Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, March 1986

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1986
1-Month
1.88"
(47.75mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1983
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1930
Ties: 2007
Feb–Mar 1986
2-Month
3.95"
(100.33mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1983 1950
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1929, 1935
Ties: 2006
Jan–Mar 1986
3-Month
7.34"
(186.44mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1983 1950
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1929
Dec 1985–Mar 1986
4-Month
11.57"
(293.88mm)
10.38"
(263.65mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1929
Nov 1985–Mar 1986
5-Month
14.02"
(356.11mm)
13.76"
(349.50mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1929
Oct 1985–Mar 1986
6-Month
17.65"
(448.31mm)
18.15"
(461.01mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1937
Sep 1985–Mar 1986
7-Month
23.41"
(594.61mm)
22.70"
(576.58mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1926
Aug 1985–Mar 1986
8-Month
27.89"
(708.41mm)
27.07"
(687.58mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1926
Ties: 1981
Jul 1985–Mar 1986
9-Month
30.02"
(762.51mm)
30.34"
(770.64mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1944
Jun 1985–Mar 1986
10-Month
32.98"
(837.69mm)
32.68"
(830.07mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1926
May 1985–Mar 1986
11-Month
35.14"
(892.56mm)
34.80"
(883.92mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1926
Apr 1985–Mar 1986
12-Month
36.93"
(938.02mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1926
Oct 1984–Mar 1986
18-Month
55.83"
(1,418.08mm)
54.69"
(1,389.13mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1985 1970
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1929
Apr 1984–Mar 1986
24-Month
71.68"
(1,820.67mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1970
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1930
Apr 1983–Mar 1986
36-Month
107.17"
(2,722.12mm)
109.69"
(2,786.13mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1971
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1931
Apr 1982–Mar 1986
48-Month
141.31"
(3,589.27mm)
146.22"
(3,713.99mm)
-4.91"
(-124.72mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1985 1972
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1932
Apr 1981–Mar 1986
60-Month
177.76"
(4,515.10mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
-4.96"
(-125.99mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1973
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1932

Citing This Page

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