Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1940
1-Month
77.3°F
(25.2°C)
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1992
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1954
Jul–Aug 1940
2-Month
77.7°F
(25.4°C)
79.8°F
(26.6°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1967
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1954
Jun–Aug 1940
3-Month
76.8°F
(24.9°C)
78.7°F
(25.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1961, 1992
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1934, 1954, 2011
Ties: 1927
May–Aug 1940
4-Month
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
76.2°F
(24.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1976
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1934
Ties: 1904
Apr–Aug 1940
5-Month
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1961
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1896
Ties: 1910
Mar–Aug 1940
6-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1915
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1904, 1912, 1992
Feb–Aug 1940
7-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1960
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1947
Jan–Aug 1940
8-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1979
127th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Dec 1939–Aug 1940
9-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1979
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1915, 2014
Nov 1939–Aug 1940
10-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1912
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 2014
Oct 1939–Aug 1940
11-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1912
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1915, 1960, 1978, 1984
Sep 1939–Aug 1940
12-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1904, 1979
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1903, 1906, 1918, 1970
Mar 1939–Aug 1940
18-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1929 2014
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1902, 1975, 1980, 1982, 1985, 1989, 1996
Sep 1938–Aug 1940
24-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1979
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1912, 1924, 1929, 1948, 1973, 1974, 1981, 1988, 1996
Sep 1937–Aug 1940
36-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1979
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1925, 1928, 1929, 1974, 1988, 2011, 2021
Sep 1936–Aug 1940
48-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1906
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1935, 2019
Ties: 1899, 1941, 1999, 2003, 2011
Sep 1935–Aug 1940
60-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1906
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1900, 1912, 1928, 1944, 1953, 2005

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 1, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/