Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, October 1948

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1948
1-Month
5.38"
(136.65mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
0.99"
(25.14mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1947 2016
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1936
Sep–Oct 1948
2-Month
10.47"
(265.94mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1947 1984
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1925
Aug–Oct 1948
3-Month
14.18"
(360.17mm)
13.33"
(338.58mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1945
Jul–Oct 1948
4-Month
18.60"
(472.44mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1947 1968
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1961
Ties: 1930
Jun–Oct 1948
5-Month
20.40"
(518.16mm)
18.96"
(481.58mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1947 1968
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1961
May–Oct 1948
6-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1947 1968
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1961
Apr–Oct 1948
7-Month
23.12"
(587.25mm)
22.95"
(582.93mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1947 1969
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1961
Mar–Oct 1948
8-Month
25.59"
(649.99mm)
25.19"
(639.83mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1961
Feb–Oct 1948
9-Month
27.11"
(688.59mm)
27.51"
(698.75mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1941 1969
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1929
Jan–Oct 1948
10-Month
30.91"
(785.11mm)
30.24"
(768.10mm)
0.67"
(17.01mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1969
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1929
Dec 1947–Oct 1948
11-Month
33.92"
(861.57mm)
33.28"
(845.31mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1969
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1929
Nov 1947–Oct 1948
12-Month
37.97"
(964.44mm)
36.66"
(931.16mm)
1.31"
(33.28mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1947 1969
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1929
May 1947–Oct 1948
18-Month
58.95"
(1,497.33mm)
57.70"
(1,465.58mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1947 1969
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1929
Nov 1946–Oct 1948
24-Month
74.83"
(1,900.68mm)
73.23"
(1,860.04mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1947 1969
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1929
Nov 1945–Oct 1948
36-Month
109.20"
(2,773.68mm)
109.80"
(2,788.92mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1943 1974
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1931
Nov 1944–Oct 1948
48-Month
149.25"
(3,790.95mm)
146.28"
(3,715.51mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1943 1969
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1932
Nov 1943–Oct 1948
60-Month
193.55"
(4,916.17mm)
182.71"
(4,640.83mm)
10.84"
(275.34mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1947 1976
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 5, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/