Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, December 1960

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1960
1-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1959 1933
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1943
Nov–Dec 1960
2-Month
6.62"
(168.15mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1942
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1943
Oct–Dec 1960
3-Month
10.84"
(275.34mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1959 1950
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1936
Sep–Dec 1960
4-Month
16.64"
(422.66mm)
15.42"
(391.67mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1959 1996
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1925
Aug–Dec 1960
5-Month
20.74"
(526.80mm)
19.79"
(502.67mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1959 1968
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1943
Jul–Dec 1960
6-Month
25.17"
(639.32mm)
23.08"
(586.23mm)
2.09"
(53.09mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1968
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1943
Ties: 1986
Jun–Dec 1960
7-Month
27.34"
(694.44mm)
25.42"
(645.67mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1959 1968
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1943
May–Dec 1960
8-Month
29.10"
(739.14mm)
27.53"
(699.26mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1968
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1943
Apr–Dec 1960
9-Month
30.98"
(786.89mm)
29.41"
(747.01mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1959 1968
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1925, 1943
Mar–Dec 1960
10-Month
32.61"
(828.29mm)
31.65"
(803.91mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1968
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1930
Feb–Dec 1960
11-Month
34.51"
(876.55mm)
33.97"
(862.84mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1959 1950
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1943
Jan–Dec 1960
12-Month
37.81"
(960.37mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1950
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1928
Jul 1959–Dec 1960
18-Month
61.16"
(1,553.46mm)
59.67"
(1,515.62mm)
1.49"
(37.84mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1959 1969
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1929
Jan 1959–Dec 1960
24-Month
73.10"
(1,856.74mm)
73.30"
(1,861.82mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1959 1969
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1929
Jan 1958–Dec 1960
36-Month
109.22"
(2,774.19mm)
109.84"
(2,789.94mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1959 1970
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1930
Jan 1957–Dec 1960
48-Month
140.87"
(3,578.10mm)
146.40"
(3,718.56mm)
-5.53"
(-140.46mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1975
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1931
Jan 1956–Dec 1960
60-Month
176.46"
(4,482.08mm)
182.88"
(4,645.15mm)
-6.42"
(-163.07mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1958 1972
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/