Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2017
1-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 1897, 1901
Apr–May 2017
2-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1907
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1896
Ties: 1974, 1981, 1986, 2015
Mar–May 2017
3-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1960
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1925, 1927, 1946, 2004
Feb–May 2017
4-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1960
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jan–May 2017
5-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Dec 2016–May 2017
6-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Nov 2016–May 2017
7-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
4.2°F
(2.4°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Oct 2016–May 2017
8-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Sep 2016–May 2017
9-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Aug 2016–May 2017
10-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jul 2016–May 2017
11-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1968, 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2016–May 2017
12-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Dec 2015–May 2017
18-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979, 1980
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2015–May 2017
24-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2014–May 2017
36-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2018
Ties: 2000, 2019
Jun 2013–May 2017
48-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1980
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2019
Ties: 1911, 1936, 1940
Jun 2012–May 2017
60-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1980
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2020
Ties: 1911, 1925, 1955, 1958, 2000, 2016, 2018

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  • 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/