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
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
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)
124ᵗʰ 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
55ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1896
Ties: 1905, 1918, 1969
Mar–May 2018
3-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
90ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1960
35ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Feb–May 2018
4-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
98ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1960
27ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1945, 1957, 1967
Jan–May 2018
5-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
50ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1964, 2009
Dec 2017–May 2018
6-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
71ˢᵗ Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
53ʳᵈ Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Nov 2017–May 2018
7-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
85ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
39ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1923, 1949, 1992
Oct 2017–May 2018
8-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
90ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
34ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1946, 1992
Sep 2017–May 2018
9-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
93ʳᵈ Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
31ˢᵗ Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1907, 1946
Aug 2017–May 2018
10-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
83ʳᵈ Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
41ˢᵗ Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1896, 1900, 1916, 1943, 1948, 1950, 1981, 1992
Jul 2017–May 2018
11-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
88ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1968, 1977
36ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1901, 1942, 1987
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
46ᵗʰ 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)
112ᵗʰ 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)
119ᵗʰ 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)
121ˢᵗ 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
2ⁿᵈ Warmest Warmest since: 1935 1935
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
19ᵗʰ 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 December 2018, retrieved on December 13, 2018 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/