Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, August 1974

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1974
1-Month
3.33"
(84.58mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1968 1941
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Jul–Aug 1974
2-Month
6.49"
(164.85mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
-1.17"
(-29.71mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Ties: 2007
Jun–Aug 1974
3-Month
8.53"
(216.66mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2014
May–Aug 1974
4-Month
9.80"
(248.92mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
-2.31"
(-58.67mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Apr–Aug 1974
5-Month
11.58"
(294.13mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Mar–Aug 1974
6-Month
12.72"
(323.09mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-3.51"
(-89.15mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Feb–Aug 1974
7-Month
15.29"
(388.37mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1963
Jan–Aug 1974
8-Month
16.50"
(419.10mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
-4.78"
(-121.41mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1963
Dec 1973–Aug 1974
9-Month
18.56"
(471.42mm)
24.38"
(619.25mm)
-5.82"
(-147.83mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1944
Nov 1973–Aug 1974
10-Month
20.75"
(527.05mm)
27.76"
(705.10mm)
-7.01"
(-178.05mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1944
Oct 1973–Aug 1974
11-Month
24.58"
(624.33mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
-7.57"
(-192.28mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1944
Sep 1973–Aug 1974
12-Month
27.70"
(703.58mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
-9.00"
(-228.60mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1944
Mar 1973–Aug 1974
18-Month
44.19"
(1,122.43mm)
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
-8.73"
(-221.74mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1944
Sep 1972–Aug 1974
24-Month
62.28"
(1,581.91mm)
73.26"
(1,860.80mm)
-10.98"
(-278.89mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1930
Sep 1971–Aug 1974
36-Month
95.05"
(2,414.27mm)
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
-14.78"
(-375.41mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1974
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1931
Sep 1970–Aug 1974
48-Month
130.44"
(3,313.18mm)
146.33"
(3,716.78mm)
-15.89"
(-403.60mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1972
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1932
Sep 1969–Aug 1974
60-Month
165.56"
(4,205.22mm)
182.81"
(4,643.37mm)
-17.25"
(-438.15mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1973 1976
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/