Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, August 2004

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2004
1-Month
2.31"
(58.67mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
Jul–Aug 2004
2-Month
4.89"
(124.21mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
-2.77"
(-70.35mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Jun–Aug 2004
3-Month
6.75"
(171.45mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2014
May–Aug 2004
4-Month
9.21"
(233.93mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Apr–Aug 2004
5-Month
11.70"
(297.18mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1993 1957
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Mar–Aug 2004
6-Month
14.09"
(357.89mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1993 1957
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Feb–Aug 2004
7-Month
16.72"
(424.69mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1993 1957
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1963
Jan–Aug 2004
8-Month
18.72"
(475.49mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1978 1969
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1963
Dec 2003–Aug 2004
9-Month
22.35"
(567.69mm)
24.38"
(619.25mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1997 1969
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1944
Nov 2003–Aug 2004
10-Month
26.77"
(679.96mm)
27.76"
(705.10mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1999 1969
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1944
Ties: 1999
Oct 2003–Aug 2004
11-Month
30.90"
(784.86mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1999 1969
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1944
Ties: 1946
Sep 2003–Aug 2004
12-Month
34.70"
(881.38mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1997 1969
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1944
Mar 2003–Aug 2004
18-Month
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1997 1969
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1944
Sep 2002–Aug 2004
24-Month
76.04"
(1,931.42mm)
73.26"
(1,860.80mm)
2.78"
(70.62mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2000 1969
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1930
Sep 2001–Aug 2004
36-Month
111.20"
(2,824.48mm)
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1999 1974
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1931
Sep 2000–Aug 2004
48-Month
153.29"
(3,893.57mm)
146.33"
(3,716.78mm)
6.96"
(176.79mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2002 1972
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1932
Sep 1999–Aug 2004
60-Month
193.77"
(4,921.76mm)
182.81"
(4,643.37mm)
10.96"
(278.39mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2002 1976
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/