Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 1953

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1953
1-Month
1.46"
(37.08mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.43"
(-10.93mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1948 1932
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1977
Mar–Apr 1953
2-Month
3.17"
(80.52mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1950 2017
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1963
Feb–Apr 1953
3-Month
6.87"
(174.50mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1952 1950
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1964
Jan–Apr 1953
4-Month
8.31"
(211.07mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1950 1969
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1929
Dec 1952–Apr 1953
5-Month
10.86"
(275.84mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1950 1969
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1929
Nov 1952–Apr 1953
6-Month
15.53"
(394.46mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1952 1969
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1929
Ties: 1962
Oct 1952–Apr 1953
7-Month
21.18"
(537.97mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1969
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1937
Sep 1952–Apr 1953
8-Month
25.29"
(642.37mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1952 1969
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Aug 1952–Apr 1953
9-Month
29.24"
(742.70mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
0.28"
(7.12mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1952 1969
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Jul 1952–Apr 1953
10-Month
32.89"
(835.41mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1969
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Jun 1952–Apr 1953
11-Month
34.96"
(887.98mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1952 1969
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
May 1952–Apr 1953
12-Month
36.96"
(938.78mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
0.27"
(6.85mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1952 1969
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Nov 1951–Apr 1953
18-Month
51.63"
(1,311.40mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1952 1969, 1974
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1930
May 1951–Apr 1953
24-Month
72.19"
(1,833.63mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1952 1970
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1930
May 1950–Apr 1953
36-Month
103.68"
(2,633.47mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
-6.02"
(-152.91mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1952 1971
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1931
May 1949–Apr 1953
48-Month
136.76"
(3,473.70mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
-9.47"
(-240.54mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1972
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1932
May 1948–Apr 1953
60-Month
176.15"
(4,474.21mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
-6.57"
(-166.88mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 1973
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/