Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 1946

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1946
1-Month
1.93"
(49.02mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1945 1932
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1977
Mar–Apr 1946
2-Month
4.61"
(117.09mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1945 2017
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1963
Feb–Apr 1946
3-Month
6.70"
(170.18mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1950
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1964
Jan–Apr 1946
4-Month
9.29"
(235.97mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1945 1969
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1929
Dec 1945–Apr 1946
5-Month
11.03"
(280.16mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1929
Nov 1945–Apr 1946
6-Month
13.33"
(338.58mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-2.31"
(-58.68mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1929
Oct 1945–Apr 1946
7-Month
19.36"
(491.74mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1937
Sep 1945–Apr 1946
8-Month
24.60"
(624.84mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1945 1969
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
Ties: 1964
Aug 1945–Apr 1946
9-Month
30.37"
(771.40mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1926
Jul 1945–Apr 1946
10-Month
34.08"
(865.63mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1945 1969
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
Ties: 1987
Jun 1945–Apr 1946
11-Month
36.72"
(932.69mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1945 1969
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
May 1945–Apr 1946
12-Month
38.63"
(981.20mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
1.94"
(49.27mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1926
Nov 1944–Apr 1946
18-Month
53.38"
(1,355.85mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
1.19"
(30.22mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969, 1974
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1930
May 1944–Apr 1946
24-Month
77.68"
(1,973.07mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1943 1970
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1930
May 1943–Apr 1946
36-Month
121.24"
(3,079.50mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
11.54"
(293.12mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1945 1971
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1931
May 1942–Apr 1946
48-Month
155.84"
(3,958.34mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
9.61"
(244.10mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1945 1972
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1932
May 1941–Apr 1946
60-Month
189.00"
(4,800.60mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
6.28"
(159.51mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1945 1973
34th 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 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/