Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, August 1928

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1928
1-Month
4.89"
(124.21mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1927 1941
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Ties: 1963
Jul–Aug 1928
2-Month
9.24"
(234.70mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
1.58"
(40.14mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1927 1977
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jun–Aug 1928
3-Month
11.77"
(298.96mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1957
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 2014
May–Aug 1928
4-Month
13.88"
(352.55mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1927 1957
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Apr–Aug 1928
5-Month
15.39"
(390.91mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1927 1957
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Mar–Aug 1928
6-Month
17.91"
(454.91mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1927 1957
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Feb–Aug 1928
7-Month
21.81"
(553.97mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1957
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1963
Jan–Aug 1928
8-Month
25.44"
(646.18mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
4.16"
(105.67mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1927 1969
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1963
Dec 1927–Aug 1928
9-Month
28.79"
(731.27mm)
24.38"
(619.25mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1969
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1944
Nov 1927–Aug 1928
10-Month
30.32"
(770.13mm)
27.76"
(705.10mm)
2.56"
(65.03mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1969
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1944
Oct 1927–Aug 1928
11-Month
34.25"
(869.95mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1927 1969
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1944
Sep 1927–Aug 1928
12-Month
38.72"
(983.49mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1927 1969
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1944
Mar 1927–Aug 1928
18-Month
54.25"
(1,377.95mm)
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1927 1969
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1944
Ties: 1995
Sep 1926–Aug 1928
24-Month
75.22"
(1,910.59mm)
73.26"
(1,860.80mm)
1.96"
(49.79mm)
57th Driest Driest to Date 1969
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1930
Sep 1925–Aug 1928
36-Month
119.37"
(3,032.00mm)
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
9.54"
(242.32mm)
87th Driest Driest to Date 1974
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1931

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 3, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/