Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, August 2009

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2009
1-Month
4.66"
(118.36mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2008 1941
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2018
Jul–Aug 2009
2-Month
7.32"
(185.93mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1998
Jun–Aug 2009
3-Month
9.52"
(241.81mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2014
May–Aug 2009
4-Month
11.06"
(280.92mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1998
Apr–Aug 2009
5-Month
12.57"
(319.28mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1998
Mar–Aug 2009
6-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1998
Feb–Aug 2009
7-Month
17.80"
(452.12mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1963
Jan–Aug 2009
8-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2007 1969
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1963
Dec 2008–Aug 2009
9-Month
24.29"
(616.97mm)
24.38"
(619.25mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2007 1969
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1944
Nov 2008–Aug 2009
10-Month
27.13"
(689.10mm)
27.76"
(705.10mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2007 1969
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1944
Oct 2008–Aug 2009
11-Month
32.18"
(817.37mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2007 1969
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1944
Sep 2008–Aug 2009
12-Month
36.57"
(928.88mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2007 1969
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1944
Mar 2008–Aug 2009
18-Month
53.89"
(1,368.81mm)
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1944
Sep 2007–Aug 2009
24-Month
74.77"
(1,899.16mm)
73.26"
(1,860.80mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2008 1969
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1930
Sep 2006–Aug 2009
36-Month
109.28"
(2,775.71mm)
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1999 1974
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1931
Sep 2005–Aug 2009
48-Month
150.22"
(3,815.59mm)
146.33"
(3,716.78mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2000 1972
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1932
Sep 2004–Aug 2009
60-Month
192.12"
(4,879.85mm)
182.81"
(4,643.37mm)
9.31"
(236.48mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2008 1976
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/