Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, May 1937

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1937
1-Month
1.96"
(49.78mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1932 2010
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1944
Ties: 1953
Apr–May 1937
2-Month
4.29"
(108.97mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1936 2022
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1998
Ties: 1989, 1994, 2019
Mar–May 1937
3-Month
5.76"
(146.30mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1933 2011
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1941
Feb–May 1937
4-Month
7.60"
(193.04mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1933 2014
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1929
Jan–May 1937
5-Month
11.94"
(303.28mm)
11.28"
(286.51mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1936 1969
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1929
Dec 1936–May 1937
6-Month
15.21"
(386.33mm)
14.38"
(365.25mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1936 1969
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1929
Nov 1936–May 1937
7-Month
21.48"
(545.59mm)
17.76"
(451.10mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1969
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Oct 1936–May 1937
8-Month
28.93"
(734.82mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
6.78"
(172.21mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1936 1969
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1937
Sep 1936–May 1937
9-Month
32.42"
(823.47mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
5.72"
(145.29mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1936 1969
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1926
Aug 1936–May 1937
10-Month
36.10"
(916.94mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1969
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1926
Jul 1936–May 1937
11-Month
39.27"
(997.46mm)
34.34"
(872.24mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1936 1969
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1926
Jun 1936–May 1937
12-Month
40.51"
(1,028.95mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1936 1969
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1926
Dec 1935–May 1937
18-Month
53.15"
(1,350.01mm)
50.91"
(1,293.11mm)
2.24"
(56.90mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1935 1969
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1929
Ties: 1987
Jun 1935–May 1937
24-Month
76.82"
(1,951.23mm)
73.19"
(1,859.03mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1936 1970
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1930
Jun 1934–May 1937
36-Month
113.98"
(2,895.09mm)
109.71"
(2,786.63mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1936 1971
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1931
Jun 1933–May 1937
48-Month
146.35"
(3,717.29mm)
146.24"
(3,714.50mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1936 1972
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1932
Jun 1932–May 1937
60-Month
182.23"
(4,628.64mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1936 1973
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/