Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 2003

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2003
1-Month
1.34"
(34.04mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1993 1932
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1977
Mar–Apr 2003
2-Month
3.26"
(82.80mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1997 2017
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1963
Feb–Apr 2003
3-Month
6.54"
(166.12mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2002 1950
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1964
Ties: 1934
Jan–Apr 2003
4-Month
9.16"
(232.66mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1998 1969
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1929
Ties: 1945
Dec 2002–Apr 2003
5-Month
12.06"
(306.32mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1999 1969
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1929
Nov 2002–Apr 2003
6-Month
16.51"
(419.35mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
0.87"
(22.09mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2002 1969
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1929
Oct 2002–Apr 2003
7-Month
22.23"
(564.64mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2002 1969
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1937
Sep 2002–Apr 2003
8-Month
27.48"
(697.99mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
2.89"
(73.40mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2002 1969
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
Aug 2002–Apr 2003
9-Month
32.73"
(831.34mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2002 1969
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
Jul 2002–Apr 2003
10-Month
35.56"
(903.22mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
3.34"
(84.83mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1969
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
Jun 2002–Apr 2003
11-Month
37.98"
(964.69mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1969
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
May 2002–Apr 2003
12-Month
40.26"
(1,022.60mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
3.57"
(90.67mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2002 1969
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
Nov 2001–Apr 2003
18-Month
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
2.32"
(58.92mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2002 1969, 1974
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1930
May 2001–Apr 2003
24-Month
74.80"
(1,899.92mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1999 1970
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1930
May 2000–Apr 2003
36-Month
117.42"
(2,982.47mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2000 1971
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1931
Ties: 2016
May 1999–Apr 2003
48-Month
158.13"
(4,016.50mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
11.90"
(302.26mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2002 1972
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1932
May 1998–Apr 2003
60-Month
196.60"
(4,993.64mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
13.88"
(352.55mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2002 1973
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/