Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, August 1960

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1960
1-Month
4.10"
(104.14mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1957 1941
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jul–Aug 1960
2-Month
8.53"
(216.66mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1998
Jun–Aug 1960
3-Month
10.70"
(271.78mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2014
May–Aug 1960
4-Month
12.46"
(316.48mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1998
Apr–Aug 1960
5-Month
14.34"
(364.24mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1998
Mar–Aug 1960
6-Month
15.97"
(405.64mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1998
Feb–Aug 1960
7-Month
17.87"
(453.90mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1963
Jan–Aug 1960
8-Month
21.17"
(537.72mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1957 1969
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1963
Dec 1959–Aug 1960
9-Month
24.68"
(626.87mm)
24.38"
(619.25mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1959 1969
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1944
Nov 1959–Aug 1960
10-Month
28.48"
(723.39mm)
27.76"
(705.10mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1959 1969
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1944
Oct 1959–Aug 1960
11-Month
31.98"
(812.29mm)
32.15"
(816.61mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1958 1969
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1944
Sep 1959–Aug 1960
12-Month
35.16"
(893.06mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1957 1969
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1944
Ties: 2002
Mar 1959–Aug 1960
18-Month
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1958 1969
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1944
Sep 1958–Aug 1960
24-Month
71.28"
(1,810.51mm)
73.26"
(1,860.80mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1958 1969
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1930
Sep 1957–Aug 1960
36-Month
108.02"
(2,743.71mm)
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1959 1974
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1931
Sep 1956–Aug 1960
48-Month
138.95"
(3,529.33mm)
146.33"
(3,716.78mm)
-7.38"
(-187.45mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1959 1972
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1932
Sep 1955–Aug 1960
60-Month
173.00"
(4,394.20mm)
182.81"
(4,643.37mm)
-9.81"
(-249.17mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1954 1976
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 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/