Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1979

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1979
1-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1935, 1967, 2021
Apr–May 1979
2-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1896
Ties: 1903, 1919, 2008
Mar–May 1979
3-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1960
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1919, 1988, 2005, 2008
Feb–May 1979
4-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1960
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1901, 1971
Jan–May 1979
5-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
127th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1978–May 1979
6-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1978–May 1979
7-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1940
Oct 1978–May 1979
8-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Sep 1978–May 1979
9-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1904, 1958
Aug 1978–May 1979
10-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 2014
Jul 1978–May 1979
11-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968, 1977
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1951
Jun 1978–May 1979
12-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1975
Dec 1977–May 1979
18-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979, 1980
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1980
Jun 1977–May 1979
24-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1906, 2015
Jun 1976–May 1979
36-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Jun 1975–May 1979
48-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1980
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1978
Jun 1974–May 1979
60-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1980
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/