Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2021
1-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
11.8°F
(6.5°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1983
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Nov–Dec 2021
2-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
5.6°F
(3.1°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 2000
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Oct–Dec 2021
3-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
4.9°F
(2.7°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1976
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
Sep–Dec 2021
4-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1976
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1931
Ties: 2015
Aug–Dec 2021
5-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1976
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
Jul–Dec 2021
6-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1976
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1931, 1998
Jun–Dec 2021
7-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1976
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1998
May–Dec 2021
8-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1976
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1998
Ties: 1896
Apr–Dec 2021
9-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1976
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1998
Ties: 1977, 2001
Mar–Dec 2021
10-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1917, 1976
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Feb–Dec 2021
11-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1900, 1909, 1941
Jan–Dec 2021
12-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1979
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1900, 1941, 2001, 2010, 2018, 2019
Jul 2020–Dec 2021
18-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1968
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2012
Ties: 1909, 1942, 1943, 1953, 1956
Jan 2020–Dec 2021
24-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1979
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2012, 2017
Ties: 1908, 1923, 1931, 2019, 2020
Jan 2019–Dec 2021
36-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1905
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2012, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1911, 1932, 1938, 2008, 2020
Jan 2018–Dec 2021
48-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1905, 1906, 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2018
Ties: 1911, 1924, 2002
Jan 2017–Dec 2021
60-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1906
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2019, 2020
Ties: 1936, 1957

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/