Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 1974

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1974
1-Month
1.78"
(45.21mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1972 1932
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1977
Ties: 1987
Mar–Apr 1974
2-Month
2.92"
(74.17mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1957 2017
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1963
Feb–Apr 1974
3-Month
5.49"
(139.45mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1972 1950
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1964
Jan–Apr 1974
4-Month
6.70"
(170.18mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1929
Dec 1973–Apr 1974
5-Month
8.76"
(222.50mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
-3.50"
(-88.90mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1929
Nov 1973–Apr 1974
6-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-4.69"
(-119.13mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1929
Oct 1973–Apr 1974
7-Month
14.78"
(375.41mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
-5.25"
(-133.35mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1937
Sep 1973–Apr 1974
8-Month
17.90"
(454.66mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
-6.69"
(-169.93mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1926
Aug 1973–Apr 1974
9-Month
23.05"
(585.47mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-5.91"
(-150.11mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1926
Jul 1973–Apr 1974
10-Month
25.79"
(655.07mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
-6.43"
(-163.32mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1926
Jun 1973–Apr 1974
11-Month
28.08"
(713.23mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
-6.49"
(-164.85mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1926
May 1973–Apr 1974
12-Month
30.34"
(770.64mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
-6.35"
(-161.29mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1926
Nov 1972–Apr 1974
18-Month
43.00"
(1,092.20mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
-9.19"
(-233.43mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1969 1969, 1974
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1930
Ties: 1969
May 1972–Apr 1974
24-Month
62.47"
(1,586.74mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
-10.73"
(-272.54mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1970
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1930
May 1971–Apr 1974
36-Month
97.85"
(2,485.39mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
-11.85"
(-300.99mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1971
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1931
May 1970–Apr 1974
48-Month
133.05"
(3,379.47mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
-13.18"
(-334.77mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1972
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1932
May 1969–Apr 1974
60-Month
166.17"
(4,220.72mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
-16.55"
(-420.37mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1973
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/