Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, January 1996

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1996
1-Month
1.52"
(38.61mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1974 1969
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1949
Dec 1995–Jan 1996
2-Month
3.51"
(89.15mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
-2.31"
(-58.68mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1974 1969
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1944
Nov 1995–Jan 1996
3-Month
5.24"
(133.10mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
-3.96"
(-100.58mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1996
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1937
Oct 1995–Jan 1996
4-Month
8.63"
(219.20mm)
13.58"
(344.93mm)
-4.95"
(-125.73mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1937
Sep 1995–Jan 1996
5-Month
13.72"
(348.49mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-4.42"
(-112.27mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1974 1969
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1926
Aug 1995–Jan 1996
6-Month
17.21"
(437.13mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-5.30"
(-134.62mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1926
Jul 1995–Jan 1996
7-Month
20.25"
(514.35mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
-5.53"
(-140.46mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1978 1969
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1926
Jun 1995–Jan 1996
8-Month
22.88"
(581.15mm)
28.12"
(714.25mm)
-5.24"
(-133.10mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1978 1969
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1926
May 1995–Jan 1996
9-Month
25.39"
(644.91mm)
30.24"
(768.10mm)
-4.85"
(-123.19mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1978 1969
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1926
Apr 1995–Jan 1996
10-Month
27.30"
(693.42mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
-4.83"
(-122.68mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1974 1969
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1926
Mar 1995–Jan 1996
11-Month
29.09"
(738.89mm)
34.35"
(872.49mm)
-5.26"
(-133.60mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1974 1969
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1926
Feb 1995–Jan 1996
12-Month
31.05"
(788.67mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
-5.63"
(-143.00mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1974 1969
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1929
Aug 1994–Jan 1996
18-Month
54.86"
(1,393.44mm)
59.05"
(1,499.87mm)
-4.19"
(-106.43mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1984 1970
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1945
Ties: 1958
Feb 1994–Jan 1996
24-Month
69.26"
(1,759.20mm)
73.21"
(1,859.53mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1985 1970
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1930
Feb 1993–Jan 1996
36-Month
107.48"
(2,729.99mm)
109.73"
(2,787.14mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1986 1971
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1931
Feb 1992–Jan 1996
48-Month
146.18"
(3,712.97mm)
146.28"
(3,715.51mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1987 1976
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1932
Feb 1991–Jan 1996
60-Month
185.89"
(4,721.61mm)
182.80"
(4,643.12mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1988 1973
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/