Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 1949

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1949
1-Month
2.01"
(51.05mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
0.12"
(3.04mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1932
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1977
Mar–Apr 1949
2-Month
4.34"
(110.24mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1948 2017
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1963
Feb–Apr 1949
3-Month
6.35"
(161.29mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1948 1950
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1964
Ties: 1932
Jan–Apr 1949
4-Month
11.15"
(283.21mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1929
Dec 1948–Apr 1949
5-Month
13.81"
(350.77mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1929
Nov 1948–Apr 1949
6-Month
17.54"
(445.52mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1929
Oct 1948–Apr 1949
7-Month
22.92"
(582.17mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1937
Sep 1948–Apr 1949
8-Month
28.01"
(711.45mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
3.42"
(86.86mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
Aug 1948–Apr 1949
9-Month
31.72"
(805.69mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
2.76"
(70.11mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
Jul 1948–Apr 1949
10-Month
36.14"
(917.96mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
Jun 1948–Apr 1949
11-Month
37.94"
(963.68mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
May 1948–Apr 1949
12-Month
39.39"
(1,000.51mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
Nov 1947–Apr 1949
18-Month
55.51"
(1,409.95mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
3.32"
(84.32mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1948 1969, 1974
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1930
May 1947–Apr 1949
24-Month
76.49"
(1,942.85mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1970
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1930
May 1946–Apr 1949
36-Month
113.41"
(2,880.61mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
3.71"
(94.23mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1971
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1931
May 1945–Apr 1949
48-Month
152.04"
(3,861.82mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
5.81"
(147.58mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1948 1972
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1932
May 1944–Apr 1949
60-Month
191.09"
(4,853.69mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
8.37"
(212.60mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1946 1973
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 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/