Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 1989

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1989
1-Month
1.51"
(38.35mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.38"
(-9.66mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1932
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1977
Ties: 1928, 2009
Mar–Apr 1989
2-Month
2.53"
(64.26mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1932 2017
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1963
Feb–Apr 1989
3-Month
4.17"
(105.92mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1958 1950
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1964
Jan–Apr 1989
4-Month
7.24"
(183.90mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1978 1969
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1929
Ties: 1958
Dec 1988–Apr 1989
5-Month
11.45"
(290.83mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1929
Nov 1988–Apr 1989
6-Month
14.53"
(369.06mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1929
Oct 1988–Apr 1989
7-Month
19.15"
(486.41mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1937
Sep 1988–Apr 1989
8-Month
22.61"
(574.29mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
-1.98"
(-50.30mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1926
Aug 1988–Apr 1989
9-Month
27.35"
(694.69mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1983 1969
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1926
Jul 1988–Apr 1989
10-Month
30.13"
(765.30mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1969
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1926
Jun 1988–Apr 1989
11-Month
32.58"
(827.53mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1926
May 1988–Apr 1989
12-Month
35.44"
(900.18mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1926
Nov 1987–Apr 1989
18-Month
52.83"
(1,341.88mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1969, 1974
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1930
May 1987–Apr 1989
24-Month
75.87"
(1,927.10mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1987 1970
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1930
May 1986–Apr 1989
36-Month
113.53"
(2,883.66mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1987 1971
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1931
Ties: 1995
May 1985–Apr 1989
48-Month
150.28"
(3,817.11mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1988 1972
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1932
May 1984–Apr 1989
60-Month
185.26"
(4,705.60mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
2.54"
(64.51mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1988 1973
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/