Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1997
1-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Apr–May 1997
2-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1907
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1896
Mar–May 1997
3-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1904, 1928, 1940, 1975, 1996
Feb–May 1997
4-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Jan–May 1997
5-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1920, 1928, 1937, 1951, 2008
Dec 1996–May 1997
6-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1937, 1965, 1981
Nov 1996–May 1997
7-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1930, 1937, 2021
Oct 1996–May 1997
8-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1947, 1959, 1962, 1981, 2013
Sep 1996–May 1997
9-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1903, 1917
Aug 1996–May 1997
10-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1962
Jul 1996–May 1997
11-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1968, 1977
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1936, 1971, 1983
Jun 1996–May 1997
12-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1977
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1929, 1982
Dec 1995–May 1997
18-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1979, 1980
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1929, 1993
Jun 1995–May 1997
24-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1978
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1900, 1963, 1993, 2010, 2014
Jun 1994–May 1997
36-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1979
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1901, 1913, 1917, 1930, 1958, 1959, 1972, 1973, 1983, 1986, 1996, 2010
Jun 1993–May 1997
48-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1980
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1908, 1964, 1995
Jun 1992–May 1997
60-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1980
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1961, 1964, 1973, 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/