Climate Data
Monthly Numbers
Interested in temperature and precipitation numbers in Little Rock and North Little Rock? Check them out on a monthly basis below.
 
Climate Summary (Apr 2012)
 
Little Rock Climate Summary
...THE LITTLE ROCK ADAMS FIELD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2012...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1877 TO 2012

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              95   04/20/1987
 LOW               28   04/08/2007
                        04/07/1971
                        04/05/1920
HIGHEST            86   04/27        73      13       91  04/19
                        04/26
                        04/01
LOWEST             45   04/24        50      -5       37  04/05
AVG. MAXIMUM     77.3              73.1     4.2     77.8
AVG. MINIMUM     55.9              51.0     4.9     54.2
MEAN             66.6              62.1     4.5     66.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.2    -0.2        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        14.81   1927
 MINIMUM         0.17   1930
TOTALS           2.84              5.14   -2.30     7.23
DAILY AVG.       0.09              0.17   -0.08     0.24
DAYS >= .01         6               9.4    -3.4       10
DAYS >= .10         4                                  8
DAYS >= .50         2                                  7
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.5    -0.5        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.07   04/20 TO 04/20

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   2003
                        1983
                        1980
 24 HR TOTAL        T   04/09/2003
                        04/19/1983
                        04/13/1980
 SNOW DEPTH         T   04/02/1908
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0        T
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00        T
SINCE 7/1         2.2               3.5    -1.3     14.6
 LIQUID 7/1      0.22                MM      MM     1.46
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        1
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      53               144     -91       70
 SINCE 7/1       2194              3032    -838     2883
COOLING TOTAL     109                56      53      108
 SINCE 1/1        206                72     134      128

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     10/20/1989
 LATEST       04/19/1983
EARLIEST                        11/13
LATEST                          03/19
..........................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/320    DATE  04/22
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    45/150    DATE  04/17

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            7
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             18
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          5

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       9     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      0

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

&&

...ADDITIONAL DATA FOR LITTLE ROCK ADAMS FIELD FOR APRIL 2012...

TEMPERATURE
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AVERAGE MONTHLY HIGH....COOLEST SINCE 2009
AVERAGE MONTHLY LOW.....WARMEST SINCE 2006
AVERAGE MONTHLY.........WARMEST SINCE 2001...8TH WARMEST ON RECORD

NUMBER OF DAYS WITH DAILY AVERAGE TEMPERATURES...

AT NORMAL........2     ABOVE NORMAL.....20     BELOW NORMAL.....8

HIGHEST TEMPERATURE........86 ON THE 27TH..26TH
LOWEST TEMPERATURE.........45 ON THE 24TH

NUMBER OF DAYS WITH...

HIGHS AT OR ABOVE 90 DEGREES... 0...FIRST TIME SINCE 2010
HIGHS AT OR ABOVE 80 DEGREES...12...MOST SINCE 2010
LOWS BELOW 50 DEGREES.......... 8...FEWEST SINCE 2010

DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

DATE  RECORD TYPE                NEW RECORD    OLD RECORD
26TH  HIGHEST LOW TEMPERATURE    66 IN 2012    66 IN 1882

RAINFALL
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MONTHLY RAINFALL......DRIEST SINCE 2003.

DAILY RAINFALL RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

NONE.

SNOWFALL
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NO SNOW FELL DURING THE MONTH.
 
North Little Rock Climate Summary
...THE NORTH LITTLE ROCK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2012...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1975 TO 2012

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              94   04/20/1987
 LOW               30   04/08/2007
                        04/07/2007
                        04/06/1982
HIGHEST            87   04/01        73      14       90  04/19
LOWEST             45   04/23        53      -8       37  04/05
AVG. MAXIMUM     75.6              72.8     2.8     76.9
AVG. MINIMUM     57.7              52.8     4.9     55.2
MEAN             66.7              62.8     3.9     66.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.2    -0.2        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        11.01   1991
 MINIMUM         0.66   1987
TOTALS           2.05              4.79   -2.74    10.77
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.16   -0.09     0.36
DAYS >= .01         6               9.6    -3.6       11
DAYS >= .10         5                                  9
DAYS >= .50         2                                  7
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.5    -1.5        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.68   04/20 TO 04/20

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   2003
                        1983
                        1980
 24 HR TOTAL        T   04/09/2003
                        04/19/1983
                        04/14/1980
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0        T
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00       MM
SINCE 7/1         2.5               4.4    -1.9     15.7
 LIQUID 7/1      0.25              0.50   -0.25     1.57
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        3
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      56               136     -80       71
 SINCE 7/1       2185              2982    -797     2898
COOLING TOTAL     113                70      43      111
 SINCE 1/1        230                89     141      136

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     10/20/1989
 LATEST       04/19/1983
EARLIEST                        11/13
LATEST                          03/19
......................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    21/160    DATE  04/15
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    33/160    DATE  04/15

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER             MM
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          MM
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            MM
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY        MM

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     MM

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       4     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      0

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

&&


...ADDITIONAL DATA FOR NORTH LITTLE ROCK FOR APRIL 2012...

TEMPERATURE
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AVERAGE MONTHLY HIGH....COOLEST SINCE 2009...10TH WARMEST ON RECORD
AVERAGE MONTHLY LOW.....WARMEST SINCE 2006...4TH WARMEST ON RECORD
AVERAGE MONTHLY.........WARMEST SINCE 2006...5TH WARMEST ON RECORD

NUMBER OF DAYS WITH DAILY AVERAGE TEMPERATURES...

AT NORMAL........1     ABOVE NORMAL.....20     BELOW NORMAL.....9

HIGHEST TEMPERATURE........87 ON THE  1ST
LOWEST TEMPERATURE.........45 ON THE 23RD

NUMBER OF DAYS WITH...

HIGHS AT OR ABOVE 90 DEGREES... 0...FIRST TIME SINCE 2010
HIGHS AT OR ABOVE 80 DEGREES...10...MOST SINCE 2010
LOWS BELOW 50 DEGREES.......... 4...FEWEST SINCE 2010

DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

DATE  RECORD TYPE                NEW RECORD    OLD RECORD
 1ST  HIGH TEMPERATURE           87 IN 2012    84 IN 1978
      HIGHEST LOW TEMPERATURE    67 IN 2012    62 IN 2006
 2ND  HIGH TEMPERATURE           85 IN 2012    85 IN 2006
      HIGHEST LOW TEMPERATURE    65 IN 2012    64 IN 1999
14TH  HIGHEST LOW TEMPERATURE    68 IN 2012    67 IN 2002
23RD  LOW TEMPERATURE            45 IN 2012    45 IN 1995...1986...1984
26TH  HIGHEST LOW TEMPERATURE    67 IN 2012    67 IN 1989
28TH  HIGHEST LOW TEMPERATURE    68 IN 2012    68 IN 1994
29TH  HIGHEST LOW TEMPERATURE    67 IN 2012    67 IN 2003
30TH  HIGHEST LOW TEMPERATURE    69 IN 2012    68 IN 1987...1983

RAINFALL
________

MONTHLY RAINFALL......DRIEST SINCE 2003.

DAILY RAINFALL RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

NONE


SNOWFALL
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NO SNOW FELL.

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