Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1999
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1907
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1896
Ties: 1897
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1919, 1979, 2005, 2008
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1904, 1984
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1966, 1970
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1947, 1964
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1917, 1964, 2003, 2010
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1971, 2010
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1906, 1982, 1996
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1931, 1971, 2021
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1968, 1977
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1902, 1940
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1913, 1996
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1979, 1980
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1912, 1914, 1948, 1952, 2009
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1978
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1902, 1937, 1995, 2002, 2011
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1950, 2004, 2005
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1980
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2019
Ties: 1901, 1909, 1912, 1930, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1974, 1989, 2004, 2011
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1980
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1951, 1975, 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/