Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, August 2006

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2006
1-Month
6.04"
(153.42mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2005 1941
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2018
Jul–Aug 2006
2-Month
9.18"
(233.17mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2005 1977
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Jun–Aug 2006
3-Month
12.21"
(310.13mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2005 1957
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2014
May–Aug 2006
4-Month
14.04"
(356.62mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
1.93"
(49.03mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2005 1957
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Apr–Aug 2006
5-Month
16.89"
(429.01mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2005 1957
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Mar–Aug 2006
6-Month
18.28"
(464.31mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2005 1957
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Feb–Aug 2006
7-Month
20.84"
(529.34mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2005 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1963
Jan–Aug 2006
8-Month
22.46"
(570.48mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2005 1969
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1963
Dec 2005–Aug 2006
9-Month
26.07"
(662.18mm)
24.38"
(619.25mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2004 1969
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1944
Nov 2005–Aug 2006
10-Month
30.49"
(774.45mm)
27.76"
(705.10mm)
2.73"
(69.35mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2004 1969
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1944
Oct 2005–Aug 2006
11-Month
34.44"
(874.78mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2004 1969
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1944
Sep 2005–Aug 2006
12-Month
40.94"
(1,039.88mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2004 1969
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1944
Mar 2005–Aug 2006
18-Month
57.33"
(1,456.18mm)
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2005 1969
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1944
Sep 2004–Aug 2006
24-Month
82.84"
(2,104.14mm)
73.26"
(1,860.80mm)
9.58"
(243.34mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2005 1969
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1930
Sep 2003–Aug 2006
36-Month
117.54"
(2,985.52mm)
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
7.71"
(195.84mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2004 1974
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1931
Sep 2002–Aug 2006
48-Month
158.88"
(4,035.55mm)
146.33"
(3,716.78mm)
12.55"
(318.77mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2005 1972
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1932
Sep 2001–Aug 2006
60-Month
194.04"
(4,928.62mm)
182.81"
(4,643.37mm)
11.23"
(285.25mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2004 1976
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/