Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1901
1-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2018
Ties: 1897, 2017
Apr–May 1901
2-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
14th Coolest Coolest to Date 1907
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 1896
Ties: 1971
Mar–May 1901
3-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
19th Coolest Coolest to Date 1960
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Feb–May 1901
4-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1960
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1971, 1979
Jan–May 1901
5-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1978
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1917, 1918
Dec 1900–May 1901
6-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1978
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1900, 2003
Nov 1900–May 1901
7-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1978
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1903, 1956, 1959, 1975
Oct 1900–May 1901
8-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1978
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2017
Ties: 1896, 1914, 1964, 2011
Sep 1900–May 1901
9-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1978
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1897, 1909, 1928, 1943, 1950, 1987, 2008
Aug 1900–May 1901
10-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1977
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1946
Jul 1900–May 1901
11-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1968, 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1942, 1987, 2018, 2019
Jun 1900–May 1901
12-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1942, 1943, 1950, 1992, 1995, 2002
Dec 1899–May 1901
18-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1979, 1980
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1943, 1946, 1995, 2004
Jun 1899–May 1901
24-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1978
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1946, 1950, 1957, 1991
Jun 1898–May 1901
36-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2018
Ties: 1913, 1917, 1930, 1958, 1959, 1972, 1973, 1983, 1986, 1996, 1997, 2010
Jun 1897–May 1901
48-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2019
Ties: 1909, 1912, 1930, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1974, 1988, 1989, 2004, 2011
Jun 1896–May 1901
60-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1980
40th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 1912, 1928, 1929, 1932, 1933, 1940, 1947, 1948, 1954, 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/