Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1978
1-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1983
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1984
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 2000
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1906
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1962
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1931
Ties: 1896, 1908, 1913, 1923, 1942
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1931
Ties: 1918, 2006
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1931, 1998
Ties: 1897, 1899, 1913
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998
Ties: 1899, 1918, 1925, 2019
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998
Ties: 1927, 1987, 2006
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998
Ties: 2018, 2019
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917, 1976
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1902, 1909, 1919, 1930, 1948, 1955, 2003, 2020
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1929, 1992, 1997
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1979
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1895, 1960, 1983
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1968
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Ties: 1899
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1979
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012, 2017
Ties: 1977, 1994
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1905
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1903
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1906, 1979
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1960, 1962, 1971
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1906
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019, 2020
Ties: 1963, 1972, 1981

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/