Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, January 1950

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1950
1-Month
1.90"
(48.26mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1930 1969
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1949
Dec 1949–Jan 1950
2-Month
4.38"
(111.25mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1946 1969
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1944
Nov 1949–Jan 1950
3-Month
7.94"
(201.68mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1996
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1937
Oct 1949–Jan 1950
4-Month
11.94"
(303.28mm)
13.58"
(344.93mm)
-1.64"
(-41.65mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1937
Sep 1949–Jan 1950
5-Month
16.53"
(419.86mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-1.61"
(-40.90mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Ties: 1971
Aug 1949–Jan 1950
6-Month
20.64"
(524.26mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-1.87"
(-47.49mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1942 1969
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Jul 1949–Jan 1950
7-Month
23.87"
(606.30mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1942 1969
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Ties: 1964
Jun 1949–Jan 1950
8-Month
27.33"
(694.18mm)
28.12"
(714.25mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
May 1949–Jan 1950
9-Month
29.10"
(739.14mm)
30.24"
(768.10mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Apr 1949–Jan 1950
10-Month
31.11"
(790.19mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Mar 1949–Jan 1950
11-Month
33.44"
(849.38mm)
34.35"
(872.49mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Feb 1949–Jan 1950
12-Month
35.45"
(900.43mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1929
Aug 1948–Jan 1950
18-Month
60.82"
(1,544.83mm)
59.05"
(1,499.87mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1943 1970
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1945
Feb 1948–Jan 1950
24-Month
73.75"
(1,873.25mm)
73.21"
(1,859.53mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1943 1970
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1930
Feb 1947–Jan 1950
36-Month
112.04"
(2,845.82mm)
109.73"
(2,787.14mm)
2.31"
(58.68mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1943 1971
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1931
Feb 1946–Jan 1950
48-Month
149.21"
(3,789.93mm)
146.29"
(3,715.77mm)
2.92"
(74.16mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1932
Feb 1945–Jan 1950
60-Month
187.64"
(4,766.06mm)
182.80"
(4,643.12mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1945 1973
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 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/