Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1979
1-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1935, 1967
Apr–May 1979
2-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1896
Ties: 1903, 1919, 2008
Mar–May 1979
3-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1960
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1919, 1988, 2005, 2008
Feb–May 1979
4-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1960
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1901, 1971
Jan–May 1979
5-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1978–May 1979
6-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1978–May 1979
7-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1940
Oct 1978–May 1979
8-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Sep 1978–May 1979
9-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1904, 1958
Aug 1978–May 1979
10-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 2014
Jul 1978–May 1979
11-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968, 1977
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1951
Jun 1978–May 1979
12-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1975
Dec 1977–May 1979
18-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979, 1980
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1980
Jun 1977–May 1979
24-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1906, 2015
Jun 1976–May 1979
36-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Jun 1975–May 1979
48-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1980
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1978
Jun 1974–May 1979
60-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on May 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/