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Arkansas, State, gets 51 inches of rain per year. The US average is 39. Snowfall is 3 inches. The average US city gets 26 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 71.

On average, there are 217 sunny days per year in Arkansas, State. The July high is around 91 degrees. The January low is 29. Sperling's comfort index for Arkansas is a 54 out of 100, where a higher score indicates a more comfortable year-around climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.

  CLIMATEArkansas, ArkansasUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  50.710839.2
  Snowfall (in.)  3.4673925.8
  Precipitation Days  70.8067102
  Sunny Days  217205
  Avg. July High  91.277286.1
  Avg. Jan. Low  29.332622.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  5454
  UV Index  54.3
  Elevation ft.  5181,443

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This state is a disgrace

Got sent down here due to work. It really tempts me to quit the job just to get out of this place. People always tell me "get outdoors", "AR is all about being... (Read More)



Depends on where you live

I live in a small town at the very edge of Little Rock and I love where I live. Having said that, there are places in Arkansas (especially in LR) that I would not live,... (Read More)



School Districts

I am seeing some reviews that Arkansas is the worst place to be for jobs, and out of all the cities Springdale is the absolute worse, the school district is made up of... (Read More)



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