Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, August 1989

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1989
1-Month
4.02"
(102.11mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1987 1941
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2018
Jul–Aug 1989
2-Month
6.85"
(173.99mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1998
Ties: 1936
Jun–Aug 1989
3-Month
9.56"
(242.82mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1987 1957
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2014
May–Aug 1989
4-Month
12.34"
(313.44mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
0.23"
(5.85mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1957
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1998
Apr–Aug 1989
5-Month
13.85"
(351.79mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1957
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1998
Ties: 2005
Mar–Aug 1989
6-Month
14.87"
(377.70mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1987 1957
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1998
Feb–Aug 1989
7-Month
16.51"
(419.35mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1963
Jan–Aug 1989
8-Month
19.58"
(497.33mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1969
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1963
Dec 1988–Aug 1989
9-Month
23.79"
(604.27mm)
24.38"
(619.25mm)
-0.59"
(-14.98mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1944
Nov 1988–Aug 1989
10-Month
26.87"
(682.50mm)
27.76"
(705.10mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1944
Oct 1988–Aug 1989
11-Month
31.49"
(799.85mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1986 1969
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1944
Sep 1988–Aug 1989
12-Month
34.95"
(887.73mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1944
Mar 1988–Aug 1989
18-Month
52.72"
(1,339.09mm)
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1987 1969
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1944
Sep 1987–Aug 1989
24-Month
76.65"
(1,946.91mm)
73.26"
(1,860.80mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1987 1969
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1930
Sep 1986–Aug 1989
36-Month
114.35"
(2,904.49mm)
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1987 1974
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1931
Sep 1985–Aug 1989
48-Month
150.89"
(3,832.61mm)
146.33"
(3,716.78mm)
4.56"
(115.83mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1988 1972
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1932
Sep 1984–Aug 1989
60-Month
185.69"
(4,716.53mm)
182.81"
(4,643.37mm)
2.88"
(73.16mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1988 1976
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/