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Winter (December, January, February) Rainfall for Fayetteville, Arkansas

All rainfall amounts are in inches

For the 68 year period of Winter 1949-50 through Winter 2016-17

 

Wettest Winter was 15.58 recorded in 1997-98

Driest Winter was 2.84 recorded in 1958-59

Difference between the wettest and driest Winter was 12.74

 

Driest Winter      Wettest Winter
RANK YEAR RAIN RANK YEAR RAIN
           
1 1958-59 2.84 36 1986-87 7.80
2 2005-06 2.86 37 1981-82 7.82
3 1962-63 3.50 38 1972-73 7.96
4 1979-80 3.82 39 1961-62 7.96
5 1963-64 3.95 40 2002-03 8.04
6 1952-53 4.35 41 2007-08 8.23
7 1976-77 4.41 42 1996-97 8.45
8 1957-58 4.60 43 1999-00 8.62
9 2008-09 5.00 44 2006-07 8.68
10 2016-17 5.33 45 2012-13 8.70
11 1975-76 5.39 46 2004-05 8.78
12 2010-11 5.45 47 1973-74 8.83
13 2014-15 5.70 48 1971-72 8.86
14 2009-10 5.79 49 1990-91 9.10
15 1953-54 5.81 50 1994-95 9.11
16 1951-52 5.99 51 2001-02 9.41
17 1985-86 6.18 52 1974-75 9.74
18 2003-04 6.19 53 1956-57 10.04
19 1983-84 6.33 54 1987-88 10.13
20 1955-56 6.42 55 1967-68 10.17
21 1977-78 6.49 56 1968-69 10.41
22 2013-14 6.58 57 1950-51 10.92
23 1991-92 6.58 58 1982-83 11.29
24 1966-67 6.88 59 2000-01 11.78
25 1969-70 6.89 60 1954-55 11.95
26 1980-81 6.91 61 1988-89 12.09
27 1959-60 7.04 62 2015-16 12.10
28 1998-99 7.07 63 1984-85 12.64
29 1993-94 7.10 64 1949-50 12.73
30 1970-71 7.30 65 1965-66 13.95
31 2011-12 7.36 66 1992-93 14.11
32 1995-96 7.44 67 1989-90 15.13
33 1978-79 7.45 68 1997-98 15.58
34 1960-61 7.73      
35 1964-65 7.78      
           
 
RANK YEAR RAIN RANK YEAR RAIN
           
1 1997-98 15.58 36 1978-79 7.45
2 1989-90 15.13 37 1995-96 7.44
3 1992-93 14.11 38 2011-12 7.36
4 1965-66 13.95 39 1970-71 7.30
5 1949-50 12.73 40 1993-94 7.10
6 1984-85 12.64 41 1998-99 7.07
7 2015-16 12.10 42 1959-60 7.04
8 1988-89 12.09 43 1980-81 6.91
9 1954-55 11.95 44 1969-70 6.89
10 2000-01 11.78 45 1966-67 6.88
11 1982-83 11.29 46 2013-14 6.58
12 1950-51 10.92 47 1991-92 6.58
13 1968-69 10.41 48 1977-78 6.49
14 1967-68 10.17 49 1955-56 6.42
15 1987-88 10.13 50 1983-84 6.33
16 1956-57 10.04 51 2003-04 6.19
17 1974-75 9.74 52 1985-86 6.18
18 2001-02 9.41 53 1951-52 5.99
19 1994-95 9.11 54 1953-54 5.81
20 1990-91 9.10 55 2009-10 5.79
21 1971-72 8.86 56 2014-15 5.70
22 1973-74 8.83 57 2010-11 5.45
23 2004-05 8.78 58 1975-76 5.39
24 2012-13 8.70 59 2016-17 5.33
25 2006-07 8.68 60 2008-09 5.00
26 1999-00 8.62 61 1957-58 4.60
27 1996-97 8.45 62 1976-77 4.41
28 2007-08 8.23 63 1952-53 4.35
29 2002-03 8.04 64 1963-64 3.95
30 1972-73 7.96 65 1979-80 3.82
31 1961-62 7.96 66 1962-63 3.50
32 1981-82 7.82 67 2005-06 2.86
33 1986-87 7.80 68 1958-59 2.84
34 1964-65 7.78      
35 1960-61 7.73      
           

 

Data is for Drake Field

Spring Summer Autumn

 

Updated: March 24, 2017