Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, January 2002

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2002
1-Month
3.58"
(90.93mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2000 1969
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1949
Dec 2001–Jan 2002
2-Month
6.45"
(163.83mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1999 1969
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1944
Nov 2001–Jan 2002
3-Month
8.41"
(213.61mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1999 1996
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1937
Ties: 1934
Oct 2001–Jan 2002
4-Month
12.60"
(320.04mm)
13.58"
(344.93mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1999 1969
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1937
Sep 2001–Jan 2002
5-Month
16.54"
(420.12mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1999 1969
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
Aug 2001–Jan 2002
6-Month
20.50"
(520.70mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1997 1969
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
Jul 2001–Jan 2002
7-Month
24.88"
(631.95mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1969
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
Jun 2001–Jan 2002
8-Month
26.43"
(671.32mm)
28.12"
(714.25mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1997 1969
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
May 2001–Jan 2002
9-Month
28.70"
(728.98mm)
30.24"
(768.10mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1997 1969
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
Apr 2001–Jan 2002
10-Month
31.04"
(788.42mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1998 1969
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
Mar 2001–Jan 2002
11-Month
33.51"
(851.15mm)
34.35"
(872.49mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1998 1969
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
Feb 2001–Jan 2002
12-Month
36.54"
(928.12mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1998 1969
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1929
Ties: 1971
Aug 2000–Jan 2002
18-Month
63.28"
(1,607.31mm)
59.05"
(1,499.87mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2000 1970
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1945
Feb 2000–Jan 2002
24-Month
77.62"
(1,971.55mm)
73.21"
(1,859.53mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1999 1970
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1930
Feb 1999–Jan 2002
36-Month
118.31"
(3,005.07mm)
109.73"
(2,787.14mm)
8.58"
(217.93mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2000 1971
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1931
Feb 1998–Jan 2002
48-Month
156.38"
(3,972.05mm)
146.28"
(3,715.51mm)
10.10"
(256.54mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2001 1976
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1932
Feb 1997–Jan 2002
60-Month
191.43"
(4,862.32mm)
182.80"
(4,643.12mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2001 1973
22nd 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 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/