Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 1961

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1961
1-Month
2.70"
(68.58mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1960 1932
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1977
Ties: 1999
Mar–Apr 1961
2-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1960 2017
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1963
Feb–Apr 1961
3-Month
6.34"
(161.04mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1960 1950
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1964
Jan–Apr 1961
4-Month
8.86"
(225.04mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1929
Dec 1960–Apr 1961
5-Month
12.64"
(321.06mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
0.38"
(9.66mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1929
Nov 1960–Apr 1961
6-Month
15.48"
(393.19mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1969
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1929
Oct 1960–Apr 1961
7-Month
19.70"
(500.38mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1937
Sep 1960–Apr 1961
8-Month
25.50"
(647.70mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1926
Aug 1960–Apr 1961
9-Month
29.60"
(751.84mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1926
Jul 1960–Apr 1961
10-Month
34.03"
(864.36mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Jun 1960–Apr 1961
11-Month
36.20"
(919.48mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
May 1960–Apr 1961
12-Month
37.96"
(964.18mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
1.27"
(32.25mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Nov 1959–Apr 1961
18-Month
53.98"
(1,371.09mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
1.79"
(45.46mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969, 1974
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1930
May 1959–Apr 1961
24-Month
73.47"
(1,866.14mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1970
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1930
May 1958–Apr 1961
36-Month
110.84"
(2,815.34mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1971
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1931
May 1957–Apr 1961
48-Month
141.58"
(3,596.13mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
-4.65"
(-118.11mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1960 1972
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1932
May 1956–Apr 1961
60-Month
177.27"
(4,502.66mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
-5.45"
(-138.43mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1960 1973
70th 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 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/