Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1997
1-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1983
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1984
Ties: 1955
Nov–Dec 1997
2-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 2000
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1911, 1925, 2013
Oct–Dec 1997
3-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1976
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1931
Ties: 1935
Sep–Dec 1997
4-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1931
Ties: 1951, 1969
Aug–Dec 1997
5-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1976
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1931
Ties: 1914, 1969, 1993
Jul–Dec 1997
6-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1976
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1931, 1998
Ties: 1937, 1952, 1981, 1983
Jun–Dec 1997
7-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1976
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1998
Ties: 1983
May–Dec 1997
8-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1976
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1998
Ties: 1945, 1972, 2009
Apr–Dec 1997
9-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1976
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1998
Ties: 1992
Mar–Dec 1997
10-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917, 1976
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1958, 1993
Feb–Dec 1997
11-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1929, 1978, 1992
Jan–Dec 1997
12-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1979
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1902, 1920, 1929, 1970
Jul 1996–Dec 1997
18-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1968
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1961, 1975, 1983
Jan 1996–Dec 1997
24-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1979
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012, 2017
Ties: 1913, 1917, 1970, 1993
Jan 1995–Dec 1997
36-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1905
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1918, 1919, 1963, 1971, 1989, 1994, 2015
Jan 1994–Dec 1997
48-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1905, 1906, 1979
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2018
Ties: 1995
Jan 1993–Dec 1997
60-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1906
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1903, 1918, 1960, 1964, 1968, 1976, 1984, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/