Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2020
1-Month
77.8°F
(25.4°C)
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1992
96th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1954
Ties: 1973
Jul–Aug 2020
2-Month
79.6°F
(26.4°C)
79.9°F
(26.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1967
74th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1954
Ties: 1912, 1922, 1933, 1942, 1990, 2019
Jun–Aug 2020
3-Month
78.5°F
(25.8°C)
78.7°F
(25.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1961, 1992
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1934, 1954, 2011
May–Aug 2020
4-Month
75.6°F
(24.2°C)
76.3°F
(24.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
89th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1934
Ties: 1895, 1924
Apr–Aug 2020
5-Month
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1961
98th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1896
Mar–Aug 2020
6-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1915
66th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1937, 1941, 1945, 1949
Feb–Aug 2020
7-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1960
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1916, 1964
Jan–Aug 2020
8-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1979
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1897, 1995, 2010
Dec 2019–Aug 2020
9-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1979
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1908, 1909, 1927, 2007
Nov 2019–Aug 2020
10-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1912
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1923, 1946, 1949, 1957, 1972, 2010
Oct 2019–Aug 2020
11-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1912
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1919, 1987, 1990
Sep 2019–Aug 2020
12-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904, 1979
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1932
Ties: 1896, 1898, 1927, 1986
Mar 2019–Aug 2020
18-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 2014
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1896, 1919, 1944, 1964, 2019
Sep 2018–Aug 2020
24-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1979
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Ties: 1908, 1909, 1928, 1938, 1944, 1953, 1991, 2001, 2011, 2019
Sep 2017–Aug 2020
36-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Ties: 1933, 1999
Sep 2016–Aug 2020
48-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1906
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1935, 2019
Sep 2015–Aug 2020
60-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1906
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/