National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

 

Average December Temperatures for Fort Smith, Arkansas

All temperatures in °F

For the 136 year period of December 1882 through December 2017

  

Warmest December was 57.7 recorded in 1889

Coldest December was 28.9 recorded in 1983

Difference between the warmest and coldest December was 28.8

 

 

Coldest December      Warmest December
RANK YEAR TEMP RANK YEAR TEMP
           
1 1983 28.9 71 2004 42.2
2 2000 31.5 72 1979 42.2
3 1989 33.1 73 1992 42.3
4 1909 34.1 74 2016 42.4
5 1963 34.2 75 2007 42.4
6 1917 35.0 76 1988 42.4
7 1985 35.2 77 1980 42.4
8 1914 35.8 78 1913 42.5
9 1972 36.1 79 1954 42.6
10 1945 36.3 80 1895 42.6
11 1886 37.2 81 2017 42.9
12 2009 37.7 82 1942 42.9
13 1976 37.8 83 1987 43.0
14 1950 37.8 84 1928 43.1
15 1935 37.8 85 1920 43.1
16 1884 37.8 86 1998 43.2
17 1958 38.1 87 2002 43.3
18 1944 38.1 88 2003 43.4
19 1924 38.4 89 2014 43.5
20 1960 38.7 90 1947 43.6
21 2013 39.0 91 1938 43.6
22 1990 39.1 92 1894 43.6
23 1981 39.1 93 1993 43.7
24 1968 39.1 94 1949 43.8
25 1925 39.1 95 1948 43.8
26 1897 39.1 96 1888 43.9
27 1892 39.1 97 1996 44.1
28 1887 39.1 98 1994 44.1
29 1927 39.2 99 1970 44.2
30 1919 39.3 100 1915 44.2
31 1916 39.4 101 1907 44.4
32 1905 39.5 102 2001 44.5
33 1902 39.5 103 1929 44.5
34 1898 39.5 104 1982 44.7
35 1901 39.7 105 2011 44.8
36 1977 39.8 106 1890 44.8
37 1978 39.9 107 1999 44.9
38 1961 39.9 108 1959 45.2
39 1955 39.9 109 1921 45.2
40 1943 40.0 110 1991 45.4
41 1932 40.0 111 1956 45.6
42 1995 40.1 112 1941 45.6
43 1973 40.1 113 1883 45.6
44 1974 40.2 114 1908 45.7
45 2005 40.3 115 1893 45.7
46 1953 40.3 116 1900 45.8
47 1899 40.3 117 1936 45.9
48 1997 40.4 118 1906 45.9
49 1966 40.4 119 1940 46.0
50 1903 40.6 120 1891 46.0
51 2008 40.7 121 1918 46.1
52 1952 40.7 122 2012 46.2
53 1975 40.9 123 1896 46.2
54 1964 41.1 124 1971 46.4
55 1934 41.1 125 1965 46.4
56 2010 41.2 126 1939 46.5
57 1969 41.2 127 1957 46.7
58 1967 41.3 128 1922 46.7
59 1912 41.4 129 2006 47.4
60 1986 41.5 130 1946 47.9
61 1910 41.5 131 1931 48.3
62 1904 41.5 132 1923 48.3
63 1937 41.7 133 1984 48.4
64 1930 41.9 134 1933 48.4
65 1882 41.9 135 2015 49.3
66 1951 42.0 136 1889 57.7
67 1885 42.0      
68 1962 42.1      
69 1926 42.1      
70 1911 42.1      
           
 
RANK YEAR TEMP RANK YEAR TEMP
           
1 1889 57.7 71 1885 42.0
2 2015 49.3 72 1930 41.9
3 1984 48.4 73 1882 41.9
4 1933 48.4 74 1937 41.7
5 1931 48.3 75 1986 41.5
6 1923 48.3 76 1910 41.5
7 1946 47.9 77 1904 41.5
8 2006 47.4 78 1912 41.4
9 1957 46.7 79 1967 41.3
10 1922 46.7 80 2010 41.2
11 1939 46.5 81 1969 41.2
12 1971 46.4 82 1964 41.1
13 1965 46.4 83 1934 41.1
14 2012 46.2 84 1975 40.9
15 1896 46.2 85 2008 40.7
16 1918 46.1 86 1952 40.7
17 1940 46.0 87 1903 40.6
18 1891 46.0 88 1997 40.4
19 1936 45.9 89 1966 40.4
20 1906 45.9 90 2005 40.3
21 1900 45.8 91 1953 40.3
22 1908 45.7 92 1899 40.3
23 1893 45.7 93 1974 40.2
24 1956 45.6 94 1995 40.1
25 1941 45.6 95 1973 40.1
26 1883 45.6 96 1943 40.0
27 1991 45.4 97 1932 40.0
28 1959 45.2 98 1978 39.9
29 1921 45.2 99 1961 39.9
30 1999 44.9 100 1955 39.9
31 2011 44.8 101 1977 39.8
32 1890 44.8 102 1901 39.7
33 1982 44.7 103 1905 39.5
34 2001 44.5 104 1902 39.5
35 1929 44.5 105 1898 39.5
36 1907 44.4 106 1916 39.4
37 1970 44.2 107 1919 39.3
38 1915 44.2 108 1927 39.2
39 1996 44.1 109 1990 39.1
40 1994 44.1 110 1981 39.1
41 1888 43.9 111 1968 39.1
42 1949 43.8 112 1925 39.1
43 1948 43.8 113 1897 39.1
44 1993 43.7 114 1892 39.1
45 1947 43.6 115 1887 39.1
46 1938 43.6 116 2013 39.0
47 1894 43.6 117 1960 38.7
48 2014 43.5 118 1924 38.4
49 2003 43.4 119 1958 38.1
50 2002 43.3 120 1944 38.1
51 1998 43.2 121 1976 37.8
52 1928 43.1 122 1950 37.8
53 1920 43.1 123 1935 37.8
54 1987 43.0 124 1884 37.8
55 2017 42.9 125 2009 37.7
56 1942 42.9 126 1886 37.2
57 1954 42.6 127 1945 36.3
58 1895 42.6 128 1972 36.1
59 1913 42.5 129 1914 35.8
60 2016 42.4 130 1985 35.2
61 2007 42.4 131 1917 35.0
62 1988 42.4 132 1963 34.2
63 1980 42.4 133 1909 34.1
64 1992 42.3 134 1989 33.1
65 2004 42.2 135 2000 31.5
66 1979 42.2 136 1983 28.9
67 1962 42.1      
68 1926 42.1      
69 1911 42.1      
70 1951 42.0      
           

 

 

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Updated: January 21, 2018