Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, May 1931

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1931
1-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1930 2010
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1944
Apr–May 1931
2-Month
4.47"
(113.54mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1930 2022
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Mar–May 1931
3-Month
6.13"
(155.70mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1931 2011
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1941
Ties: 1967
Feb–May 1931
4-Month
8.80"
(223.52mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1927 2014
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1929
Jan–May 1931
5-Month
11.72"
(297.69mm)
11.28"
(286.51mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1969
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Dec 1930–May 1931
6-Month
16.35"
(415.29mm)
14.38"
(365.25mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1969
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Nov 1930–May 1931
7-Month
21.04"
(534.42mm)
17.76"
(451.10mm)
3.28"
(83.32mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1930 1969
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Oct 1930–May 1931
8-Month
24.70"
(627.38mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1930 1969
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1937
Sep 1930–May 1931
9-Month
29.50"
(749.30mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1930 1969
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1926
Aug 1930–May 1931
10-Month
35.62"
(904.75mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1930 1969
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1926
Jul 1930–May 1931
11-Month
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
34.34"
(872.24mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1969
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1926
Jun 1930–May 1931
12-Month
41.91"
(1,064.51mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1969
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1926
Dec 1929–May 1931
18-Month
55.07"
(1,398.78mm)
50.91"
(1,293.11mm)
4.16"
(105.67mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1928 1969
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1929
Jun 1929–May 1931
24-Month
81.15"
(2,061.21mm)
73.19"
(1,859.03mm)
7.96"
(202.18mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1928 1970
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1930
Jun 1928–May 1931
36-Month
126.66"
(3,217.16mm)
109.71"
(2,786.63mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1930 1971
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1931
Jun 1927–May 1931
48-Month
162.86"
(4,136.64mm)
146.24"
(3,714.50mm)
16.62"
(422.14mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1972
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1932
Jun 1926–May 1931
60-Month
197.84"
(5,025.14mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
15.12"
(384.05mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1931 1973
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/