Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 1939

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1939
1-Month
2.21"
(56.13mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
0.32"
(8.12mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1932
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1977
Mar–Apr 1939
2-Month
4.32"
(109.73mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1938 2017
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1963
Feb–Apr 1939
3-Month
6.68"
(169.67mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1938 1950
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1964
Jan–Apr 1939
4-Month
9.64"
(244.86mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1938 1969
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1929
Dec 1938–Apr 1939
5-Month
13.18"
(334.77mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1938 1969
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1929
Ties: 1986
Nov 1938–Apr 1939
6-Month
17.72"
(450.09mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1938 1969
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1929
Oct 1938–Apr 1939
7-Month
22.48"
(570.99mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1938 1969
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1937
Sep 1938–Apr 1939
8-Month
28.80"
(731.52mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1938 1969
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1926
Aug 1938–Apr 1939
9-Month
33.80"
(858.52mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1938 1969
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1926
Jul 1938–Apr 1939
10-Month
37.34"
(948.44mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1938 1969
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1926
Jun 1938–Apr 1939
11-Month
40.25"
(1,022.35mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1938 1969
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1926
May 1938–Apr 1939
12-Month
42.98"
(1,091.69mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
6.29"
(159.76mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1938 1969
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1926
Nov 1937–Apr 1939
18-Month
56.55"
(1,436.37mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
4.36"
(110.74mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1938 1969, 1974
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1930
May 1937–Apr 1939
24-Month
77.05"
(1,957.07mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1938 1970
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1930
May 1936–Apr 1939
36-Month
117.88"
(2,994.15mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1971
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1931
May 1935–Apr 1939
48-Month
153.95"
(3,910.33mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1938 1972
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1932
Ties: 1963
May 1934–Apr 1939
60-Month
191.25"
(4,857.75mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
8.53"
(216.66mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1938 1973
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/