Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, May 1926

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1926
1-Month
2.27"
(57.66mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1925 2010
36th Wettest Wettest to Date 1944
Ties: 1940, 1992, 2001
Apr–May 1926
2-Month
4.91"
(124.71mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1925 2022
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Mar–May 1926
3-Month
8.13"
(206.50mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1925 2011
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Ties: 1963
Feb–May 1926
4-Month
9.96"
(252.98mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1925 2014
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jan–May 1926
5-Month
14.37"
(365.00mm)
11.28"
(286.51mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1925 1969
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Dec 1925–May 1926
6-Month
18.11"
(459.99mm)
14.38"
(365.25mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1926 1969
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Nov 1925–May 1926
7-Month
22.98"
(583.69mm)
17.76"
(451.10mm)
5.22"
(132.59mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1926 1969
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Oct 1925–May 1926
8-Month
28.88"
(733.55mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
6.73"
(170.94mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1926 1969
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1937
Sep 1925–May 1926
9-Month
36.42"
(925.07mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
9.72"
(246.89mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1926 1969
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1926
Aug 1925–May 1926
10-Month
39.97"
(1,015.24mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1926 1969
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1926
Jul 1925–May 1926
11-Month
43.28"
(1,099.31mm)
34.34"
(872.24mm)
8.94"
(227.07mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1926 1969
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1926
Jun 1925–May 1926
12-Month
45.82"
(1,163.83mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
9.14"
(232.16mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1926 1969
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1926

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/