Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, July 1972

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1972
1-Month
1.91"
(48.51mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1933 1933
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1959
Jun–Jul 1972
2-Month
4.25"
(107.95mm)
5.62"
(142.75mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2014
May–Jul 1972
3-Month
6.07"
(154.18mm)
7.74"
(196.60mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2014
Apr–Jul 1972
4-Month
7.74"
(196.60mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957, 1993
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1980
Mar–Jul 1972
5-Month
9.65"
(245.11mm)
11.85"
(300.99mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1963
Feb–Jul 1972
6-Month
10.91"
(277.11mm)
14.18"
(360.17mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1963
Jan–Jul 1972
7-Month
13.32"
(338.33mm)
16.91"
(429.51mm)
-3.59"
(-91.18mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1963
Dec 1971–Jul 1972
8-Month
17.05"
(433.07mm)
20.00"
(508.00mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1929
Ties: 1936
Nov 1971–Jul 1972
9-Month
19.83"
(503.68mm)
23.38"
(593.85mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1929
Oct 1971–Jul 1972
10-Month
24.89"
(632.21mm)
27.77"
(705.36mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1980
Sep 1971–Jul 1972
11-Month
28.85"
(732.79mm)
32.32"
(820.93mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1926
Aug 1971–Jul 1972
12-Month
33.47"
(850.14mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1929
Feb 1971–Jul 1972
18-Month
47.71"
(1,211.83mm)
50.86"
(1,291.84mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1929
Aug 1970–Jul 1972
24-Month
68.57"
(1,741.68mm)
73.23"
(1,860.04mm)
-4.66"
(-118.36mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1970 1970
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1930
Aug 1969–Jul 1972
36-Month
102.78"
(2,610.61mm)
109.77"
(2,788.16mm)
-6.99"
(-177.55mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1971 1971
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1931
Aug 1968–Jul 1972
48-Month
129.02"
(3,277.11mm)
146.27"
(3,715.26mm)
-17.25"
(-438.15mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1972
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1932
Aug 1967–Jul 1972
60-Month
165.98"
(4,215.89mm)
182.74"
(4,641.60mm)
-16.76"
(-425.71mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1973
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/