Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1940
1-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1983
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 1984
Ties: 1921
Nov–Dec 1940
2-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 2000
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2015
Ties: 1899
Oct–Dec 1940
3-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1931
Ties: 1947, 1949
Sep–Dec 1940
4-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931
Ties: 1909, 1977, 1982, 2010
Aug–Dec 1940
5-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931
Ties: 1911, 1924, 1963, 1985
Jul–Dec 1940
6-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931, 1998
Ties: 1911, 1924, 1935, 1948, 1951, 1960
Jun–Dec 1940
7-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1998
Ties: 1932, 1937, 1981, 1993, 1995
May–Dec 1940
8-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1976
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1998
Ties: 1910, 1920, 1935, 2008, 2013
Apr–Dec 1940
9-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1976
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1998
Ties: 1898, 1910, 1920, 1935, 2008, 2013
Mar–Dec 1940
10-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917, 1976
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1926, 1928, 1937, 1972, 2008
Feb–Dec 1940
11-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1904, 1967, 1996
Jan–Dec 1940
12-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1979
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Jul 1939–Dec 1940
18-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1968
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1962, 1982, 1984
Jan 1939–Dec 1940
24-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1979
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012, 2017
Ties: 1907, 1912, 1916, 1950, 1963, 1973
Jan 1938–Dec 1940
36-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1946, 2005
Jan 1937–Dec 1940
48-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1905, 1906, 1979
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1909, 1925, 1927, 1932, 2004, 2015
Jan 1936–Dec 1940
60-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1906
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1927, 1929, 1931, 1945, 2004

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/