Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, August 1968

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1968
1-Month
2.62"
(66.55mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2018
Jul–Aug 1968
2-Month
4.77"
(121.16mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
-2.89"
(-73.40mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1998
Jun–Aug 1968
3-Month
6.79"
(172.47mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2014
May–Aug 1968
4-Month
9.19"
(233.43mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
-2.92"
(-74.16mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1998
Apr–Aug 1968
5-Month
11.33"
(287.78mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1998
Mar–Aug 1968
6-Month
13.07"
(331.98mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1998
Feb–Aug 1968
7-Month
16.04"
(407.42mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1963
Jan–Aug 1968
8-Month
18.33"
(465.58mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1957 1969
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1963
Dec 1967–Aug 1968
9-Month
21.78"
(553.21mm)
24.38"
(619.25mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1957 1969
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1944
Nov 1967–Aug 1968
10-Month
26.37"
(669.80mm)
27.76"
(705.10mm)
-1.39"
(-35.30mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1966 1969
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1944
Oct 1967–Aug 1968
11-Month
29.28"
(743.71mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1966 1969
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1944
Sep 1967–Aug 1968
12-Month
34.21"
(868.93mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1957 1969
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1944
Ties: 2017
Mar 1967–Aug 1968
18-Month
52.78"
(1,340.61mm)
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1969
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1944
Sep 1966–Aug 1968
24-Month
71.75"
(1,822.45mm)
73.26"
(1,860.80mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1966 1969
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1930
Sep 1965–Aug 1968
36-Month
106.25"
(2,698.75mm)
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1959 1974
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1931
Sep 1964–Aug 1968
48-Month
142.25"
(3,613.15mm)
146.33"
(3,716.78mm)
-4.08"
(-103.63mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1960 1972
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1932
Sep 1963–Aug 1968
60-Month
178.17"
(4,525.52mm)
182.81"
(4,643.37mm)
-4.64"
(-117.85mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1960 1976
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 29, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/