Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, August 1962

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1962
1-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1957 1941
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Ties: 2001
Jul–Aug 1962
2-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Ties: 1925
Jun–Aug 1962
3-Month
10.18"
(258.57mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2014
Ties: 1973
May–Aug 1962
4-Month
12.55"
(318.77mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Apr–Aug 1962
5-Month
14.23"
(361.44mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Mar–Aug 1962
6-Month
16.56"
(420.62mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Feb–Aug 1962
7-Month
18.00"
(457.20mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1963
Jan–Aug 1962
8-Month
21.61"
(548.89mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1963
Dec 1961–Aug 1962
9-Month
24.67"
(626.62mm)
24.38"
(619.25mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1959 1969
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1944
Nov 1961–Aug 1962
10-Month
28.08"
(713.23mm)
27.76"
(705.10mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1969
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1944
Oct 1961–Aug 1962
11-Month
32.99"
(837.95mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1944
Sep 1961–Aug 1962
12-Month
39.02"
(991.11mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1944
Mar 1961–Aug 1962
18-Month
58.14"
(1,476.76mm)
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
5.22"
(132.59mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1961 1969
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1944
Sep 1960–Aug 1962
24-Month
79.34"
(2,015.24mm)
73.26"
(1,860.80mm)
6.08"
(154.44mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1961 1969
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1930
Sep 1959–Aug 1962
36-Month
114.50"
(2,908.30mm)
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1961 1974
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1931
Sep 1958–Aug 1962
48-Month
150.62"
(3,825.75mm)
146.33"
(3,716.78mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1972
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1932
Sep 1957–Aug 1962
60-Month
187.36"
(4,758.94mm)
182.81"
(4,643.37mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1961 1976
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/