National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

 

Average December Temperatures for Fayetteville, Arkansas

All temperatures in °F

For the 68 year period of December 1949 through December 2016

 

Warmest December was 45.8 recorded in 1984

Coldest December was 25.0 recorded in 1983

Difference between the warmest and coldest December was 20.8

 

Coldest December      Warmest December
RANK YEAR TEMP RANK YEAR TEMP
           
1 1983 25.0 36 2002 39.1
2 2000 28.2 37 1998 39.1
3 1989 29.4 38 1962 39.2
4 1963 30.2 39 2003 39.6
5 1985 32.5 40 1954 39.7
6 2009 34.2 41 1951 39.7
7 1950 34.2 42 2007 39.8
8 2013 34.4 43 1987 39.8
9 1972 34.5 44 1980 39.8
10 1960 35.4 45 1975 39.9
11 1958 35.5 46 1993 40.2
12 1976 35.7 47 2011 40.3
13 1968 35.9 48 2001 40.3
14 2010 36.1 49 1992 40.3
15 2005 36.4 50 2014 40.5
16 1981 36.4 51 1988 40.6
17 1997 36.8 52 1999 40.8
18 1955 37.0 53 1996 41.3
19 2008 37.1 54 1949 41.6
20 1969 37.1 55 2006 41.7
21 1961 37.2 56 1979 41.7
22 1978 37.4 57 1970 41.7
23 1977 37.5 58 2012 42.3
24 2016 37.7 59 1994 42.5
25 1953 37.7 60 1982 43.3
26 1990 37.9 61 1959 43.3
27 1995 38.0 62 1956 43.6
28 1973 38.3 63 1991 43.7
29 1967 38.3 64 1965 43.7
30 1966 38.3 65 1957 44.0
31 1986 38.5 66 2015 44.2
32 1964 38.5 67 1971 45.3
33 1952 38.6 68 1984 45.8
34 1974 39.0      
35 2004 39.1      
           
 
RANK YEAR TEMP RANK YEAR TEMP
           
1 1984 45.8 36 1952 38.6
2 1971 45.3 37 1986 38.5
3 2015 44.2 38 1964 38.5
4 1957 44.0 39 1973 38.3
5 1991 43.7 40 1967 38.3
6 1965 43.7 41 1966 38.3
7 1956 43.6 42 1995 38.0
8 1982 43.3 43 1990 37.9
9 1959 43.3 44 2016 37.7
10 1994 42.5 45 1953 37.7
11 2012 42.3 46 1977 37.5
12 2006 41.7 47 1978 37.4
13 1979 41.7 48 1961 37.2
14 1970 41.7 49 2008 37.1
15 1949 41.6 50 1969 37.1
16 1996 41.3 51 1955 37.0
17 1999 40.8 52 1997 36.8
18 1988 40.6 53 2005 36.4
19 2014 40.5 54 1981 36.4
20 2011 40.3 55 2010 36.1
21 2001 40.3 56 1968 35.9
22 1992 40.3 57 1976 35.7
23 1993 40.2 58 1958 35.5
24 1975 39.9 59 1960 35.4
25 2007 39.8 60 1972 34.5
26 1987 39.8 61 2013 34.4
27 1980 39.8 62 2009 34.2
28 1954 39.7 63 1950 34.2
29 1951 39.7 64 1985 32.5
30 2003 39.6 65 1963 30.2
31 1962 39.2 66 1989 29.4
32 2004 39.1 67 2000 28.2
33 2002 39.1 68 1983 25.0
34 1998 39.1      
35 1974 39.0      
           

 

Data is for Drake Field

 

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Updated: January 25, 2017