Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, March 1981

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1981
1-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1980 1983
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1930
Feb–Mar 1981
2-Month
5.38"
(136.65mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1980 1950
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1929, 1935
Jan–Mar 1981
3-Month
9.62"
(244.35mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1980 1950
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1929
Dec 1980–Mar 1981
4-Month
11.60"
(294.64mm)
10.38"
(263.65mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1980 1969
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1929
Nov 1980–Mar 1981
5-Month
14.96"
(379.98mm)
13.76"
(349.50mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Oct 1980–Mar 1981
6-Month
20.14"
(511.56mm)
18.15"
(461.01mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1937
Sep 1980–Mar 1981
7-Month
23.96"
(608.58mm)
22.70"
(576.58mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1926
Ties: 1935
Aug 1980–Mar 1981
8-Month
27.89"
(708.41mm)
27.07"
(687.58mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1926
Ties: 1986
Jul 1980–Mar 1981
9-Month
32.06"
(814.32mm)
30.34"
(770.64mm)
1.72"
(43.68mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1944
Ties: 2004
Jun 1980–Mar 1981
10-Month
35.77"
(908.56mm)
32.68"
(830.07mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1980 1969
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1926
May 1980–Mar 1981
11-Month
37.93"
(963.42mm)
34.80"
(883.92mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1980 1969
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1926
Apr 1980–Mar 1981
12-Month
40.31"
(1,023.87mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
3.62"
(91.94mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1969
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1926
Oct 1979–Mar 1981
18-Month
61.87"
(1,571.50mm)
54.69"
(1,389.13mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1980 1970
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1929
Apr 1979–Mar 1981
24-Month
79.50"
(2,019.30mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1970
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1930
Apr 1978–Mar 1981
36-Month
115.02"
(2,921.51mm)
109.69"
(2,786.13mm)
5.33"
(135.38mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1980 1971
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1931
Apr 1977–Mar 1981
48-Month
146.75"
(3,727.45mm)
146.22"
(3,713.99mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1972
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1932
Apr 1976–Mar 1981
60-Month
184.51"
(4,686.55mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
1.79"
(45.46mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1973
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/