Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 1948

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1948
1-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1945 1932
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1977
Mar–Apr 1948
2-Month
3.74"
(95.00mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1945 2017
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1963
Feb–Apr 1948
3-Month
5.26"
(133.60mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-1.18"
(-29.98mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1940 1950
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1964
Jan–Apr 1948
4-Month
9.06"
(230.12mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1929
Ties: 1962
Dec 1947–Apr 1948
5-Month
12.07"
(306.58mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1946 1969
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1929
Ties: 2019
Nov 1947–Apr 1948
6-Month
16.12"
(409.45mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1947 1969
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1929
Oct 1947–Apr 1948
7-Month
19.76"
(501.90mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1946 1969
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1937
Sep 1947–Apr 1948
8-Month
25.26"
(641.60mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
0.67"
(17.01mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1946 1969
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1926
Aug 1947–Apr 1948
9-Month
29.74"
(755.40mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
0.78"
(19.82mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1926
Jul 1947–Apr 1948
10-Month
32.70"
(830.58mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1926
Jun 1947–Apr 1948
11-Month
35.00"
(889.00mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1947 1969
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1926
May 1947–Apr 1948
12-Month
37.10"
(942.34mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1947 1969
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1926
Ties: 1982
Nov 1946–Apr 1948
18-Month
52.98"
(1,345.69mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1947 1969, 1974
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1930
May 1946–Apr 1948
24-Month
74.02"
(1,880.11mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1943 1970
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1930
Ties: 2018
May 1945–Apr 1948
36-Month
112.65"
(2,861.31mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1944 1971
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1931
May 1944–Apr 1948
48-Month
151.70"
(3,853.18mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
5.47"
(138.94mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1945 1972
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1932
May 1943–Apr 1948
60-Month
195.26"
(4,959.60mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
12.54"
(318.51mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1947 1973
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/