Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, May 1944

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1944
1-Month
3.39"
(86.11mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
1.28"
(32.52mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1943 2010
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1944
Apr–May 1944
2-Month
4.56"
(115.82mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1943 2022
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1998
Ties: 1946
Mar–May 1944
3-Month
7.45"
(189.23mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Feb–May 1944
4-Month
10.01"
(254.25mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1943 2014
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1929
Jan–May 1944
5-Month
13.12"
(333.25mm)
11.28"
(286.51mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1929
Ties: 1992
Dec 1943–May 1944
6-Month
18.71"
(475.23mm)
14.38"
(365.25mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1929
Nov 1943–May 1944
7-Month
23.39"
(594.11mm)
17.76"
(451.10mm)
5.63"
(143.01mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Oct 1943–May 1944
8-Month
27.82"
(706.63mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1937
Sep 1943–May 1944
9-Month
33.68"
(855.47mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
6.98"
(177.29mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1926
Aug 1943–May 1944
10-Month
39.10"
(993.14mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1926
Jul 1943–May 1944
11-Month
43.16"
(1,096.26mm)
34.34"
(872.24mm)
8.82"
(224.02mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1926
Jun 1943–May 1944
12-Month
45.06"
(1,144.52mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
8.38"
(212.85mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1926
Dec 1942–May 1944
18-Month
57.30"
(1,455.42mm)
50.91"
(1,293.11mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1929
Jun 1942–May 1944
24-Month
79.82"
(2,027.43mm)
73.19"
(1,859.03mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1943 1970
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1930
Jun 1941–May 1944
36-Month
112.28"
(2,851.91mm)
109.71"
(2,786.63mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1943 1971
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1931
Jun 1940–May 1944
48-Month
150.49"
(3,822.45mm)
146.24"
(3,714.50mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1943 1972
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1932
Jun 1939–May 1944
60-Month
189.20"
(4,805.68mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1943 1973
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1932
Ties: 1946

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/