June is the start of the hot and humid summer season in Arkansas, with long days amid soaring heat. Day temperatures are in the hot zone of 83°F (28.3°C) to 92°F (33.3°C), while nights are mild between 62°F (16.7°C) to 70°F (21.1°C). Mountain View in the north is between 64°F (17.8°C) to 87°F (30.6°C), while Pine Bluff in the south registers in the range of 69°F (20.6°C) to 88°F (31.1°C). June brings 4" (102mm) to 5" (127mm) of precipitation even though the daily sunshine lasts for 8 to 9 hours. Summer is hot, but there are plenty of ways to stay cool, including competing for prime spots at swimming holes and tasting the delicious local wines. Museums are the ideal places for visitors who wish to stay indoors in the scorching midday heat and acquaint with the history of Arkansas. Mountain trails and serene lakes are attractive for adventure lovers, as are camping grounds and backcountry trips. June in Arkansas is vulnerable to thunderstorms and tornadoes, so watch out for storm alerts.