Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, March 1971

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1971
1-Month
1.66"
(42.16mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1961 1983
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1930
Ties: 1931
Feb–Mar 1971
2-Month
4.36"
(110.74mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1950
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1929, 1935
Jan–Mar 1971
3-Month
6.25"
(158.75mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1950
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1929
Ties: 2011
Dec 1970–Mar 1971
4-Month
9.52"
(241.81mm)
10.38"
(263.65mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1929
Nov 1970–Mar 1971
5-Month
12.69"
(322.33mm)
13.76"
(349.50mm)
-1.07"
(-27.17mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1929
Oct 1970–Mar 1971
6-Month
17.16"
(435.86mm)
18.15"
(461.01mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1937
Sep 1970–Mar 1971
7-Month
20.89"
(530.61mm)
22.70"
(576.58mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
Aug 1970–Mar 1971
8-Month
25.22"
(640.59mm)
27.07"
(687.58mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
Jul 1970–Mar 1971
9-Month
28.85"
(732.79mm)
30.34"
(770.64mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1944
Jun 1970–Mar 1971
10-Month
31.50"
(800.10mm)
32.68"
(830.07mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
May 1970–Mar 1971
11-Month
33.30"
(845.82mm)
34.80"
(883.92mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
Apr 1970–Mar 1971
12-Month
35.69"
(906.53mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
Oct 1969–Mar 1971
18-Month
53.85"
(1,367.79mm)
54.69"
(1,389.13mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1970 1970
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1929
Apr 1969–Mar 1971
24-Month
67.61"
(1,717.29mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
-5.59"
(-141.99mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1970 1970
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1930
Apr 1968–Mar 1971
36-Month
94.38"
(2,397.25mm)
109.69"
(2,786.13mm)
-15.31"
(-388.88mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1971
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1931
Apr 1967–Mar 1971
48-Month
133.46"
(3,389.88mm)
146.22"
(3,713.99mm)
-12.76"
(-324.11mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1970 1972
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1932
Apr 1966–Mar 1971
60-Month
168.24"
(4,273.30mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
-14.48"
(-367.79mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1973
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/