Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, September 1973

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1973
1-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1925
Aug–Sep 1973
2-Month
8.27"
(210.06mm)
8.95"
(227.33mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1972 1941
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2012
Jul–Sep 1973
3-Month
11.01"
(279.65mm)
12.23"
(310.64mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1972 1968
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2012
Jun–Sep 1973
4-Month
13.30"
(337.82mm)
14.57"
(370.08mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1972 1968
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2012
May–Sep 1973
5-Month
15.56"
(395.22mm)
16.68"
(423.67mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1969
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2012
Apr–Sep 1973
6-Month
17.45"
(443.23mm)
18.57"
(471.68mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1972 1969
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1961
Mar–Sep 1973
7-Month
19.61"
(498.09mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1969
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2016
Feb–Sep 1973
8-Month
21.19"
(538.23mm)
23.12"
(587.25mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1972 1969
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Jan–Sep 1973
9-Month
23.62"
(599.95mm)
25.85"
(656.59mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1972 1969
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Dec 1972–Sep 1973
10-Month
25.68"
(652.27mm)
28.92"
(734.57mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1972 1969
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Nov 1972–Sep 1973
11-Month
28.22"
(716.79mm)
32.29"
(820.17mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1972 1969
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1944
Oct 1972–Sep 1973
12-Month
33.37"
(847.60mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
-3.31"
(-84.07mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1972 1969
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1944
Apr 1972–Sep 1973
18-Month
49.36"
(1,253.74mm)
55.22"
(1,402.59mm)
-5.86"
(-148.85mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1944
Oct 1971–Sep 1973
24-Month
66.51"
(1,689.35mm)
73.25"
(1,860.55mm)
-6.74"
(-171.20mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1930
Oct 1970–Sep 1973
36-Month
102.13"
(2,594.10mm)
109.82"
(2,789.43mm)
-7.69"
(-195.33mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1971 1974
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1930
Oct 1969–Sep 1973
48-Month
138.82"
(3,526.03mm)
146.31"
(3,716.27mm)
-7.49"
(-190.24mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1972 1969
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1932
Oct 1968–Sep 1973
60-Month
164.40"
(4,175.76mm)
182.77"
(4,642.36mm)
-18.37"
(-466.60mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1972
91st 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 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/