Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, October 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2020
1-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1976
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1963
Ties: 1896
Sep–Oct 2020
2-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1976
100th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1931
Ties: 1908, 1918
Aug–Oct 2020
3-Month
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1976
109th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1947
Ties: 1975
Jul–Oct 2020
4-Month
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1967, 1976
97th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1954
Ties: 1940, 1948, 2014
Jun–Oct 2020
5-Month
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
100th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1954
Ties: 1902, 1920, 1964, 1981, 1997, 2003, 2008, 2014
May–Oct 2020
6-Month
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1976
107th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1998
Ties: 1915, 1957
Apr–Oct 2020
7-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1976
109th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1954
Ties: 1982
Mar–Oct 2020
8-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1926, 1937, 1949
Feb–Oct 2020
9-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1914, 1948, 1951, 1957, 1959, 1973, 1981
Jan–Oct 2020
10-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1901, 1972, 1977, 1995, 2004
Dec 2019–Oct 2020
11-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1908, 1955
Nov 2019–Oct 2020
12-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1912, 1979
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1898, 1950, 1956
May 2019–Oct 2020
18-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1968
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1909, 1914, 1933, 1957, 2002
Nov 2018–Oct 2020
24-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Ties: 1925, 1928, 1943, 1956, 1992
Nov 2017–Oct 2020
36-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1906, 1979
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Nov 2016–Oct 2020
48-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1905, 1906
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Ties: 1955, 1956, 2001
Nov 2015–Oct 2020
60-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°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 February 2021, retrieved on February 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/