Climate at a Glance

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1987
1-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1983
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1984
Ties: 1915, 2011
Nov–Dec 1987
2-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 2000
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1918, 1927
Oct–Dec 1987
3-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1931
Ties: 1904, 1979, 1996, 2014
Sep–Dec 1987
4-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1931
Ties: 2013
Aug–Dec 1987
5-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1931
Ties: 1910, 1928, 1953, 2002, 2018
Jul–Dec 1987
6-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1931, 1998
Ties: 1908, 1925, 1928, 1953, 1986
Jun–Dec 1987
7-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1976
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1998
Ties: 1907, 1908, 1914, 1916, 1949, 1963, 1964, 1991
May–Dec 1987
8-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1998
Ties: 1927, 1978, 2006
Apr–Dec 1987
9-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1998
Ties: 1897, 1913, 1930, 1953, 1963, 1964, 1971, 2017
Mar–Dec 1987
10-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917, 1976
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1964, 1965, 1973, 1985, 2019
Feb–Dec 1987
11-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 2019
Jan–Dec 1987
12-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1979
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1936, 1952, 1965, 2004
Jul 1986–Dec 1987
18-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1968
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1901, 1941, 2002
Jan 1986–Dec 1987
24-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012, 2017
Ties: 1909, 1938
Jan 1985–Dec 1987
36-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1905
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1928, 1944, 1945, 1947, 1988, 1998
Jan 1984–Dec 1987
48-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1905, 1906, 1979
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2018
Ties: 1930, 1931, 1948, 1965, 1993, 2016
Jan 1983–Dec 1987
60-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1906
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2019, 2020
Ties: 1902, 1914, 1952, 1959, 1965, 1966, 1993, 1995

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/