, August 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2016
1-Month
7.42"
(188.47mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 2000
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1915
Jul–Aug 2016
2-Month
12.24"
(310.90mm)
7.08"
(179.83mm)
5.16"
(131.07mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2015 2000
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1950
Jun–Aug 2016
3-Month
15.34"
(389.64mm)
11.17"
(283.72mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1915
Ties: 1989
May–Aug 2016
4-Month
19.88"
(504.95mm)
16.32"
(414.53mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2014 1936
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1905
Apr–Aug 2016
5-Month
25.68"
(652.27mm)
21.36"
(542.54mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2014 1936
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1927
Mar–Aug 2016
6-Month
35.57"
(903.48mm)
26.13"
(663.70mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2014 1936
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1927
Feb–Aug 2016
7-Month
38.00"
(965.20mm)
29.85"
(758.19mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2014 1936
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1945
Jan–Aug 2016
8-Month
40.02"
(1,016.51mm)
33.89"
(860.81mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1936
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1927
Dec 2015–Aug 2016
9-Month
48.46"
(1,230.88mm)
38.25"
(971.55mm)
10.21"
(259.33mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2015 1936
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1945
Nov 2015–Aug 2016
10-Month
59.18"
(1,503.17mm)
42.50"
(1,079.50mm)
16.68"
(423.67mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1936
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1945
Oct 2015–Aug 2016
11-Month
62.93"
(1,598.42mm)
45.98"
(1,167.89mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Sep 2015–Aug 2016
12-Month
64.40"
(1,635.76mm)
49.59"
(1,259.59mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Mar 2015–Aug 2016
18-Month
100.66"
(2,556.76mm)
75.73"
(1,923.54mm)
24.93"
(633.22mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Sep 2014–Aug 2016
24-Month
120.87"
(3,070.10mm)
99.20"
(2,519.68mm)
21.67"
(550.42mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1974
Sep 2013–Aug 2016
36-Month
173.15"
(4,398.01mm)
148.81"
(3,779.77mm)
24.34"
(618.24mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1975
Sep 2012–Aug 2016
48-Month
223.43"
(5,675.12mm)
198.43"
(5,040.12mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Sep 2011–Aug 2016
60-Month
269.74"
(6,851.40mm)
247.93"
(6,297.42mm)
21.81"
(553.98mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2015 1967
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/