Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1998
1-Month
72.7°F
(22.6°C)
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1899
Apr–May 1998
2-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1896
Ties: 1915, 1930, 1959
Mar–May 1998
3-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1960
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 1899, 1916, 2020
Feb–May 1998
4-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1960
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1990, 1992
Jan–May 1998
5-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 1991, 1999
Dec 1997–May 1998
6-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1922, 1952
Nov 1997–May 1998
7-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1954
Oct 1997–May 1998
8-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1949, 1987
Sep 1997–May 1998
9-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 2002
Aug 1997–May 1998
10-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1910, 1928, 1944, 1987
Jul 1997–May 1998
11-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1968, 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1909, 1910, 1945, 1952, 1995
Jun 1997–May 1998
12-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1916, 1926, 1928
Dec 1996–May 1998
18-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979, 1980
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1925, 1981
Jun 1996–May 1998
24-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1899, 1958
Jun 1995–May 1998
36-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1979
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018
Ties: 1982, 1990
Jun 1994–May 1998
48-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1980
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2019
Ties: 1913, 1914, 1916, 1921, 1990, 1993, 1994
Jun 1993–May 1998
60-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1980
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2020
Ties: 1909, 1915, 1917, 1921, 1965, 1966, 1987, 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/