Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, January 1949

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1949
1-Month
4.80"
(121.92mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1949
Dec 1948–Jan 1949
2-Month
7.46"
(189.48mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
1.64"
(41.65mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1944
Nov 1948–Jan 1949
3-Month
11.19"
(284.23mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1948 1996
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1937
Oct 1948–Jan 1949
4-Month
16.57"
(420.88mm)
13.58"
(344.93mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1937
Sep 1948–Jan 1949
5-Month
21.66"
(550.16mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
3.52"
(89.40mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
Aug 1948–Jan 1949
6-Month
25.37"
(644.40mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
2.86"
(72.65mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
Jul 1948–Jan 1949
7-Month
29.79"
(756.67mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
4.01"
(101.86mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
Jun 1948–Jan 1949
8-Month
31.59"
(802.39mm)
28.12"
(714.25mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
May 1948–Jan 1949
9-Month
33.04"
(839.22mm)
30.24"
(768.10mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
Apr 1948–Jan 1949
10-Month
34.31"
(871.47mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
Mar 1948–Jan 1949
11-Month
36.78"
(934.21mm)
34.35"
(872.49mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
Feb 1948–Jan 1949
12-Month
38.30"
(972.82mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1929
Aug 1947–Jan 1949
18-Month
62.78"
(1,594.61mm)
59.05"
(1,499.87mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1948 1970
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1945
Feb 1947–Jan 1949
24-Month
76.59"
(1,945.39mm)
73.21"
(1,859.53mm)
3.38"
(85.86mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1970
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1930
Feb 1946–Jan 1949
36-Month
113.76"
(2,889.50mm)
109.73"
(2,787.14mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1971
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1931
Feb 1945–Jan 1949
48-Month
152.19"
(3,865.63mm)
146.28"
(3,715.51mm)
5.91"
(150.12mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1945 1976
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1932
Feb 1944–Jan 1949
60-Month
191.36"
(4,860.54mm)
182.80"
(4,643.12mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1946 1973
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 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/