Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, August 1936

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1936
1-Month
3.68"
(93.47mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1941
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2018
Jul–Aug 1936
2-Month
6.85"
(173.99mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1933 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1998
Ties: 1989
Jun–Aug 1936
3-Month
8.09"
(205.49mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1926 1957
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2014
May–Aug 1936
4-Month
10.37"
(263.40mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1926 1957
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1998
Apr–Aug 1936
5-Month
11.77"
(298.96mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1957
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1998
Mar–Aug 1936
6-Month
14.56"
(369.82mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1933 1957
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1998
Feb–Aug 1936
7-Month
16.12"
(409.45mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1933 1957
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1963
Jan–Aug 1936
8-Month
18.10"
(459.74mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
-3.18"
(-80.77mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1969
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1963
Dec 1935–Aug 1936
9-Month
20.73"
(526.54mm)
24.38"
(619.25mm)
-3.65"
(-92.71mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1933 1969
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1944
Nov 1935–Aug 1936
10-Month
25.17"
(639.32mm)
27.76"
(705.10mm)
-2.59"
(-65.78mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1933 1969
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1944
Ties: 1983
Oct 1935–Aug 1936
11-Month
30.08"
(764.03mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1934 1969
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1944
Sep 1935–Aug 1936
12-Month
34.49"
(876.05mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1969
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1944
Mar 1935–Aug 1936
18-Month
51.89"
(1,318.01mm)
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1934 1969
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1944
Sep 1934–Aug 1936
24-Month
72.59"
(1,843.79mm)
73.26"
(1,860.80mm)
-0.67"
(-17.01mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1935 1969
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1930
Sep 1933–Aug 1936
36-Month
105.33"
(2,675.38mm)
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1974
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1931
Sep 1932–Aug 1936
48-Month
137.40"
(3,489.96mm)
146.33"
(3,716.78mm)
-8.93"
(-226.82mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1972
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1932
Sep 1931–Aug 1936
60-Month
179.00"
(4,546.60mm)
182.81"
(4,643.37mm)
-3.81"
(-96.77mm)
29th Driest Driest to Date 1976
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/