Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, August 1943

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1943
1-Month
5.42"
(137.67mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2018
Jul–Aug 1943
2-Month
9.48"
(240.79mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1942 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Ties: 1945
Jun–Aug 1943
3-Month
11.38"
(289.05mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1942 1957
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2014
May–Aug 1943
4-Month
13.27"
(337.06mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1957
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Apr–Aug 1943
5-Month
14.79"
(375.67mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1942 1957
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Mar–Aug 1943
6-Month
16.71"
(424.43mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1942 1957
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1998
Ties: 1941, 1985
Feb–Aug 1943
7-Month
19.67"
(499.62mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1942 1957
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1963
Jan–Aug 1943
8-Month
22.14"
(562.36mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1942 1969
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1963
Dec 1942–Aug 1943
9-Month
23.62"
(599.95mm)
24.38"
(619.25mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1969
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1944
Nov 1942–Aug 1943
10-Month
25.69"
(652.53mm)
27.76"
(705.10mm)
-2.07"
(-52.57mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1940 1969
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1944
Ties: 1982
Oct 1942–Aug 1943
11-Month
30.17"
(766.32mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1936 1969
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1944
Sep 1942–Aug 1943
12-Month
35.09"
(891.29mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1969
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1944
Mar 1942–Aug 1943
18-Month
51.68"
(1,312.67mm)
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1934 1969
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1944
Sep 1941–Aug 1943
24-Month
70.09"
(1,780.29mm)
73.26"
(1,860.80mm)
-3.17"
(-80.51mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1969
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1930
Sep 1940–Aug 1943
36-Month
107.69"
(2,735.33mm)
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1974
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1931
Sep 1939–Aug 1943
48-Month
143.05"
(3,633.47mm)
146.33"
(3,716.78mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1936 1972
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1932
Sep 1938–Aug 1943
60-Month
186.30"
(4,732.02mm)
182.81"
(4,643.37mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1938 1976
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/