Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 1980

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1980
1-Month
2.38"
(60.45mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1979 1932
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1977
Mar–Apr 1980
2-Month
4.45"
(113.03mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1978 2017
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1963
Ties: 2019
Feb–Apr 1980
3-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1979 1950
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1964
Jan–Apr 1980
4-Month
10.17"
(258.32mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1929
Ties: 1932
Dec 1979–Apr 1980
5-Month
13.15"
(334.01mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1929
Nov 1979–Apr 1980
6-Month
18.93"
(480.82mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
3.29"
(83.56mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1929
Oct 1979–Apr 1980
7-Month
23.94"
(608.08mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
3.91"
(99.32mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1937
Sep 1979–Apr 1980
8-Month
27.96"
(710.18mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
3.37"
(85.59mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1926
Aug 1979–Apr 1980
9-Month
31.18"
(791.97mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1926
Jul 1979–Apr 1980
10-Month
34.71"
(881.63mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
2.49"
(63.24mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
Jun 1979–Apr 1980
11-Month
37.91"
(962.91mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
3.34"
(84.83mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1926
May 1979–Apr 1980
12-Month
39.60"
(1,005.84mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
2.91"
(73.91mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1926
Nov 1978–Apr 1980
18-Month
55.52"
(1,410.21mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1979 1969, 1974
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1930
May 1978–Apr 1980
24-Month
75.60"
(1,920.24mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1979 1970
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1930
May 1977–Apr 1980
36-Month
105.71"
(2,685.03mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
-3.99"
(-101.35mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1979 1971
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1931
May 1976–Apr 1980
48-Month
144.56"
(3,671.82mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1979 1972
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1932
May 1975–Apr 1980
60-Month
178.54"
(4,534.92mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
-4.18"
(-106.17mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1979 1973
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/