Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, January 2009

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2009
1-Month
4.05"
(102.87mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1949
Dec 2008–Jan 2009
2-Month
6.49"
(164.85mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1944
Nov 2008–Jan 2009
3-Month
9.33"
(236.98mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2008 1996
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1937
Oct 2008–Jan 2009
4-Month
14.38"
(365.25mm)
13.58"
(344.93mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1937
Sep 2008–Jan 2009
5-Month
18.77"
(476.76mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1926
Aug 2008–Jan 2009
6-Month
21.82"
(554.23mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1926
Jul 2008–Jan 2009
7-Month
26.37"
(669.80mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1926
Jun 2008–Jan 2009
8-Month
29.00"
(736.60mm)
28.12"
(714.25mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1926
May 2008–Jan 2009
9-Month
30.95"
(786.13mm)
30.24"
(768.10mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1926
Apr 2008–Jan 2009
10-Month
33.46"
(849.88mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1926
Mar 2008–Jan 2009
11-Month
36.09"
(916.69mm)
34.35"
(872.49mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1926
Feb 2008–Jan 2009
12-Month
38.32"
(973.33mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1929
Aug 2007–Jan 2009
18-Month
59.97"
(1,523.24mm)
59.05"
(1,499.87mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2008 1970
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1945
Feb 2007–Jan 2009
24-Month
71.94"
(1,827.28mm)
73.21"
(1,859.53mm)
-1.27"
(-32.25mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1998 1970
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1930
Ties: 1953
Feb 2006–Jan 2009
36-Month
112.32"
(2,852.93mm)
109.73"
(2,787.14mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1999 1971
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1931
Feb 2005–Jan 2009
48-Month
151.56"
(3,849.62mm)
146.29"
(3,715.77mm)
5.27"
(133.85mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2000 1976
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1932
Feb 2004–Jan 2009
60-Month
191.04"
(4,852.42mm)
182.80"
(4,643.12mm)
8.24"
(209.30mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2001 1973
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/