Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1972
1-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1983
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1984
Ties: 1903
Nov–Dec 1972
2-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 2000
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1917
Oct–Dec 1972
3-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1976
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1932
Sep–Dec 1972
4-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1937, 1943, 1950
Aug–Dec 1972
5-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1961, 2008
Jul–Dec 1972
6-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931, 1998
Ties: 1898, 1961, 1974
Jun–Dec 1972
7-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1998
Ties: 1979
May–Dec 1972
8-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1998
Ties: 1945, 1997, 2009
Apr–Dec 1972
9-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1998
Ties: 1945, 2014
Mar–Dec 1972
10-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917, 1976
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1926, 1928, 1937, 1940, 2008
Feb–Dec 1972
11-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1902, 1915, 1937, 2008
Jan–Dec 1972
12-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1899, 1937, 1959, 1982, 1984
Jul 1971–Dec 1972
18-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2012
Ties: 1913, 1930, 1964
Jan 1971–Dec 1972
24-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2012, 2017
Ties: 1899, 1920, 1930
Jan 1970–Dec 1972
36-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1942, 1995, 1996
Jan 1969–Dec 1972
48-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1906, 1979
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1903, 1918, 1976, 1977, 1983, 1996
Jan 1968–Dec 1972
60-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1906
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1963, 1978, 1981

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/