Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, August 1925

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1925
1-Month
3.55"
(90.17mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1941
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul–Aug 1925
2-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 1977
74th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Ties: 1962
Jun–Aug 1925
3-Month
9.40"
(238.76mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1957
68th Wettest Wettest to Date 2014
Ties: 1950
May–Aug 1925
4-Month
11.40"
(289.56mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
27th Driest Driest to Date 1957
71st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Apr–Aug 1925
5-Month
13.30"
(337.82mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1957
73rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Mar–Aug 1925
6-Month
15.81"
(401.57mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
37th Driest Driest to Date 1957
61st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Feb–Aug 1925
7-Month
17.29"
(439.17mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1957
76th Wettest Wettest to Date 1963
Jan–Aug 1925
8-Month
18.93"
(480.82mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1969
84th Wettest Wettest to Date 1963

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/