Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2018
Ties: 1977
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1907
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1896
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1960
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1895, 1939, 1995
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1960
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1944, 1953, 1962
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1930, 2011
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1945, 2008
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1901, 1903, 1959, 1975, 2021
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1903, 1933, 1948, 1963, 2009
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1978
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1910, 1948, 1981, 1990
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1933, 1990
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1968, 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1919, 1964, 1976
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1930, 1966, 1985, 1989, 2003
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979, 1980
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1911, 1920, 1921, 2011
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1978
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1938, 1954
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1979
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1923, 1957, 2006, 2007
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1980
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1934, 2000, 2001, 2007, 2008, 2013
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1980
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1938, 1939, 2002, 2003, 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 14, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/