Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
2.16"
(54.86mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1972 1983
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1930
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
3.74"
(95.00mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1972 1950
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1929, 1935
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
6.17"
(156.72mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1972 1950
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1929
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
8.23"
(209.04mm)
10.38"
(263.65mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1929
Ties: 1982
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
10.77"
(273.56mm)
13.76"
(349.50mm)
-2.99"
(-75.94mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1929
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
15.92"
(404.37mm)
18.15"
(461.01mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1937
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
20.25"
(514.35mm)
22.70"
(576.58mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1926
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
24.17"
(613.92mm)
27.07"
(687.58mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1926
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
26.08"
(662.43mm)
30.34"
(770.64mm)
-4.26"
(-108.21mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1944
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
28.42"
(721.87mm)
32.68"
(830.07mm)
-4.26"
(-108.20mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1926
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
30.24"
(768.10mm)
34.80"
(883.92mm)
-4.56"
(-115.82mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1926
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
31.91"
(810.51mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
-4.78"
(-121.42mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1926
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
49.06"
(1,246.12mm)
54.69"
(1,389.13mm)
-5.63"
(-143.01mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1970 1970
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1929
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
67.52"
(1,715.01mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
-5.68"
(-144.27mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1970 1970
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1930
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
103.21"
(2,621.53mm)
109.69"
(2,786.13mm)
-6.48"
(-164.60mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1971 1971
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1931
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
135.13"
(3,432.30mm)
146.22"
(3,713.99mm)
-11.09"
(-281.69mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1972 1972
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1932
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
161.90"
(4,112.26mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
-20.82"
(-528.83mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1973
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 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/