Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, August 1966

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1966
1-Month
4.54"
(115.32mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1965 1941
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2018
Ties: 1959, 2013
Jul–Aug 1966
2-Month
7.33"
(186.18mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1964 1977
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Jun–Aug 1966
3-Month
8.94"
(227.08mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2014
May–Aug 1966
4-Month
12.01"
(305.05mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1964 1957
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Apr–Aug 1966
5-Month
13.44"
(341.38mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Mar–Aug 1966
6-Month
15.65"
(397.51mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Feb–Aug 1966
7-Month
18.05"
(458.47mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1962 1957
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1963
Jan–Aug 1966
8-Month
19.44"
(493.78mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
-1.84"
(-46.73mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1957 1969
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1963
Dec 1965–Aug 1966
9-Month
22.18"
(563.37mm)
24.38"
(619.25mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1957 1969
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1944
Nov 1965–Aug 1966
10-Month
24.61"
(625.09mm)
27.76"
(705.10mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1957 1969
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1944
Oct 1965–Aug 1966
11-Month
29.02"
(737.11mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1957 1969
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1944
Sep 1965–Aug 1966
12-Month
34.50"
(876.30mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1969
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1944
Mar 1965–Aug 1966
18-Month
52.61"
(1,336.29mm)
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1965 1969
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1944
Sep 1964–Aug 1966
24-Month
70.50"
(1,790.70mm)
73.26"
(1,860.80mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1958 1969
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1930
Sep 1963–Aug 1966
36-Month
106.42"
(2,703.07mm)
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
-3.41"
(-86.61mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1959 1974
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1931
Sep 1962–Aug 1966
48-Month
146.93"
(3,732.02mm)
146.33"
(3,716.78mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1972
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1932
Sep 1961–Aug 1966
60-Month
185.95"
(4,723.13mm)
182.81"
(4,643.37mm)
3.14"
(79.76mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1961 1976
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/