Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 1957

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1957
1-Month
1.49"
(37.85mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1954 1932
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1977
Ties: 1978
Mar–Apr 1957
2-Month
2.89"
(73.41mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1950 2017
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1963
Feb–Apr 1957
3-Month
4.96"
(125.98mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-1.48"
(-37.60mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1950 1950
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1964
Jan–Apr 1957
4-Month
8.15"
(207.01mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1956 1969
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1929
Ties: 1971
Dec 1956–Apr 1957
5-Month
10.47"
(265.94mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
-1.79"
(-45.46mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1950 1969
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1929
Nov 1956–Apr 1957
6-Month
15.49"
(393.45mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1969
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1929
Oct 1956–Apr 1957
7-Month
19.03"
(483.36mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1956 1969
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1937
Sep 1956–Apr 1957
8-Month
22.87"
(580.90mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1969
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1926
Aug 1956–Apr 1957
9-Month
28.23"
(717.04mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1956 1969
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1926
Ties: 2015
Jul 1956–Apr 1957
10-Month
30.98"
(786.89mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1969
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1926
Jun 1956–Apr 1957
11-Month
32.87"
(834.90mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1956 1969
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1926
Ties: 1943
May 1956–Apr 1957
12-Month
35.69"
(906.53mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1956 1969
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1926
Nov 1955–Apr 1957
18-Month
48.93"
(1,242.82mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
-3.26"
(-82.81mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1952 1969, 1974
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1930
May 1955–Apr 1957
24-Month
70.95"
(1,802.13mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1955 1970
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1930
May 1954–Apr 1957
36-Month
107.97"
(2,742.44mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1956 1971
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1931
May 1953–Apr 1957
48-Month
141.69"
(3,598.93mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
-4.54"
(-115.31mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1954 1972
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1932
May 1952–Apr 1957
60-Month
178.65"
(4,537.71mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1956 1973
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/