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Interested in temperature and precipitation numbers in Little Rock and North Little Rock? Check them out on a monthly basis below.
 
Climate Summary (Feb 2016)
 
Little Rock Climate Summary
...THE LITTLE ROCK ADAMS FIELD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1874 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              87   02/25/1918
 LOW              -12   02/12/1899
HIGHEST            75   02/21        56      19       75  02/14
                        02/02
LOWEST             27   02/10        35      -8       19  02/19
                        02/05
AVG. MAXIMUM     60.0              55.1     4.9     47.5
AVG. MINIMUM     38.6              34.5     4.1     28.6
MEAN             49.3              44.8     4.5     38.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.8    -0.8        4
DAYS MIN <= 32     10              11.4    -1.4       21
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        12.74   1882
 MINIMUM         0.51   1947
TOTALS           2.14              3.66   -1.52     3.84
DAILY AVG.       0.07                MM      MM     0.14
DAYS >= .01         5               9.1    -4.1       10
DAYS >= .10         4                                  7
DAYS >= .50         1                                  4
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.1    -0.1        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.62   02/23 TO 02/24

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           13.1   1921
 24 HR TOTAL     11.2   02/18/1921 TO 02/19/1921
 SNOW DEPTH         9   02/19/1921
TOTALS            0.0               1.3    -1.3      5.3
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.10   -0.10     0.53
SINCE 7/1         5.7               3.1     2.6      5.4
 LIQUID 7/1      0.57                MM      MM     0.54
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.6    -0.6        8
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  3
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     453               567    -114      746
 SINCE 7/1       1889              2529    -640     2646
COOLING TOTAL       5                 1       4        0
 SINCE 1/1          6                 2       4        0

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

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/310    DATE  02/08
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/290    DATE  02/16

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           12
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          9

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     57

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       8     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      0

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

&&

...DATA FOR LITTLE ROCK ADAMS FIELD FOR FEBRUARY 2016...

.SUMMARY...
THE MONTH WAS WELL ABOVE AVERAGE IN TERMS OF TEMPERATURES...AND
BELOW AVERAGE IN TERMS OF RAINFALL. THE WARMEST PERIODS WERE AT THE
FIRST OF THE MONTH...THEN DURING THE THIRD WEEK...WHEN READINGS WERE
10-20 DEGREES ABOVE AVERAGE.

MEASURABLE RAINFALL FELL AROUND MID MONTH...AND DURING THE LAST
WEEK. NO SNOW FELL...WHICH WAS THE FIRST TIME IN SEVERAL YEARS.

.MONTHLY TEMPERATURES...
THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS THE WARMEST SINCE 2009. THE AVERAGE
LOW WAS THE WARMEST SINCE 2012. THE AVERAGE MONTHLY TEMPERATURE WAS
THE WARMEST SINCE 2012.

.DAILY TEMPERATURES...
AVERAGE ON TWO DAYS...ABOVE AVERAGE ON 17 DAYS...AND BELOW AVERAGE ON
10 DAYS. THERE WERE 10 DAYS WITH TEMPERATURES AT OR BELOW FREEZING...
WHICH WAS THE FEWEST SINCE 2013.

.TEMPERATURE RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...
NONE.

.MONTHLY RAINFALL...
IT WAS THE DRIEST FEBRUARY SINCE 2007.

.DAILY RAINFALL RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN...
NONE.

.MONTHLY SNOWFALL...
FOR THE FIRST TIME IN EIGHT YEARS /SINCE 2008/...ABSOLUTELY NO SNOW
FELL DURING THE MONTH.

.DAILY SNOWFALL RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN...
NONE.
 
North Little Rock Climate Summary
...THE NORTH LITTLE ROCK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1975 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              83   02/20/1986
 LOW                4   02/04/1996
HIGHEST            74   02/21        55      19       72  02/14
LOWEST             26   02/10        36     -10       18  02/27
                                                          02/19
AVG. MAXIMUM     57.8              54.3     3.5     45.3
AVG. MINIMUM     39.1              36.3     2.8     27.9
MEAN             48.4              45.3     3.1     36.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               1.1    -1.1        4
DAYS MIN <= 32      7               9.3    -2.3       20
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.02   1989
 MINIMUM         0.89   1980
TOTALS           1.82              3.66   -1.84     3.26
DAILY AVG.       0.06                MM      MM     0.12
DAYS >= .01         4               9.1    -5.1       10
DAYS >= .10         3                                  5
DAYS >= .50         1                                  3
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.0     0.0        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.23   02/23 TO 02/23

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           15.6   1979
 24 HR TOTAL      9.1   02/06/1979 TO 02/07/1979
 SNOW DEPTH         9   02/08/1979
TOTALS            0.0               1.8    -1.8      3.6
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.20   -0.20     0.36
SINCE 7/1         7.2               4.0     3.2      4.2
 LIQUID 7/1      0.72              0.50    0.22     0.42
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               1.2    -1.2        9
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     473               553     -80      789
 SINCE 7/1       1961              2502    -541     2797
COOLING TOTAL       2                 1       1        0
 SINCE 1/1          3                 2       1        0

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                0     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       5     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                      0

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

&&

...DATA FOR NORTH LITTLE ROCK FOR FEBRUARY 2016...

.SUMMARY...
THE MONTH WAS WELL ABOVE AVERAGE IN TERMS OF TEMPERATURES...AND
BELOW AVERAGE IN TERMS OF RAINFALL. THE WARMEST PERIODS WERE AT THE
FIRST OF THE MONTH...THEN DURING THE THIRD WEEK...WHEN READINGS WERE
10-20 DEGREES ABOVE AVERAGE.

MEASURABLE RAINFALL FELL AROUND MID MONTH...AND DURING THE LAST
WEEK. NO SNOW FELL...WHICH WAS THE FIRST TIME IN OVER A DECADE.

.MONTHLY TEMPERATURES...
THE AVERAGE HIGH...LOW AND MONTHLY TEMPERATURES WERE THE WARMEST
SINCE 2012. THE AVERAGE MONTHLY TEMPERATURE WAS THE 10TH WARMEST ON
RECORD.

.DAILY TEMPERATURES...
AVERAGE ON ONE DAY...ABOVE AVERAGE ON 17 DAYS...AND BELOW AVERAGE ON
12 DAYS. THERE WERE SEVEN DAYS WITH TEMPERATURES AT OR BELOW
FREEZING...WHICH WAS THE FEWEST SINCE 2012.

.TEMPERATURE RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...
DATE  RECORD TYPE                NEW RECORD       PREVIOUS RECORD
20TH  WARMEST LOW TEMPERATURE    61 IN 2016         55 IN 2007
21ST  WARMEST LOW TEMPERATURE    60 IN 2016         55 IN 2007

.MONTHLY RAINFALL...
IT WAS THE DRIEST FEBRUARY SINCE 1999...AND THE 6TH DRIEST ON
RECORD.

.DAILY RAINFALL RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN...
NONE.

.MONTHLY SNOWFALL...
ABSOLUTELY NO SNOW FELL DURING THE MONTH...WHICH WAS THE FIRST TIME
IN 11 YEARS /SINCE 2005/.

.DAILY SNOWFALL RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN...
NONE.