Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Precipitation Rankings, September 1997

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1997
1-Month
4.60"
(116.84mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1996 1969
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1925
Aug–Sep 1997
2-Month
9.43"
(239.52mm)
8.95"
(227.33mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1996 1941
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2012
Jul–Sep 1997
3-Month
12.53"
(318.26mm)
12.23"
(310.64mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1996 1968
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2012
Jun–Sep 1997
4-Month
14.43"
(366.52mm)
14.57"
(370.08mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1996 1968
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2012
May–Sep 1997
5-Month
16.28"
(413.51mm)
16.68"
(423.67mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1996 1969
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2012
Apr–Sep 1997
6-Month
17.95"
(455.93mm)
18.57"
(471.68mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1996 1969
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1961
Mar–Sep 1997
7-Month
19.24"
(488.70mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1996 1969
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 2009
Feb–Sep 1997
8-Month
22.35"
(567.69mm)
23.12"
(587.25mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1993 1969
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1928
Jan–Sep 1997
9-Month
24.72"
(627.89mm)
25.85"
(656.59mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1969
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1928
Dec 1996–Sep 1997
10-Month
26.59"
(675.39mm)
28.92"
(734.57mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1996 1969
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Nov 1996–Sep 1997
11-Month
28.78"
(731.01mm)
32.29"
(820.17mm)
-3.51"
(-89.16mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1996 1969
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1944
Oct 1996–Sep 1997
12-Month
31.82"
(808.23mm)
36.68"
(931.67mm)
-4.86"
(-123.44mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1996 1969
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1944
Apr 1996–Sep 1997
18-Month
48.48"
(1,231.39mm)
55.22"
(1,402.59mm)
-6.74"
(-171.20mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1978 1969
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1944
Oct 1995–Sep 1997
24-Month
63.47"
(1,612.14mm)
73.25"
(1,860.55mm)
-9.78"
(-248.41mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1974 1969
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1930
Oct 1994–Sep 1997
36-Month
100.59"
(2,554.99mm)
109.82"
(2,789.43mm)
-9.23"
(-234.44mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1978 1974
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1930
Oct 1993–Sep 1997
48-Month
140.61"
(3,571.49mm)
146.31"
(3,716.27mm)
-5.70"
(-144.78mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1969
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1932
Oct 1992–Sep 1997
60-Month
177.53"
(4,509.26mm)
182.77"
(4,642.36mm)
-5.24"
(-133.10mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1972
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1932

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/