Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 2002

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2002
1-Month
1.88"
(47.75mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2000 1932
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1977
Ties: 1927, 1938, 1960
Mar–Apr 2002
2-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1997 2017
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1963
Feb–Apr 2002
3-Month
5.84"
(148.34mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1995 1950
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1964
Jan–Apr 2002
4-Month
9.42"
(239.27mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1999 1969
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1929
Ties: 1999
Dec 2001–Apr 2002
5-Month
12.29"
(312.17mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
0.03"
(0.77mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1999 1969
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1929
Ties: 1979
Nov 2001–Apr 2002
6-Month
14.25"
(361.95mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1999 1969
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1929
Oct 2001–Apr 2002
7-Month
18.44"
(468.38mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1999 1969
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1937
Sep 2001–Apr 2002
8-Month
22.38"
(568.45mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
-2.21"
(-56.14mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1999 1969
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
Aug 2001–Apr 2002
9-Month
26.34"
(669.04mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-2.62"
(-66.54mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1997 1969
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
Jul 2001–Apr 2002
10-Month
30.72"
(780.29mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1997 1969
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
Jun 2001–Apr 2002
11-Month
32.27"
(819.66mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1997 1969
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
May 2001–Apr 2002
12-Month
34.54"
(877.32mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1997 1969
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
Nov 2000–Apr 2002
18-Month
54.25"
(1,377.95mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1999 1969, 1974
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1930
May 2000–Apr 2002
24-Month
77.16"
(1,959.86mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1999 1970
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1930
May 1999–Apr 2002
36-Month
117.87"
(2,993.90mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
8.17"
(207.52mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2000 1971
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1931
May 1998–Apr 2002
48-Month
156.34"
(3,971.04mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
10.11"
(256.80mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2000 1972
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1932
May 1997–Apr 2002
60-Month
191.20"
(4,856.48mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
8.48"
(215.39mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2001 1973
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/