Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of December 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, August 1983

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1983
1-Month
5.30"
(134.62mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2018
Jul–Aug 1983
2-Month
8.15"
(207.01mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1998
Ties: 1935
Jun–Aug 1983
3-Month
9.74"
(247.40mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2014
Ties: 1947
May–Aug 1983
4-Month
11.77"
(298.96mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1998
Apr–Aug 1983
5-Month
14.53"
(369.06mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1998
Mar–Aug 1983
6-Month
15.33"
(389.38mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1998
Feb–Aug 1983
7-Month
16.96"
(430.78mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1963
Jan–Aug 1983
8-Month
19.38"
(492.25mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1978 1969
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1963
Dec 1982–Aug 1983
9-Month
22.15"
(562.61mm)
24.38"
(619.25mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1982 1969
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1944
Ties: 1976
Nov 1982–Aug 1983
10-Month
25.17"
(639.32mm)
27.76"
(705.10mm)
-2.59"
(-65.78mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1978 1969
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1944
Ties: 1936
Oct 1982–Aug 1983
11-Month
29.30"
(744.22mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1978 1969
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1944
Sep 1982–Aug 1983
12-Month
35.03"
(889.76mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1982 1969
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1944
Mar 1982–Aug 1983
18-Month
50.97"
(1,294.64mm)
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1944
Sep 1981–Aug 1983
24-Month
69.32"
(1,760.73mm)
73.26"
(1,860.80mm)
-3.94"
(-100.07mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1930
Sep 1980–Aug 1983
36-Month
109.08"
(2,770.63mm)
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1979 1974
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1931
Sep 1979–Aug 1983
48-Month
151.01"
(3,835.65mm)
146.33"
(3,716.78mm)
4.68"
(118.87mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1981 1972
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1932
Sep 1978–Aug 1983
60-Month
187.96"
(4,774.18mm)
182.81"
(4,643.37mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1982 1976
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/