Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, August 1985

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1985
1-Month
4.48"
(113.79mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1984 1941
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2018
Ties: 1947
Jul–Aug 1985
2-Month
6.61"
(167.89mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Jun–Aug 1985
3-Month
9.57"
(243.08mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2014
May–Aug 1985
4-Month
11.73"
(297.94mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Apr–Aug 1985
5-Month
13.52"
(343.41mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1998
Mar–Aug 1985
6-Month
16.71"
(424.43mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1998
Ties: 1941, 1943
Feb–Aug 1985
7-Month
19.33"
(490.98mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1963
Jan–Aug 1985
8-Month
23.63"
(600.20mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1963
Dec 1984–Aug 1985
9-Month
27.36"
(694.94mm)
24.38"
(619.25mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1944
Nov 1984–Aug 1985
10-Month
29.68"
(753.87mm)
27.76"
(705.10mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1944
Oct 1984–Aug 1985
11-Month
32.42"
(823.47mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1944
Ties: 1927
Sep 1984–Aug 1985
12-Month
34.80"
(883.92mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1944
Mar 1984–Aug 1985
18-Month
50.18"
(1,274.57mm)
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1944
Sep 1983–Aug 1985
24-Month
69.23"
(1,758.44mm)
73.26"
(1,860.80mm)
-4.03"
(-102.36mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1979 1969
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1930
Sep 1982–Aug 1985
36-Month
104.26"
(2,648.20mm)
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
-5.57"
(-141.48mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1984 1974
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1931
Ties: 1953
Sep 1981–Aug 1985
48-Month
138.55"
(3,519.17mm)
146.33"
(3,716.78mm)
-7.78"
(-197.61mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1977 1972
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1932
Sep 1980–Aug 1985
60-Month
178.31"
(4,529.07mm)
182.81"
(4,643.37mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1979 1976
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/