Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, December 1948

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1948
1-Month
2.66"
(67.56mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1933
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1943
Nov–Dec 1948
2-Month
6.39"
(162.31mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
-0.07"
(-1.77mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1946 1942
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1943
Oct–Dec 1948
3-Month
11.77"
(298.96mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1947 1950
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1936
Sep–Dec 1948
4-Month
16.86"
(428.24mm)
15.42"
(391.67mm)
1.44"
(36.57mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1947 1996
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1925
Aug–Dec 1948
5-Month
20.57"
(522.48mm)
19.79"
(502.67mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1946 1968
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1943
Jul–Dec 1948
6-Month
24.99"
(634.75mm)
23.08"
(586.23mm)
1.91"
(48.52mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1947 1968
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1943
Jun–Dec 1948
7-Month
26.79"
(680.47mm)
25.42"
(645.67mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1947 1968
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1943
May–Dec 1948
8-Month
28.24"
(717.30mm)
27.53"
(699.26mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1968
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1943
Apr–Dec 1948
9-Month
29.51"
(749.55mm)
29.41"
(747.01mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1946 1968
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1925, 1943
Mar–Dec 1948
10-Month
31.98"
(812.29mm)
31.65"
(803.91mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1946 1968
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1930
Feb–Dec 1948
11-Month
33.50"
(850.90mm)
33.97"
(862.84mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1942 1950
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1943
Jan–Dec 1948
12-Month
37.30"
(947.42mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1946 1950
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1928
Jul 1947–Dec 1948
18-Month
60.94"
(1,547.88mm)
59.67"
(1,515.62mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1947 1969
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1929
Jan 1947–Dec 1948
24-Month
75.06"
(1,906.52mm)
73.30"
(1,861.82mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1947 1969
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1929
Jan 1946–Dec 1948
36-Month
111.55"
(2,833.37mm)
109.84"
(2,789.94mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1942 1970
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1930
Jan 1945–Dec 1948
48-Month
150.05"
(3,811.27mm)
146.40"
(3,718.56mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1943 1975
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1931
Jan 1944–Dec 1948
60-Month
189.67"
(4,817.62mm)
182.88"
(4,645.15mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1944 1972
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/