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 (Oct 2011)
 
Little Rock Climate Summary
...THE LITTLE ROCK ADAMS FIELD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2011...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1877 TO 2011

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              97   10/11/1963
                        10/10/1963
 LOW               27   10/30/1917
HIGHEST            88   10/17        75      13       92  10/10
                        10/16                             10/09
                        10/07
LOWEST             36   10/30        52     -16       34  10/30
                        10/21
                        10/20
AVG. MAXIMUM     77.1              74.8     2.3     80.4
AVG. MINIMUM     48.9              52.6    -3.7     50.9
MEAN             63.0              63.7    -0.7     65.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.5    -0.5        4
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        16.56   2009
 MINIMUM         0.01   1944
TOTALS           2.27              4.91   -2.64     2.11
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.16   -0.09     0.07
DAYS >= .01         5               8.2    -3.2        6
DAYS >= .10         5                                  6
DAYS >= .50         2                                  2
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.6    -1.6        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.84   10/22 TO 10/23

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   1993
                        1925
 24 HR TOTAL        T   10/29/1993 TO 10/30/1993
                        10/30/1925 TO 10/30/1925
                        10/28/1925 TO 10/28/1925
 SNOW DEPTH         T   10/30/1993
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0        T
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00        T
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0        T
 LIQUID 7/1      0.00              0.00    0.00       MM
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   MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     119               121      -2       63
 SINCE 7/1        124               132      -8       63
COOLING TOTAL      67                81     -14       90
 SINCE 1/1       2508              2194     314     2806

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

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    26/330    DATE  10/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    37/040    DATE  10/27

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           21
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              6
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          4

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     63

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN                6     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      4

-  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 OCTOBER 2011...

TEMPERATURE
___________

AVERAGE MONTHLY HIGH....COOLEST SINCE 2009
AVERAGE MONTHLY LOW.....COOLEST SINCE 2001
AVERAGE MONTHLY.........COOLEST SINCE 2009

NUMBER OF DAYS WITH DAILY AVERAGE TEMPERATURES...

AT NORMAL........ 1     ABOVE NORMAL.....15     BELOW NORMAL.....15

HIGHEST TEMPERATURE........88 ON THE 17TH...16TH
LOWEST TEMPERATURE.........36 ON THE 30TH...21ST

NUMBER OF DAYS WITH...

HIGHS AT OR ABOVE 90 DEGREES...... 0...FEWEST SINCE 2009
HIGHS AT OR ABOVE 80 DEGREES......16...FEWEST SINCE 2009
HIGHS BELOW 80 DEGREES............15...MOST SINCE 2009
HIGHS BELOW 70 DEGREES............ 6...MOST SINCE 2009
HIGHS BELOW 60 DEGREES............ 1...MOST SINCE 2009

LOWS BELOW 50 DEGREES.............14...MOST SINCE 2006
LOWS BELOW 40 DEGREES............. 6...MOST SINCE 2005

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

DATE  RECORD TYPE                NEW RECORD    OLD RECORD
16TH  HIGH TEMPERATURE           88 IN 2011    87 IN 1897

RAINFALL
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MONTHLY RAINFALL......BELOW NORMAL...BUT THE WETTEST SINCE 2009.

NUMBER OF DAYS WITH...

MEASURABLE RAINFALL...................... 5
RAINFALL OF 1.00 INCHES OR GREATER....... 0

NO DAILY RAINFALL RECORDS WERE TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH.
 
North Little Rock Climate Summary
...THE NORTH LITTLE ROCK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2011...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1975 TO 2011

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              92   10/23/2003
 LOW               27   10/31/1993
HIGHEST            87   10/16        75      12       90  10/09
                                                          10/08
LOWEST             40   10/20        54     -14       41  10/30
AVG. MAXIMUM     75.0              73.4     1.6     78.8
AVG. MINIMUM     52.8              54.1    -1.3     54.8
MEAN             63.9              63.8     0.1     66.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.3    -0.3        2
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        15.81   2009
 MINIMUM         0.80   2000
TOTALS           2.47              4.80   -2.33     1.12
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.15   -0.07     0.04
DAYS >= .01         6               8.1    -2.1        5
DAYS >= .10         5                                  3
DAYS >= .50         3                                  0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.6    -1.6        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.79   10/23 TO 10/23

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.2   10/29/1993
 24 HR TOTAL      0.2   10/29/1993 TO 10/29/1993
 SNOW DEPTH         T   10/30/1993
TOTALS            0.0                 T     0.0      0.0
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00
SINCE 7/1           T                 T     0.0      0.0
 LIQUID 7/1        MM              0.00      MM     0.00
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   MM                            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     116               122      -6       51
 SINCE 7/1        125               135     -10       53
COOLING TOTAL      90                84       6      115
 SINCE 1/1       2515              2158     357     2642

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

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              MM
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    MM        DATE   MM
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    MM        DATE   MM

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                1     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                       7     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
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 OCTOBER 2011...

TEMPERATURE
___________

AVERAGE MONTHLY HIGH....COOLEST SINCE 2009...BUT STILL THE 10TH
                        WARMEST ON RECORD
AVERAGE MONTHLY LOW.....COOLEST SINCE 2009
AVERAGE MONTHLY.........COOLEST SINCE 2009

NUMBER OF DAYS WITH DAILY AVERAGE TEMPERATURES...

AT NORMAL........ 2     ABOVE NORMAL.....16     BELOW NORMAL.....13

HIGHEST TEMPERATURE........87 ON THE 16TH
LOWEST TEMPERATURE.........40 ON THE 20TH

NUMBER OF DAYS WITH...

HIGHS AT OR ABOVE 90 DEGREES...... 0...FEWEST SINCE 2009
HIGHS AT OR ABOVE 80 DEGREES......12...FEWEST SINCE 2009
HIGHS BELOW 80 DEGREES............19...MOST SINCE 2009
HIGHS BELOW 70 DEGREES............ 8...MOST SINCE 2009
HIGHS BELOW 60 DEGREES............ 2...MOST SINCE 2009

LOWS BELOW 50 DEGREES.............11...MOST SINCE 2006
LOWS BELOW 40 DEGREES............. 0


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

DATE  RECORD TYPE                NEW RECORD    OLD RECORD
16TH  HIGH TEMPERATURE           87 IN 2011    85 IN 1999
17TH  HIGH TEMPERATURE           86 IN 2011    85 IN 2010

RAINFALL
________

MONTHLY RAINFALL......WETTEST SINCE 2009...BUT STILL BELOW NORMAL.

NUMBER OF DAYS WITH...

MEASURABLE RAINFALL...................... 6 MOST SINCE 2009
RAINFALL OF 1.00 INCHES OR GREATER....... 0 SAME AS 2010

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

NONE.

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