Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, December 2012

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2012
1-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2010 1933
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1943
Nov–Dec 2012
2-Month
4.44"
(112.78mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
-2.02"
(-51.30mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1998 1942
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1943
Oct–Dec 2012
3-Month
7.39"
(187.71mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
-3.46"
(-87.88mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1996 1950
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1936
Sep–Dec 2012
4-Month
14.64"
(371.86mm)
15.42"
(391.67mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2010 1996
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1925
Ties: 1970
Aug–Dec 2012
5-Month
19.16"
(486.66mm)
19.79"
(502.67mm)
-0.63"
(-16.01mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2010 1968
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1943
Jul–Dec 2012
6-Month
23.37"
(593.60mm)
23.08"
(586.23mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1968
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1943
Jun–Dec 2012
7-Month
26.25"
(666.75mm)
25.42"
(645.67mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2010 1968
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1943
May–Dec 2012
8-Month
28.88"
(733.55mm)
27.53"
(699.26mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2010 1968
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1943
Ties: 1958
Apr–Dec 2012
9-Month
29.93"
(760.22mm)
29.41"
(747.01mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2010 1968
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1925, 1943
Mar–Dec 2012
10-Month
31.75"
(806.45mm)
31.65"
(803.91mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1968
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1930
Feb–Dec 2012
11-Month
34.49"
(876.05mm)
33.97"
(862.84mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2010 1950
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1943
Ties: 1947
Jan–Dec 2012
12-Month
37.28"
(946.91mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2010 1950
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1928
Jul 2011–Dec 2012
18-Month
64.15"
(1,629.41mm)
59.67"
(1,515.62mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2011 1969
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1929
Jan 2011–Dec 2012
24-Month
76.02"
(1,930.91mm)
73.30"
(1,861.82mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2011 1969
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1929
Jan 2010–Dec 2012
36-Month
109.87"
(2,790.70mm)
109.84"
(2,789.94mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2011 1970
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1930
Jan 2009–Dec 2012
48-Month
145.08"
(3,685.03mm)
146.40"
(3,718.56mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2011 1975
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1931
Jan 2008–Dec 2012
60-Month
182.17"
(4,627.12mm)
182.88"
(4,645.15mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2011 1972
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/