Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 2009

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2009
1-Month
1.51"
(38.35mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.38"
(-9.66mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1932
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1977
Ties: 1928, 1989
Mar–Apr 2009
2-Month
4.08"
(103.63mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2007 2017
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1963
Feb–Apr 2009
3-Month
6.74"
(171.20mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1950
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1964
Jan–Apr 2009
4-Month
10.79"
(274.07mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1929
Dec 2008–Apr 2009
5-Month
13.23"
(336.04mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1929
Nov 2008–Apr 2009
6-Month
16.07"
(408.18mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2007 1969
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1929
Oct 2008–Apr 2009
7-Month
21.12"
(536.45mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1937
Sep 2008–Apr 2009
8-Month
25.51"
(647.95mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
0.92"
(23.36mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1969
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1926
Ties: 2012
Aug 2008–Apr 2009
9-Month
28.56"
(725.42mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2002 1969
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1926
Jul 2008–Apr 2009
10-Month
33.11"
(840.99mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1926
Jun 2008–Apr 2009
11-Month
35.74"
(907.80mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1926
May 2008–Apr 2009
12-Month
37.69"
(957.33mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1926
Nov 2007–Apr 2009
18-Month
53.96"
(1,370.58mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
1.77"
(44.95mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2008 1969, 1974
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1930
May 2007–Apr 2009
24-Month
74.07"
(1,881.38mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1999 1970
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1930
May 2006–Apr 2009
36-Month
112.26"
(2,851.40mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1999 1971
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1931
May 2005–Apr 2009
48-Month
151.46"
(3,847.08mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2000 1972
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1932
May 2004–Apr 2009
60-Month
190.27"
(4,832.86mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
7.55"
(191.77mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2001 1973
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/