Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, August 2005

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2005
1-Month
4.05"
(102.87mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
Jul–Aug 2005
2-Month
7.89"
(200.41mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
0.23"
(5.85mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Ties: 1973
Jun–Aug 2005
3-Month
10.12"
(257.05mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2014
May–Aug 2005
4-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Apr–Aug 2005
5-Month
13.85"
(351.79mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Ties: 1989
Mar–Aug 2005
6-Month
16.39"
(416.31mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Feb–Aug 2005
7-Month
19.14"
(486.16mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1963
Jan–Aug 2005
8-Month
21.88"
(555.75mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2004 1969
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1963
Dec 2004–Aug 2005
9-Month
26.48"
(672.59mm)
24.38"
(619.25mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2004 1969
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1944
Ties: 2014
Nov 2004–Aug 2005
10-Month
31.35"
(796.29mm)
27.76"
(705.10mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2004 1969
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1944
Oct 2004–Aug 2005
11-Month
36.35"
(923.29mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2004 1969
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1944
Sep 2004–Aug 2005
12-Month
41.90"
(1,064.26mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2004 1969
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1944
Mar 2004–Aug 2005
18-Month
55.99"
(1,422.15mm)
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2004 1969
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1944
Sep 2003–Aug 2005
24-Month
76.60"
(1,945.64mm)
73.26"
(1,860.80mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2004 1969
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1930
Sep 2002–Aug 2005
36-Month
117.94"
(2,995.68mm)
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
8.11"
(206.00mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2004 1974
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1931
Sep 2001–Aug 2005
48-Month
153.10"
(3,888.74mm)
146.33"
(3,716.78mm)
6.77"
(171.96mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2002 1972
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1932
Sep 2000–Aug 2005
60-Month
195.19"
(4,957.83mm)
182.81"
(4,643.37mm)
12.38"
(314.46mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2004 1976
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 29, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/