Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, January 1942

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1942
1-Month
2.77"
(70.36mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1941 1969
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1949
Ties: 1940
Dec 1941–Jan 1942
2-Month
5.04"
(128.02mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1938 1969
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1944
Nov 1941–Jan 1942
3-Month
8.57"
(217.68mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1941 1996
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1937
Oct 1941–Jan 1942
4-Month
13.04"
(331.22mm)
13.58"
(344.93mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1941 1969
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1937
Sep 1941–Jan 1942
5-Month
15.78"
(400.81mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-2.36"
(-59.95mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1934 1969
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1926
Aug 1941–Jan 1942
6-Month
17.71"
(449.83mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-4.80"
(-121.92mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1969
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1926
Ties: 1997
Jul 1941–Jan 1942
7-Month
21.73"
(551.94mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 1969
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1926
Jun 1941–Jan 1942
8-Month
24.29"
(616.97mm)
28.12"
(714.25mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1934 1969
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1926
May 1941–Jan 1942
9-Month
26.72"
(678.69mm)
30.24"
(768.10mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1934 1969
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1926
Apr 1941–Jan 1942
10-Month
29.75"
(755.65mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1934 1969
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1926
Mar 1941–Jan 1942
11-Month
32.49"
(825.25mm)
34.35"
(872.49mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1938 1969
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1926
Feb 1941–Jan 1942
12-Month
34.58"
(878.33mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1938 1969
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1929
Aug 1940–Jan 1942
18-Month
57.84"
(1,469.14mm)
59.05"
(1,499.87mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1935 1970
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1945
Feb 1940–Jan 1942
24-Month
69.53"
(1,766.06mm)
73.21"
(1,859.53mm)
-3.68"
(-93.47mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1970
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1930
Feb 1939–Jan 1942
36-Month
109.87"
(2,790.70mm)
109.73"
(2,787.14mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1936 1971
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1931
Feb 1938–Jan 1942
48-Month
152.12"
(3,863.85mm)
146.29"
(3,715.77mm)
5.83"
(148.08mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1941 1976
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1932
Feb 1937–Jan 1942
60-Month
185.88"
(4,721.35mm)
182.80"
(4,643.12mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1938 1973
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/