Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 1987

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1987
1-Month
1.78"
(45.21mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1986 1932
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1977
Ties: 1974
Mar–Apr 1987
2-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
-0.91"
(-23.12mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1978 2017
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1963
Feb–Apr 1987
3-Month
5.27"
(133.86mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1983 1950
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1964
Jan–Apr 1987
4-Month
8.91"
(226.31mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1969
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1929
Dec 1986–Apr 1987
5-Month
13.04"
(331.22mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
0.78"
(19.82mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1929
Ties: 1993
Nov 1986–Apr 1987
6-Month
16.63"
(422.40mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
0.99"
(25.14mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1986 1969
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1929
Oct 1986–Apr 1987
7-Month
22.42"
(569.47mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1986 1969
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1937
Sep 1986–Apr 1987
8-Month
26.14"
(663.96mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1986 1969
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1926
Aug 1986–Apr 1987
9-Month
30.94"
(785.88mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
1.98"
(50.30mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1986 1969
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1926
Jul 1986–Apr 1987
10-Month
34.08"
(865.63mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1986 1969
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1926
Ties: 1946
Jun 1986–Apr 1987
11-Month
36.01"
(914.65mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
1.44"
(36.57mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1986 1969
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1926
May 1986–Apr 1987
12-Month
37.66"
(956.56mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
0.97"
(24.63mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1969
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1926
Nov 1985–Apr 1987
18-Month
53.29"
(1,353.57mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1985 1969, 1974
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1930
May 1985–Apr 1987
24-Month
74.41"
(1,890.01mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1986 1970
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1930
May 1984–Apr 1987
36-Month
109.39"
(2,778.51mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1986 1971
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1931
May 1983–Apr 1987
48-Month
143.68"
(3,649.47mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1986 1972
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1932
May 1982–Apr 1987
60-Month
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
-4.22"
(-107.19mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1986 1973
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/