Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, September 1972

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1972
1-Month
4.33"
(109.98mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1971 1969
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1925
Aug–Sep 1972
2-Month
8.25"
(209.55mm)
8.95"
(227.33mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2012
Jul–Sep 1972
3-Month
10.16"
(258.06mm)
12.23"
(310.64mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1969 1968
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2012
Jun–Sep 1972
4-Month
12.50"
(317.50mm)
14.57"
(370.08mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1969 1968
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2012
May–Sep 1972
5-Month
14.32"
(363.73mm)
16.68"
(423.67mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2012
Apr–Sep 1972
6-Month
15.99"
(406.15mm)
18.57"
(471.68mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1961
Mar–Sep 1972
7-Month
17.90"
(454.66mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2016
Feb–Sep 1972
8-Month
19.16"
(486.66mm)
23.12"
(587.25mm)
-3.96"
(-100.59mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Jan–Sep 1972
9-Month
21.57"
(547.88mm)
25.85"
(656.59mm)
-4.28"
(-108.71mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Dec 1971–Sep 1972
10-Month
25.30"
(642.62mm)
28.92"
(734.57mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Nov 1971–Sep 1972
11-Month
28.08"
(713.23mm)
32.29"
(820.17mm)
-4.21"
(-106.94mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1944
Oct 1971–Sep 1972
12-Month
33.14"
(841.76mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
-3.54"
(-89.91mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1944
Apr 1971–Sep 1972
18-Month
51.60"
(1,310.64mm)
55.22"
(1,402.59mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1944
Oct 1970–Sep 1972
24-Month
68.76"
(1,746.50mm)
73.25"
(1,860.55mm)
-4.49"
(-114.05mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1930
Oct 1969–Sep 1972
36-Month
105.45"
(2,678.43mm)
109.82"
(2,789.43mm)
-4.37"
(-111.00mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1971 1974
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1930
Oct 1968–Sep 1972
48-Month
131.03"
(3,328.16mm)
146.31"
(3,716.27mm)
-15.28"
(-388.11mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1971 1969
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1932
Oct 1967–Sep 1972
60-Month
163.93"
(4,163.82mm)
182.77"
(4,642.36mm)
-18.84"
(-478.54mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1972
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/