Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, January 1986

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1986
1-Month
3.39"
(86.11mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1983 1969
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1949
Dec 1985–Jan 1986
2-Month
7.62"
(193.55mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1944
Nov 1985–Jan 1986
3-Month
10.07"
(255.78mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1984 1996
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1937
Oct 1985–Jan 1986
4-Month
13.70"
(347.98mm)
13.58"
(344.93mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1937
Sep 1985–Jan 1986
5-Month
19.46"
(494.28mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
1.32"
(33.52mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1926
Aug 1985–Jan 1986
6-Month
23.94"
(608.08mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
1.43"
(36.33mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1926
Jul 1985–Jan 1986
7-Month
26.07"
(662.18mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1926
Jun 1985–Jan 1986
8-Month
29.03"
(737.36mm)
28.12"
(714.25mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1926
May 1985–Jan 1986
9-Month
31.19"
(792.23mm)
30.24"
(768.10mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1926
Apr 1985–Jan 1986
10-Month
32.98"
(837.69mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1926
Mar 1985–Jan 1986
11-Month
36.17"
(918.72mm)
34.35"
(872.49mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1926
Feb 1985–Jan 1986
12-Month
38.79"
(985.27mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
2.11"
(53.60mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1929
Aug 1984–Jan 1986
18-Month
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
59.05"
(1,499.87mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1985 1970
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1945
Feb 1984–Jan 1986
24-Month
72.29"
(1,836.17mm)
73.21"
(1,859.53mm)
-0.92"
(-23.36mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1985 1970
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1930
Feb 1983–Jan 1986
36-Month
105.65"
(2,683.51mm)
109.73"
(2,787.14mm)
-4.08"
(-103.63mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1985 1971
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1931
Feb 1982–Jan 1986
48-Month
141.05"
(3,582.67mm)
146.28"
(3,715.51mm)
-5.23"
(-132.84mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1985 1976
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1932
Feb 1981–Jan 1986
60-Month
179.19"
(4,551.43mm)
182.80"
(4,643.12mm)
-3.61"
(-91.69mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1980 1973
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/