Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, May 1969

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1969
1-Month
1.77"
(44.96mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1967 2010
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1944
Ties: 1949
Apr–May 1969
2-Month
2.96"
(75.18mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1954 2022
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1998
Mar–May 1969
3-Month
4.82"
(122.43mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1957 2011
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1941
Ties: 1978
Feb–May 1969
4-Month
6.16"
(156.46mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1950 2014
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1929
Jan–May 1969
5-Month
7.30"
(185.42mm)
11.28"
(286.51mm)
-3.98"
(-101.09mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1929
Dec 1968–May 1969
6-Month
8.95"
(227.33mm)
14.38"
(365.25mm)
-5.43"
(-137.92mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1929
Nov 1968–May 1969
7-Month
11.76"
(298.70mm)
17.76"
(451.10mm)
-6.00"
(-152.40mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1929
Oct 1968–May 1969
8-Month
14.78"
(375.41mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
-7.37"
(-187.20mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1937
Sep 1968–May 1969
9-Month
18.40"
(467.36mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-8.30"
(-210.82mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
Aug 1968–May 1969
10-Month
21.02"
(533.91mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
-10.05"
(-255.27mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
Jul 1968–May 1969
11-Month
23.17"
(588.52mm)
34.34"
(872.24mm)
-11.17"
(-283.72mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
Jun 1968–May 1969
12-Month
25.19"
(639.83mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
-11.49"
(-291.84mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1926
Dec 1967–May 1969
18-Month
40.18"
(1,020.57mm)
50.91"
(1,293.11mm)
-10.73"
(-272.54mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1929
Jun 1967–May 1969
24-Month
65.05"
(1,652.27mm)
73.19"
(1,859.03mm)
-8.14"
(-206.76mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1951 1970
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1930
Jun 1966–May 1969
36-Month
99.09"
(2,516.89mm)
109.71"
(2,786.63mm)
-10.62"
(-269.74mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1969 1971
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1931
Jun 1965–May 1969
48-Month
134.96"
(3,427.98mm)
146.24"
(3,714.50mm)
-11.28"
(-286.52mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1969 1972
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1932
Jun 1964–May 1969
60-Month
169.67"
(4,309.62mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
-13.05"
(-331.47mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1969 1973
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 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/