Climate at a Glance

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, October 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1988
1-Month
3.95"
(100.33mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1987 1963
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Sep–Oct 1988
2-Month
7.50"
(190.50mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1963
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Aug–Oct 1988
3-Month
10.15"
(257.81mm)
10.43"
(264.92mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1987 1963
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Jul–Oct 1988
4-Month
15.56"
(395.22mm)
14.14"
(359.16mm)
1.42"
(36.06mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1987 2000
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2009
Jun–Oct 1988
5-Month
16.94"
(430.28mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Ties: 1931
May–Oct 1988
6-Month
18.78"
(477.01mm)
23.37"
(593.60mm)
-4.59"
(-116.59mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1963 1952
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2009
Apr–Oct 1988
7-Month
22.34"
(567.44mm)
28.41"
(721.61mm)
-6.07"
(-154.17mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1987 1897
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Mar–Oct 1988
8-Month
27.57"
(700.28mm)
33.18"
(842.77mm)
-5.61"
(-142.49mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1987 1954
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Feb–Oct 1988
9-Month
30.44"
(773.18mm)
36.91"
(937.51mm)
-6.47"
(-164.33mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1971 1963
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2009
Jan–Oct 1988
10-Month
33.04"
(839.22mm)
40.94"
(1,039.88mm)
-7.90"
(-200.66mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1971 1963
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2009
Dec 1987–Oct 1988
11-Month
43.16"
(1,096.26mm)
45.30"
(1,150.62mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1987 1963
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1945
Nov 1987–Oct 1988
12-Month
52.05"
(1,322.07mm)
49.55"
(1,258.57mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1987 1963
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1945
May 1987–Oct 1988
18-Month
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
72.97"
(1,853.44mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1987 1963
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2009
Nov 1986–Oct 1988
24-Month
95.47"
(2,424.94mm)
99.17"
(2,518.92mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1964
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Nov 1985–Oct 1988
36-Month
141.83"
(3,602.48mm)
148.75"
(3,778.25mm)
-6.92"
(-175.77mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1987 1956
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Nov 1984–Oct 1988
48-Month
192.32"
(4,884.93mm)
198.43"
(5,040.12mm)
-6.11"
(-155.19mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2021
Ties: 1969
Nov 1983–Oct 1988
60-Month
255.22"
(6,482.59mm)
247.95"
(6,297.93mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1986 1967
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/