National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

 

October Rainfall for Fort Smith, Arkansas

All rainfall amounts are in inches

For the 136 year period of October 1882 through October 2017

 

Wettest October was 12.05 recorded in 1951

Driest October was Trace recorded in 1964

Difference between the wettest and driest October was 12.05

 

Driest October      Wettest October
RANK YEAR RAIN RANK YEAR RAIN
           
1 1964 T 71 1980 3.24
2 1963 0.07 72 2017 3.29
3 1921 0.13 73 1944 3.32
4 1978 0.17 74 1899 3.34
5 1917 0.20 75 2000 3.36
6 1975 0.28 76 1999 3.42
7 1891 0.39 77 1887 3.47
8 2016 0.40 78 1982 3.50
9 1966 0.40 79 1990 3.52
10 1955 0.57 80 1888 3.57
11 1934 0.67 81 2008 3.65
12 1889 0.70 82 1913 3.71
13 1989 0.83 83 2011 3.72
14 1950 0.83 84 1971 3.74
15 1977 0.87 85 1974 3.82
16 1992 0.89 86 1996 3.83
17 1965 0.90 87 1909 3.83
18 1953 1.02 88 1979 3.90
19 1957 1.03 89 1947 4.00
20 1906 1.07 90 1936 4.03
21 1924 1.08 91 1898 4.04
22 1897 1.17 92 1939 4.09
23 2005 1.23 93 1929 4.09
24 1911 1.23 94 2013 4.18
25 1904 1.23 95 1986 4.20
26 1895 1.28 96 1932 4.30
27 1884 1.31 97 1973 4.39
28 1958 1.32 98 1928 4.66
29 1908 1.33 99 1920 4.74
30 1956 1.37 100 1993 4.79
31 1952 1.38 101 1943 4.79
32 1914 1.38 102 1985 4.88
33 2003 1.42 103 1959 4.88
34 1945 1.42 104 1962 4.90
35 1988 1.46 105 1983 4.97
36 1916 1.49 106 1954 4.99
37 2015 1.52 107 1882 5.02
38 1886 1.53 108 1905 5.10
39 1893 1.57 109 1942 5.18
40 2010 1.70 110 1976 5.39
41 1960 1.76 111 1925 5.42
42 1968 1.79 112 2006 5.44
43 1995 1.87 113 1949 5.60
44 1912 1.92 114 1915 5.66
45 1948 1.94 115 1892 5.73
46 1938 1.96 116 1935 5.76
47 1901 1.98 117 1998 5.79
48 2002 2.08 118 2004 6.13
49 1946 2.08 119 1981 6.14
50 1940 2.16 120 1900 6.19
51 1987 2.19 121 1997 6.31
52 1907 2.22 122 1931 6.32
53 1961 2.25 123 1972 6.43
54 1885 2.31 124 1967 6.96
55 1933 2.35 125 1883 7.29
56 1937 2.39 126 1919 7.38
57 1894 2.51 127 2014 7.90
58 1927 2.55 128 1970 8.41
59 2012 2.65 129 2007 8.54
60 1910 2.69 130 1991 8.84
61 1903 2.71 131 1926 9.04
62 1922 2.80 132 1969 9.05
63 1902 2.82 133 1941 9.97
64 1890 2.83 134 2009 10.26
65 1930 2.94 135 1984 11.80
66 1918 2.94 136 1951 12.05
67 1896 3.10      
68 1923 3.13      
69 2001 3.21      
70 1994 3.23      
           
 
RANK YEAR RAIN RANK YEAR RAIN
           
1 1951 12.05 71 1930 2.94
2 1984 11.80 72 1918 2.94
3 2009 10.26 73 1890 2.83
4 1941 9.97 74 1902 2.82
5 1969 9.05 75 1922 2.80
6 1926 9.04 76 1903 2.71
7 1991 8.84 77 1910 2.69
8 2007 8.54 78 2012 2.65
9 1970 8.41 79 1927 2.55
10 2014 7.90 80 1894 2.51
11 1919 7.38 81 1937 2.39
12 1883 7.29 82 1933 2.35
13 1967 6.96 83 1885 2.31
14 1972 6.43 84 1961 2.25
15 1931 6.32 85 1907 2.22
16 1997 6.31 86 1987 2.19
17 1900 6.19 87 1940 2.16
18 1981 6.14 88 2002 2.08
19 2004 6.13 89 1946 2.08
20 1998 5.79 90 1901 1.98
21 1935 5.76 91 1938 1.96
22 1892 5.73 92 1948 1.94
23 1915 5.66 93 1912 1.92
24 1949 5.60 94 1995 1.87
25 2006 5.44 95 1968 1.79
26 1925 5.42 96 1960 1.76
27 1976 5.39 97 2010 1.70
28 1942 5.18 98 1893 1.57
29 1905 5.10 99 1886 1.53
30 1882 5.02 100 2015 1.52
31 1954 4.99 101 1916 1.49
32 1983 4.97 102 1988 1.46
33 1962 4.90 103 1945 1.42
34 1985 4.88 104 2003 1.42
35 1959 4.88 105 1952 1.38
36 1993 4.79 106 1914 1.38
37 1943 4.79 107 1956 1.37
38 1920 4.74 108 1908 1.33
39 1928 4.66 109 1958 1.32
40 1973 4.39 110 1884 1.31
41 1932 4.30 111 1895 1.28
42 1986 4.20 112 2005 1.23
43 2013 4.18 113 1911 1.23
44 1939 4.09 114 1904 1.23
45 1929 4.09 115 1897 1.17
46 1898 4.04 116 1924 1.08
47 1936 4.03 117 1906 1.07
48 1947 4.00 118 1957 1.03
49 1979 3.90 119 1953 1.02
50 1996 3.83 120 1965 0.90
51 1909 3.83 121 1992 0.89
52 1974 3.82 122 1977 0.87
53 1971 3.74 123 1989 0.83
54 2011 3.72 124 1950 0.83
55 1913 3.71 125 1889 0.70
56 2008 3.65 126 1934 0.67
57 1888 3.57 127 1955 0.57
58 1990 3.52 128 2016 0.40
59 1982 3.50 129 1966 0.40
60 1887 3.47 130 1891 0.39
61 1999 3.42 131 1975 0.28
62 2000 3.36 132 1917 0.20
63 1899 3.34 133 1978 0.17
64 1944 3.32 134 1921 0.13
65 2017 3.29 135 1963 0.07
66 1980 3.24 136 1964 T
67 1994 3.23      
68 2001 3.21      
69 1923 3.13      
70 1896 3.10      
           

 

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Updated: November 9, 2017