Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 1981

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1981
1-Month
1.43"
(36.32mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1969 1932
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1977
Ties: 1966, 1992
Mar–Apr 1981
2-Month
4.10"
(104.14mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1978 2017
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1963
Feb–Apr 1981
3-Month
6.81"
(172.97mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
0.37"
(9.39mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1979 1950
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1964
Jan–Apr 1981
4-Month
11.05"
(280.67mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1980 1969
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1929
Dec 1980–Apr 1981
5-Month
13.03"
(330.96mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Nov 1980–Apr 1981
6-Month
16.39"
(416.31mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Oct 1980–Apr 1981
7-Month
21.57"
(547.88mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1978 1969
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1937
Sep 1980–Apr 1981
8-Month
25.39"
(644.91mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1926
Aug 1980–Apr 1981
9-Month
29.32"
(744.73mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1926
Jul 1980–Apr 1981
10-Month
33.49"
(850.65mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1926
Jun 1980–Apr 1981
11-Month
37.20"
(944.88mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1926
May 1980–Apr 1981
12-Month
39.36"
(999.74mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
2.67"
(67.81mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1926
Ties: 2018
Nov 1979–Apr 1981
18-Month
58.29"
(1,480.57mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1980 1969, 1974
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1930
May 1979–Apr 1981
24-Month
78.96"
(2,005.58mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
5.76"
(146.30mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1980 1970
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1930
May 1978–Apr 1981
36-Month
114.96"
(2,919.98mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1980 1971
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1931
May 1977–Apr 1981
48-Month
145.07"
(3,684.78mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1980 1972
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1932
May 1976–Apr 1981
60-Month
183.92"
(4,671.57mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1973
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1933

Citing This Page

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