Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2018
1-Month
75.0°F
(23.9°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
6.4°F
(3.6°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1917
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Apr–May 2018
2-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1907
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1896
Ties: 1905, 1918, 1969
Mar–May 2018
3-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1960
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1935, 1948
Feb–May 2018
4-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1960
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1922
Jan–May 2018
5-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1964, 2009
Dec 2017–May 2018
6-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1930, 1941, 1944, 2002
Nov 2017–May 2018
7-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1953
Oct 2017–May 2018
8-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1898, 1943, 1954, 1976, 2007
Sep 2017–May 2018
9-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1907, 1946
Aug 2017–May 2018
10-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1907, 1909, 1937, 1942, 1995, 2002
Jul 2017–May 2018
11-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1968, 1977
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1901, 1942, 1987, 2019
Jun 2017–May 2018
12-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1910
Dec 2016–May 2018
18-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979, 1980
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2016–May 2018
24-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 2013
Jun 2015–May 2018
36-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1979
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Jun 2014–May 2018
48-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1980
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2019
Jun 2013–May 2018
60-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1980
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1935
Ties: 1911, 1925, 1955, 1958, 2000, 2016, 2017

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/