Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, December 1949

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1949
1-Month
2.48"
(62.99mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1945 1933
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1943
Nov–Dec 1949
2-Month
6.04"
(153.42mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
-0.42"
(-10.66mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1945 1942
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1943
Oct–Dec 1949
3-Month
10.04"
(255.02mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1950
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1936
Sep–Dec 1949
4-Month
14.63"
(371.60mm)
15.42"
(391.67mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1942 1996
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1925
Aug–Dec 1949
5-Month
18.74"
(476.00mm)
19.79"
(502.67mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1942 1968
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1943
Jul–Dec 1949
6-Month
21.97"
(558.04mm)
23.08"
(586.23mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1942 1968
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1943
Ties: 2016
Jun–Dec 1949
7-Month
25.43"
(645.92mm)
25.42"
(645.67mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1946 1968
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1943
May–Dec 1949
8-Month
27.20"
(690.88mm)
27.53"
(699.26mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1946 1968
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1943
Ties: 1946
Apr–Dec 1949
9-Month
29.21"
(741.93mm)
29.41"
(747.01mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1946 1968
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1925, 1943
Mar–Dec 1949
10-Month
31.54"
(801.12mm)
31.65"
(803.91mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1942 1968
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1930
Feb–Dec 1949
11-Month
33.55"
(852.17mm)
33.97"
(862.84mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1948 1950
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1943
Jan–Dec 1949
12-Month
38.35"
(974.09mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1948 1950
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1928
Jul 1948–Dec 1949
18-Month
63.34"
(1,608.84mm)
59.67"
(1,515.62mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1929
Jan 1948–Dec 1949
24-Month
75.65"
(1,921.51mm)
73.30"
(1,861.82mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1929
Jan 1947–Dec 1949
36-Month
113.41"
(2,880.61mm)
109.84"
(2,789.94mm)
3.57"
(90.67mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1970
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1930
Jan 1946–Dec 1949
48-Month
149.90"
(3,807.46mm)
146.40"
(3,718.56mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1943 1975
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1931
Jan 1945–Dec 1949
60-Month
188.40"
(4,785.36mm)
182.88"
(4,645.15mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1944 1972
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/