Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2002
1-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Ties: 1993
Apr–May 2002
2-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1907
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1896
Mar–May 2002
3-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1960
91st Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2012
Ties: 1907
Feb–May 2002
4-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1960
88th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2012
Ties: 1903, 1926, 1928, 1934, 1936, 1951, 1973
Jan–May 2002
5-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
61st Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2012
Dec 2001–May 2002
6-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1930, 1941, 1944, 2018
Nov 2001–May 2002
7-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1897, 1916, 1946, 1955, 1957
Oct 2001–May 2002
8-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1909, 1923, 1967, 2020
Sep 2001–May 2002
9-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1998
Aug 2001–May 2002
10-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1907, 1909, 1937, 1942, 1995, 2018
Jul 2001–May 2002
11-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1968, 1977
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Jun 2001–May 2002
12-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1901, 1942, 1943, 1950, 1992, 1995
Dec 2000–May 2002
18-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979, 1980
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2017
Ties: 1931, 1940, 1949, 1964, 1966, 1976, 1996
Jun 2000–May 2002
24-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1978
67th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2017
Ties: 1902, 1937, 1988, 1995, 2011
Jun 1999–May 2002
36-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Ties: 1932, 1937, 1954, 2014, 2020
Jun 1998–May 2002
48-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1980
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1955, 1957
Jun 1997–May 2002
60-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1980
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1938, 1939, 1956, 2003, 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/