Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, March 1970

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1970
1-Month
2.66"
(67.56mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1969 1983
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1930
Feb–Mar 1970
2-Month
5.21"
(132.33mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1950
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1929, 1935
Jan–Mar 1970
3-Month
6.82"
(173.23mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1969 1950
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1929
Ties: 1938
Dec 1969–Mar 1970
4-Month
10.22"
(259.59mm)
10.38"
(263.65mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1929
Nov 1969–Mar 1970
5-Month
14.13"
(358.90mm)
13.76"
(349.50mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1929
Oct 1969–Mar 1970
6-Month
18.16"
(461.26mm)
18.15"
(461.01mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1937
Sep 1969–Mar 1970
7-Month
20.32"
(516.13mm)
22.70"
(576.58mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
Aug 1969–Mar 1970
8-Month
23.74"
(603.00mm)
27.07"
(687.58mm)
-3.33"
(-84.58mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
Ties: 2011
Jul 1969–Mar 1970
9-Month
27.57"
(700.28mm)
30.34"
(770.64mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1944
Jun 1969–Mar 1970
10-Month
28.96"
(735.58mm)
32.68"
(830.07mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
May 1969–Mar 1970
11-Month
30.73"
(780.54mm)
34.80"
(883.92mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
Apr 1969–Mar 1970
12-Month
31.92"
(810.77mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
Oct 1968–Mar 1970
18-Month
43.74"
(1,111.00mm)
54.69"
(1,389.13mm)
-10.95"
(-278.13mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1970
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1929
Apr 1968–Mar 1970
24-Month
58.69"
(1,490.73mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
-14.51"
(-368.55mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1970
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1930
Apr 1967–Mar 1970
36-Month
97.77"
(2,483.36mm)
109.69"
(2,786.13mm)
-11.92"
(-302.77mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1971
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1931
Apr 1966–Mar 1970
48-Month
132.55"
(3,366.77mm)
146.22"
(3,713.99mm)
-13.67"
(-347.22mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1972
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1932
Apr 1965–Mar 1970
60-Month
168.91"
(4,290.31mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
-13.81"
(-350.78mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1973
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/