Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 1971

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1971
1-Month
1.90"
(48.26mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1969 1932
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1977
Ties: 1925, 1991
Mar–Apr 1971
2-Month
3.56"
(90.42mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1969 2017
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1963
Ties: 1983
Feb–Apr 1971
3-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1950
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1964
Jan–Apr 1971
4-Month
8.15"
(207.01mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1929
Ties: 1957
Dec 1970–Apr 1971
5-Month
11.42"
(290.07mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1929
Nov 1970–Apr 1971
6-Month
14.59"
(370.59mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1929
Oct 1970–Apr 1971
7-Month
19.06"
(484.12mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1937
Sep 1970–Apr 1971
8-Month
22.79"
(578.87mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
Aug 1970–Apr 1971
9-Month
27.12"
(688.85mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-1.84"
(-46.73mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
Jul 1970–Apr 1971
10-Month
30.75"
(781.05mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
Jun 1970–Apr 1971
11-Month
33.40"
(848.36mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
May 1970–Apr 1971
12-Month
35.20"
(894.08mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
Nov 1969–Apr 1971
18-Month
51.72"
(1,313.69mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969, 1974
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1930
May 1969–Apr 1971
24-Month
68.32"
(1,735.33mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
-4.88"
(-123.95mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1970 1970
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1930
May 1968–Apr 1971
36-Month
94.14"
(2,391.16mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
-15.56"
(-395.22mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1971
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1931
May 1967–Apr 1971
48-Month
133.14"
(3,381.76mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
-13.09"
(-332.48mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1972
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1932
May 1966–Apr 1971
60-Month
168.71"
(4,285.23mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
-14.01"
(-355.86mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1973
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/