Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, January 1946

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1946
1-Month
2.59"
(65.79mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1949
Dec 1945–Jan 1946
2-Month
4.33"
(109.98mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1944
Nov 1945–Jan 1946
3-Month
6.63"
(168.40mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
-2.57"
(-65.28mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1943 1996
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1937
Ties: 1956
Oct 1945–Jan 1946
4-Month
12.66"
(321.56mm)
13.58"
(344.93mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1937
Sep 1945–Jan 1946
5-Month
17.90"
(454.66mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1945 1969
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
Aug 1945–Jan 1946
6-Month
23.67"
(601.22mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1926
Jul 1945–Jan 1946
7-Month
27.38"
(695.45mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1945 1969
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
Jun 1945–Jan 1946
8-Month
30.02"
(762.51mm)
28.12"
(714.25mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1945 1969
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
May 1945–Jan 1946
9-Month
31.93"
(811.02mm)
30.24"
(768.10mm)
1.69"
(42.92mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1926
Apr 1945–Jan 1946
10-Month
33.17"
(842.52mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1926
Mar 1945–Jan 1946
11-Month
35.57"
(903.48mm)
34.35"
(872.49mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1926
Feb 1945–Jan 1946
12-Month
38.43"
(976.12mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1929
Aug 1944–Jan 1946
18-Month
62.39"
(1,584.71mm)
59.05"
(1,499.87mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1943 1970
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1945
Feb 1944–Jan 1946
24-Month
77.60"
(1,971.04mm)
73.21"
(1,859.53mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1943 1970
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1930
Feb 1943–Jan 1946
36-Month
120.94"
(3,071.88mm)
109.73"
(2,787.14mm)
11.21"
(284.74mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1945 1971
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1931
Feb 1942–Jan 1946
48-Month
155.58"
(3,951.73mm)
146.28"
(3,715.51mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1945 1976
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1932
Feb 1941–Jan 1946
60-Month
190.16"
(4,830.06mm)
182.80"
(4,643.12mm)
7.36"
(186.94mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1945 1973
30th 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 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/