Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, May 1993

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1993
1-Month
1.62"
(41.15mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1984 2010
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1944
Apr–May 1993
2-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1954 2022
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1998
Mar–May 1993
3-Month
4.60"
(116.84mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1974 2011
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1941
Feb–May 1993
4-Month
7.44"
(188.98mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1989 2014
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1929
Jan–May 1993
5-Month
11.19"
(284.23mm)
11.28"
(286.51mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1989 1969
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1929
Dec 1992–May 1993
6-Month
14.66"
(372.36mm)
14.38"
(365.25mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1989 1969
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1929
Ties: 2015
Nov 1992–May 1993
7-Month
19.20"
(487.68mm)
17.76"
(451.10mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1989 1969
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1929
Oct 1992–May 1993
8-Month
22.65"
(575.31mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1969
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1937
Sep 1992–May 1993
9-Month
26.65"
(676.91mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1989 1969
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1926
Aug 1992–May 1993
10-Month
31.14"
(790.96mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1989 1969
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1926
Jul 1992–May 1993
11-Month
34.01"
(863.85mm)
34.34"
(872.24mm)
-0.33"
(-8.39mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1989 1969
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1926
Jun 1992–May 1993
12-Month
36.61"
(929.89mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1989 1969
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1926
Dec 1991–May 1993
18-Month
53.83"
(1,367.28mm)
50.91"
(1,293.11mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1990 1969
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1929
Jun 1991–May 1993
24-Month
75.62"
(1,920.75mm)
73.19"
(1,859.03mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1990 1970
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1930
Jun 1990–May 1993
36-Month
115.90"
(2,943.86mm)
109.71"
(2,786.63mm)
6.19"
(157.23mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1991 1971
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1931
Jun 1989–May 1993
48-Month
155.00"
(3,937.00mm)
146.24"
(3,714.50mm)
8.76"
(222.50mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1992 1972
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1932
Jun 1988–May 1993
60-Month
190.36"
(4,835.14mm)
182.72"
(4,641.09mm)
7.64"
(194.05mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1990 1973
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/