Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, August 1957

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1957
1-Month
3.03"
(76.96mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2018
Jul–Aug 1957
2-Month
5.16"
(131.06mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1977
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1998
Jun–Aug 1957
3-Month
6.55"
(166.37mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2014
May–Aug 1957
4-Month
8.06"
(204.72mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1998
Apr–Aug 1957
5-Month
9.55"
(242.57mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1998
Mar–Aug 1957
6-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-5.28"
(-134.11mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1998
Feb–Aug 1957
7-Month
13.02"
(330.71mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
-5.53"
(-140.46mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1963
Jan–Aug 1957
8-Month
16.21"
(411.73mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
-5.07"
(-128.78mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1969
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1963
Dec 1956–Aug 1957
9-Month
18.53"
(470.66mm)
24.38"
(619.25mm)
-5.85"
(-148.59mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1969
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1944
Nov 1956–Aug 1957
10-Month
23.55"
(598.17mm)
27.76"
(705.10mm)
-4.21"
(-106.93mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1950 1969
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1944
Oct 1956–Aug 1957
11-Month
27.09"
(688.09mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
-5.06"
(-128.52mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1933 1969
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1944
Sep 1956–Aug 1957
12-Month
30.93"
(785.62mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
-5.77"
(-146.56mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1969
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1944
Mar 1956–Aug 1957
18-Month
47.53"
(1,207.26mm)
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
-5.39"
(-136.91mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1951 1969
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1944
Sep 1955–Aug 1957
24-Month
64.98"
(1,650.49mm)
73.26"
(1,860.80mm)
-8.28"
(-210.31mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1951 1969
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1930
Sep 1954–Aug 1957
36-Month
105.27"
(2,673.86mm)
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
-4.56"
(-115.82mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1954 1974
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1931
Sep 1953–Aug 1957
48-Month
137.68"
(3,497.07mm)
146.33"
(3,716.78mm)
-8.65"
(-219.71mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1954 1972
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1932
Sep 1952–Aug 1957
60-Month
175.04"
(4,446.02mm)
182.81"
(4,643.37mm)
-7.77"
(-197.35mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1954 1976
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/