Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 1985

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1985
1-Month
1.79"
(45.47mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1984 1932
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1977
Ties: 1942, 1956, 2010
Mar–Apr 1985
2-Month
4.98"
(126.49mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1984 2017
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1963
Feb–Apr 1985
3-Month
7.60"
(193.04mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1984 1950
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1964
Ties: 1970
Jan–Apr 1985
4-Month
11.90"
(302.26mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1929
Dec 1984–Apr 1985
5-Month
15.63"
(397.00mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1929
Nov 1984–Apr 1985
6-Month
17.95"
(455.93mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Oct 1984–Apr 1985
7-Month
20.69"
(525.53mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1937
Sep 1984–Apr 1985
8-Month
23.07"
(585.98mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1926
Aug 1984–Apr 1985
9-Month
27.54"
(699.52mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-1.42"
(-36.06mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1983 1969
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1926
Ties: 1954
Jul 1984–Apr 1985
10-Month
31.21"
(792.73mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1926
Jun 1984–Apr 1985
11-Month
33.46"
(849.88mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1926
May 1984–Apr 1985
12-Month
34.98"
(888.49mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
-1.71"
(-43.44mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1926
Nov 1983–Apr 1985
18-Month
49.00"
(1,244.60mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
-3.19"
(-81.03mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969, 1974
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1930
May 1983–Apr 1985
24-Month
69.27"
(1,759.46mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1984 1970
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1930
May 1982–Apr 1985
36-Month
104.09"
(2,643.89mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
-5.61"
(-142.49mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1978 1971
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1931
May 1981–Apr 1985
48-Month
141.19"
(3,586.23mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
-5.04"
(-128.01mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1979 1972
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1932
May 1980–Apr 1985
60-Month
180.55"
(4,585.97mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1973
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/