Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, January 1951

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1951
1-Month
2.13"
(54.10mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1950 1969
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1949
Dec 1950–Jan 1951
2-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1950 1969
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1944
Nov 1950–Jan 1951
3-Month
6.30"
(160.02mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1943 1996
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1937
Oct 1950–Jan 1951
4-Month
8.69"
(220.73mm)
13.58"
(344.93mm)
-4.89"
(-124.20mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1969
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1937
Sep 1950–Jan 1951
5-Month
13.38"
(339.85mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-4.76"
(-120.91mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1969
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1926
Aug 1950–Jan 1951
6-Month
16.73"
(424.94mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-5.78"
(-146.81mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1969
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1926
Jul 1950–Jan 1951
7-Month
20.04"
(509.02mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
-5.74"
(-145.79mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1969
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1926
Jun 1950–Jan 1951
8-Month
22.78"
(578.61mm)
28.12"
(714.25mm)
-5.34"
(-135.64mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1969
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1926
May 1950–Jan 1951
9-Month
24.87"
(631.70mm)
30.24"
(768.10mm)
-5.37"
(-136.40mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1969
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1926
Apr 1950–Jan 1951
10-Month
26.50"
(673.10mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
-5.63"
(-143.00mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1969
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1926
Mar 1950–Jan 1951
11-Month
27.71"
(703.83mm)
34.35"
(872.49mm)
-6.64"
(-168.66mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1969
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1926
Feb 1950–Jan 1951
12-Month
28.85"
(732.79mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
-7.83"
(-198.88mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1969
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1929
Aug 1949–Jan 1951
18-Month
49.49"
(1,257.05mm)
59.05"
(1,499.87mm)
-9.56"
(-242.82mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1970
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1945
Feb 1949–Jan 1951
24-Month
64.30"
(1,633.22mm)
73.21"
(1,859.53mm)
-8.91"
(-226.31mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1970
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1930
Feb 1948–Jan 1951
36-Month
102.60"
(2,606.04mm)
109.73"
(2,787.14mm)
-7.13"
(-181.10mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1935 1971
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1931
Feb 1947–Jan 1951
48-Month
140.89"
(3,578.61mm)
146.28"
(3,715.51mm)
-5.39"
(-136.90mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 1976
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1932
Feb 1946–Jan 1951
60-Month
178.06"
(4,522.72mm)
182.80"
(4,643.12mm)
-4.74"
(-120.40mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 1973
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/