Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 1942

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1942
1-Month
1.79"
(45.47mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1940 1932
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1977
Ties: 1956, 1985, 2010
Mar–Apr 1942
2-Month
3.81"
(96.77mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1940 2017
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1963
Feb–Apr 1942
3-Month
6.44"
(163.58mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1940 1950
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1964
Jan–Apr 1942
4-Month
9.21"
(233.93mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1969
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1929
Ties: 1967, 1970
Dec 1941–Apr 1942
5-Month
11.48"
(291.59mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1940 1969
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1929
Nov 1941–Apr 1942
6-Month
15.01"
(381.25mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-0.63"
(-16.01mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1940 1969
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1929
Oct 1941–Apr 1942
7-Month
19.48"
(494.79mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1940 1969
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1937
Sep 1941–Apr 1942
8-Month
22.22"
(564.39mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1938 1969
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1926
Aug 1941–Apr 1942
9-Month
24.15"
(613.41mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-4.81"
(-122.17mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1969
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1926
Jul 1941–Apr 1942
10-Month
28.17"
(715.52mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1934 1969
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1926
Jun 1941–Apr 1942
11-Month
30.73"
(780.54mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
-3.84"
(-97.54mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1934 1969
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1926
May 1941–Apr 1942
12-Month
33.16"
(842.26mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
-3.53"
(-89.67mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1934 1969
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1926
Nov 1940–Apr 1942
18-Month
49.44"
(1,255.78mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1969, 1974
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1930
May 1940–Apr 1942
24-Month
71.21"
(1,808.73mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1935 1970
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1930
May 1939–Apr 1942
36-Month
109.63"
(2,784.60mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1936 1971
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1931
May 1938–Apr 1942
48-Month
152.61"
(3,876.29mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1938 1972
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1932
May 1937–Apr 1942
60-Month
186.68"
(4,741.67mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1938 1973
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/