Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 1959

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1959
1-Month
2.22"
(56.39mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1958 1932
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1977
Ties: 1967
Mar–Apr 1959
2-Month
4.37"
(111.00mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1958 2017
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1963
Feb–Apr 1959
3-Month
7.29"
(185.17mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1958 1950
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1964
Ties: 1965
Jan–Apr 1959
4-Month
8.49"
(215.65mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1969
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1929
Dec 1958–Apr 1959
5-Month
11.19"
(284.23mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
-1.07"
(-27.17mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1958 1969
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1929
Ties: 1951, 1954
Nov 1958–Apr 1959
6-Month
14.78"
(375.41mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1958 1969
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1929
Oct 1958–Apr 1959
7-Month
19.54"
(496.32mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1958 1969
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1937
Sep 1958–Apr 1959
8-Month
23.31"
(592.07mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
-1.28"
(-32.52mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1958 1969
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1926
Aug 1958–Apr 1959
9-Month
27.87"
(707.90mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1969
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1926
Jul 1958–Apr 1959
10-Month
32.12"
(815.85mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1958 1969
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1926
Jun 1958–Apr 1959
11-Month
34.59"
(878.59mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1969
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1926
Ties: 1986
May 1958–Apr 1959
12-Month
37.37"
(949.20mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1958 1969
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Nov 1957–Apr 1959
18-Month
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1958 1969, 1974
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1930
May 1957–Apr 1959
24-Month
68.11"
(1,729.99mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
-5.09"
(-129.29mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1958 1970
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1930
May 1956–Apr 1959
36-Month
103.80"
(2,636.52mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
-5.90"
(-149.86mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1958 1971
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1931
May 1955–Apr 1959
48-Month
139.06"
(3,532.12mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
-7.17"
(-182.12mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1958 1972
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1932
May 1954–Apr 1959
60-Month
176.08"
(4,472.43mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
-6.64"
(-168.66mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1958 1973
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 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/