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July Rainfall for Fort Smith, Arkansas

All rainfall amounts are in inches

For the 136 year period of July 1882 through July 2017

 

Wettest July was 14.99 recorded in 1895

Driest July was 0.07 recorded in 2001

Difference between the wettest and driest July was 14.92

 

Driest July      Wettest July
RANK YEAR RAIN RANK YEAR RAIN
           
1 2001 0.07 71 1998 2.63
2 1999 0.08 72 1886 2.63
3 1947 0.11 73 1991 2.65
4 1934 0.15 74 1914 2.65
5 1993 0.18 75 2014 2.68
6 1986 0.20 76 1893 2.68
7 2011 0.22 77 1910 2.71
8 1919 0.24 78 1890 2.71
9 1943 0.34 79 1909 2.74
10 1916 0.34 80 1971 2.77
11 1964 0.41 81 1933 2.95
12 2003 0.49 82 1987 2.96
13 1978 0.49 83 1929 2.99
14 1918 0.50 84 1967 3.02
15 1946 0.53 85 1904 3.09
16 1939 0.57 86 1931 3.10
17 1974 0.64 87 1921 3.15
18 1949 0.69 88 1901 3.23
19 1902 0.70 89 1937 3.24
20 1896 0.72 90 1897 3.26
21 1954 0.74 91 1984 3.33
22 1912 0.78 92 1923 3.41
23 1957 0.80 93 1951 3.54
24 1935 0.85 94 1926 3.64
25 1970 0.97 95 2016 3.65
26 1997 1.06 96 1913 3.69
27 1915 1.08 97 1941 3.72
28 1936 1.12 98 2012 3.91
29 1930 1.19 99 2013 3.95
30 1900 1.23 100 1995 4.20
31 2008 1.29 101 1883 4.24
32 1976 1.29 102 1888 4.31
33 1966 1.32 103 1907 4.32
34 1938 1.34 104 1992 4.51
35 1924 1.38 105 2017 4.53
36 1955 1.39 106 1962 4.58
37 1952 1.39 107 1889 4.64
38 1980 1.43 108 2009 4.66
39 2000 1.46 109 1982 4.81
40 1973 1.53 110 1972 4.85
41 2006 1.55 111 1899 5.14
42 1894 1.59 112 2007 5.26
43 1968 1.61 113 1911 5.38
44 1948 1.62 114 1925 5.39
45 1932 1.67 115 1906 5.63
46 1882 1.77 116 1958 5.69
47 1942 1.79 117 1979 5.75
48 1920 1.92 118 1945 5.90
49 1969 1.93 119 1908 5.95
50 1956 1.93 120 1884 5.98
51 1965 1.96 121 1963 6.21
52 1917 2.00 122 1953 6.98
53 1903 2.00 123 1989 7.09
54 1985 2.03 124 1959 7.18
55 1892 2.06 125 1927 7.25
56 1922 2.15 126 2004 7.26
57 2002 2.18 127 1981 7.65
58 2005 2.20 128 1996 7.67
59 1944 2.28 129 1905 8.45
60 1889 2.29 130 1961 8.62
61 1898 2.31 131 2015 8.79
62 1988 2.32 132 1950 9.50
63 1990 2.37 133 1891 9.88
64 2010 2.47 134 1994 10.38
65 1975 2.47 135 1960 10.41
66 1928 2.48 136 1895 14.99
67 1885 2.48      
68 1940 2.54      
69 1983 2.61      
70 1977 2.61      
           
 
RANK YEAR RAIN RANK YEAR RAIN
           
1 1895 14.99 71 1885 2.48
2 1960 10.41 72 2010 2.47
3 1994 10.38 73 1975 2.47
4 1891 9.88 74 1990 2.37
5 1950 9.50 75 1988 2.32
6 2015 8.79 76 1898 2.31
7 1961 8.62 77 1887 2.29
8 1905 8.45 78 1944 2.28
9 1996 7.67 79 2005 2.20
10 1981 7.65 80 2002 2.18
11 2004 7.26 81 1922 2.15
12 1927 7.25 82 1892 2.06
13 1959 7.18 83 1985 2.03
14 1989 7.09 84 1917 2.00
15 1953 6.98 85 1903 2.00
16 1963 6.21 86 1965 1.96
17 1884 5.98 87 1969 1.93
18 1908 5.95 88 1956 1.93
19 1945 5.90 89 1920 1.92
20 1979 5.75 90 1942 1.79
21 1958 5.69 91 1882 1.77
22 1906 5.63 92 1932 1.67
23 1925 5.39 93 1948 1.62
24 1911 5.38 94 1968 1.61
25 2007 5.26 95 1894 1.59
26 1899 5.14 96 2006 1.55
27 1972 4.85 97 1973 1.53
28 1982 4.81 98 2000 1.46
29 2009 4.66 99 1980 1.43
30 1889 4.64 100 1955 1.39
31 1962 4.58 101 1952 1.39
32 2017 4.53 102 1924 1.38
33 1992 4.51 103 1938 1.34
34 1907 4.32 104 1966 1.32
35 1888 4.31 105 2008 1.29
36 1883 4.24 106 1976 1.29
37 1995 4.20 107 1900 1.23
38 2013 3.95 108 1930 1.19
39 2012 3.91 109 1936 1.12
40 1941 3.72 110 1915 1.08
41 1913 3.69 111 1997 1.06
42 2016 3.65 112 1970 0.97
43 1926 3.64 113 1935 0.85
44 1951 3.54 114 1957 0.80
45 1923 3.41 115 1912 0.78
46 1984 3.33 116 1954 0.74
47 1897 3.26 117 1896 0.72
48 1937 3.24 118 1902 0.70
49 1901 3.23 119 1949 0.69
50 1921 3.15 120 1974 0.64
51 1931 3.10 121 1939 0.57
52 1904 3.09 122 1946 0.53
53 1967 3.02 123 1918 0.50
54 1929 2.99 124 2003 0.49
55 1987 2.96 125 1978 0.49
56 1933 2.95 126 1964 0.41
57 1971 2.77 127 1943 0.34
58 1909 2.74 128 1916 0.34
59 1910 2.71 129 1919 0.24
60 1890 2.71 130 2011 0.22
61 2014 2.68 131 1986 0.20
62 1893 2.68 132 1993 0.18
63 1991 2.65 133 1934 0.15
64 1914 2.65 134 1947 0.11
65 1998 2.63 135 1999 0.08
66 1886 2.63 136 2001 0.07
67 1983 2.61      
68 1977 2.61      
69 1940 2.54      
70 1928 2.48      
           

 

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Updated: August 17, 2017