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January Rainfall for Fayetteville, Arkansas

All rainfall amounts are in inches

For the 68 year period of January 1950 through January 2017

 

Wettest January was 9.17 recorded in 1998

Driest January was 0.10 recorded in 1986

Difference between the wettest and driest January was 9.07

 

Driest January      Wettest January
RANK YEAR RAIN RANK YEAR RAIN
           
1 1986 0.10 36 2004 1.96
2 2003 0.12 37 1968 2.10
3 2011 0.22 38 1967 2.26
4 1976 0.46 39 2017 2.39
5 2016 0.51 40 2001 2.42
6 1984 0.51 41 2000 2.42
7 1959 0.55 42 1962 2.43
8 1963 0.56 43 1951 2.44
9 2009 0.61 44 2012 2.50
10 1972 0.65 45 1975 2.57
11 1964 0.72 46 1954 2.60
12 1992 0.88 47 1965 2.62
13 1970 0.92 48 1999 2.77
14 1985 1.06 49 1991 2.80
15 1997 1.08 50 1971 3.00
16 2015 1.11 51 2013 3.03
17 1974 1.12 52 2010 3.18
18 1988 1.13 53 1987 3.22
19 1958 1.14 54 1989 3.29
20 1981 1.16 55 1957 3.29
21 1980 1.20 56 2002 3.57
22 1961 1.35 57 1993 3.69
23 1955 1.37 58 1969 3.89
24 2008 1.53 59 1996 4.25
25 1994 1.57 60 1966 4.31
26 2014 1.64 61 1973 4.35
27 1979 1.72 62 2007 4.62
28 2006 1.79 63 1995 5.46
29 1952 1.81 64 2005 5.54
30 1977 1.84 65 1982 5.80
31 1960 1.85 66 1990 6.19
32 1983 1.86 67 1950 6.25
33 1978 1.88 68 1998 9.17
34 1953 1.88      
35 1956 1.91      
           
 
RANK YEAR RAIN RANK YEAR RAIN
           
1 1998 9.17 36 1953 1.88
2 1950 6.25 37 1983 1.86
3 1990 6.19 38 1960 1.85
4 1982 5.80 39 1977 1.84
5 2005 5.54 40 1952 1.81
6 1995 5.46 41 2006 1.79
7 2007 4.62 42 1979 1.72
8 1973 4.35 43 2014 1.64
9 1966 4.31 44 1994 1.57
10 1996 4.25 45 2008 1.53
11 1969 3.89 46 1955 1.37
12 1993 3.69 47 1961 1.35
13 2002 3.57 48 1980 1.20
14 1989 3.29 49 1981 1.16
15 1957 3.29 50 1958 1.14
16 1987 3.22 51 1988 1.13
17 2010 3.18 52 1974 1.12
18 2013 3.03 53 2015 1.11
19 1971 3.00 54 1997 1.08
20 1991 2.80 55 1985 1.06
21 1999 2.77 56 1970 0.92
22 1965 2.62 57 1992 0.88
23 1954 2.60 58 1964 0.72
24 1975 2.57 59 1972 0.65
25 2012 2.50 60 2009 0.61
26 1951 2.44 61 1963 0.56
27 1962 2.43 62 1959 0.55
28 2001 2.42 63 2016 0.51
29 2000 2.42 64 1984 0.51
30 2017 2.39 65 1976 0.46
31 1967 2.26 66 2011 0.22
32 1968 2.10 67 2003 0.12
33 2004 1.96 68 1986 0.10
34 1956 1.91      
35 1978 1.88      
           

 

Data is for Drake Field

 

December January February

 

Updated: February 10, 2017