Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, January 1961

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1961
1-Month
2.52"
(64.01mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1959 1969
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1949
Dec 1960–Jan 1961
2-Month
6.30"
(160.02mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1959 1969
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1944
Nov 1960–Jan 1961
3-Month
9.14"
(232.16mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1959 1996
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1937
Oct 1960–Jan 1961
4-Month
13.36"
(339.34mm)
13.58"
(344.93mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1959 1969
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1937
Sep 1960–Jan 1961
5-Month
19.16"
(486.66mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
1.02"
(25.90mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Aug 1960–Jan 1961
6-Month
23.26"
(590.80mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1926
Ties: 1941
Jul 1960–Jan 1961
7-Month
27.69"
(703.33mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
1.91"
(48.52mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Jun 1960–Jan 1961
8-Month
29.86"
(758.44mm)
28.12"
(714.25mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
May 1960–Jan 1961
9-Month
31.62"
(803.15mm)
30.24"
(768.10mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Apr 1960–Jan 1961
10-Month
33.50"
(850.90mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Mar 1960–Jan 1961
11-Month
35.13"
(892.30mm)
34.35"
(872.49mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Feb 1960–Jan 1961
12-Month
37.03"
(940.56mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1959 1969
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1929
Aug 1959–Jan 1961
18-Month
58.86"
(1,495.04mm)
59.05"
(1,499.87mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1960 1970
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1945
Feb 1959–Jan 1961
24-Month
74.42"
(1,890.27mm)
73.21"
(1,859.53mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1960 1970
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1930
Feb 1958–Jan 1961
36-Month
108.61"
(2,758.69mm)
109.73"
(2,787.14mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1960 1971
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1931
Feb 1957–Jan 1961
48-Month
140.20"
(3,561.08mm)
146.29"
(3,715.77mm)
-6.09"
(-154.69mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1959 1976
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1932
Feb 1956–Jan 1961
60-Month
177.54"
(4,509.52mm)
182.80"
(4,643.12mm)
-5.26"
(-133.60mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1973
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/