Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, April 2012

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2012
1-Month
1.05"
(26.67mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1954 1932
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1977
Mar–Apr 2012
2-Month
2.87"
(72.90mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 2011 2017
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1963
Feb–Apr 2012
3-Month
5.61"
(142.49mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-0.83"
(-21.09mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2011 1950
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1964
Jan–Apr 2012
4-Month
8.40"
(213.36mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2011 1969
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1929
Dec 2011–Apr 2012
5-Month
13.06"
(331.72mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2011 1969
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1929
Nov 2011–Apr 2012
6-Month
16.34"
(415.04mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2011 1969
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1929
Oct 2011–Apr 2012
7-Month
20.50"
(520.70mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2011 1969
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1937
Sep 2011–Apr 2012
8-Month
25.51"
(647.95mm)
24.59"
(624.59mm)
0.92"
(23.36mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1969
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1926
Ties: 2009
Aug 2011–Apr 2012
9-Month
31.57"
(801.88mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
2.61"
(66.30mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2011 1969
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1926
Jul 2011–Apr 2012
10-Month
35.27"
(895.86mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2011 1969
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1926
Jun 2011–Apr 2012
11-Month
37.85"
(961.39mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2011 1969
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1926
May 2011–Apr 2012
12-Month
39.24"
(996.70mm)
36.69"
(931.93mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1969
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1926
Nov 2010–Apr 2012
18-Month
53.28"
(1,353.31mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2011 1969, 1974
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1930
May 2010–Apr 2012
24-Month
73.06"
(1,855.72mm)
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2011 1970
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1930
May 2009–Apr 2012
36-Month
105.41"
(2,677.41mm)
109.70"
(2,786.38mm)
-4.29"
(-108.97mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2011 1971
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1931
May 2008–Apr 2012
48-Month
143.10"
(3,634.74mm)
146.23"
(3,714.24mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2011 1972
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1932
May 2007–Apr 2012
60-Month
179.48"
(4,558.79mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2011 1973
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/