Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2018
1-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1983
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1984
Ties: 1936
Nov–Dec 2018
2-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 2000
78th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2015
Ties: 1958, 2008
Oct–Dec 2018
3-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
67th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1931
Ties: 1970, 1974, 2019
Sep–Dec 2018
4-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1931
Ties: 2011
Aug–Dec 2018
5-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1931
Ties: 1910, 1928, 1953, 1987, 2002
Jul–Dec 2018
6-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1931, 1998
Ties: 1907, 1982
Jun–Dec 2018
7-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1998
Ties: 1909, 1913, 1965, 1973, 1977, 1990
May–Dec 2018
8-Month
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1998
Ties: 1941
Apr–Dec 2018
9-Month
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1998
Ties: 1978, 2019
Mar–Dec 2018
10-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917, 1976
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1897, 1927, 1931, 1953, 1963, 1991, 2001
Feb–Dec 2018
11-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1911, 1931, 1991, 2005, 2015
Jan–Dec 2018
12-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1900, 1941, 2001, 2010, 2019
Jul 2017–Dec 2018
18-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1968
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1896, 1923, 1946, 1957, 1986, 2004, 2019
Jan 2017–Dec 2018
24-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012, 2017
Ties: 2007
Jan 2016–Dec 2018
36-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1905
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012, 2017, 2018
Ties: 2012, 2017
Jan 2015–Dec 2018
48-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1905, 1906, 1979
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Jan 2014–Dec 2018
60-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1906
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2019
Ties: 1925, 1938, 1939, 1955, 2008, 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 6, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/