Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, August 1945

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1945
1-Month
5.77"
(146.56mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1943 1941
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2018
Jul–Aug 1945
2-Month
9.48"
(240.79mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1943 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Ties: 1943
Jun–Aug 1945
3-Month
12.12"
(307.85mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1944 1957
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2014
May–Aug 1945
4-Month
14.03"
(356.36mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1943 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Ties: 1955
Apr–Aug 1945
5-Month
15.27"
(387.86mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1943 1957
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Mar–Aug 1945
6-Month
17.67"
(448.82mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1943 1957
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Feb–Aug 1945
7-Month
20.53"
(521.46mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1943 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1963
Jan–Aug 1945
8-Month
23.19"
(589.03mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
1.91"
(48.52mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1963
Ties: 1967
Dec 1944–Aug 1945
9-Month
26.22"
(665.99mm)
24.38"
(619.25mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1944
Nov 1944–Aug 1945
10-Month
28.78"
(731.01mm)
27.76"
(705.10mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1944
Ties: 1967
Oct 1944–Aug 1945
11-Month
33.70"
(855.98mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1944
Sep 1944–Aug 1945
12-Month
37.99"
(964.95mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1944
Mar 1944–Aug 1945
18-Month
57.14"
(1,451.36mm)
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1944
Sep 1943–Aug 1945
24-Month
83.37"
(2,117.60mm)
73.26"
(1,860.80mm)
10.11"
(256.80mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1944 1969
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1930
Sep 1942–Aug 1945
36-Month
118.46"
(3,008.88mm)
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1944 1974
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1931
Sep 1941–Aug 1945
48-Month
153.46"
(3,897.88mm)
146.33"
(3,716.78mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1944 1972
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1932
Sep 1940–Aug 1945
60-Month
191.06"
(4,852.92mm)
182.81"
(4,643.37mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/