Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1979
1-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1983
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2021
Ties: 1913, 1993, 2016
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 2000
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1962, 1986
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931
Ties: 1904, 1987, 1996, 2014
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931
Ties: 1929, 1961, 1992, 1996
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931
Ties: 1981, 1983
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931, 1998
Ties: 1895, 1905
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1998
Ties: 1972
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1998
Ties: 1983
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1998
Ties: 1904, 1967
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917, 1976
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1906, 1912, 1969, 1996
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1912, 2014
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
127th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1968
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1904, 1905, 1917, 1958, 1993
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012, 2017
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1905
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1904, 1960, 1968
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1906 1905, 1906, 1979
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1905, 1906
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1906 1906
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019, 2020
Ties: 1905

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 10, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/