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Louisiana, Climate Division 3. Northeast

Precipitation Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
6.75"
(171.45mm)
5.72"
(145.29mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1971 2007
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2016
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
9.23"
(234.44mm)
10.66"
(270.76mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1970 1918
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2016
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
18.43"
(468.12mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
2.49"
(63.24mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1971 1986
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1946
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
27.06"
(687.32mm)
21.61"
(548.89mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1971 1986
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1932
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
29.80"
(756.92mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Ties: 1989
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
30.60"
(777.24mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
34.38"
(873.25mm)
31.87"
(809.50mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
37.53"
(953.26mm)
35.20"
(894.08mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
42.53"
(1,080.26mm)
39.60"
(1,005.84mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1971 1925
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Ties: 1995
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
45.21"
(1,148.33mm)
43.47"
(1,104.14mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1971 1925
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
52.74"
(1,339.60mm)
48.37"
(1,228.60mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Ties: 2001
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
55.84"
(1,418.34mm)
53.72"
(1,364.49mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1971 1925
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
83.62"
(2,123.95mm)
82.84"
(2,104.14mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1984
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
107.12"
(2,720.85mm)
107.44"
(2,728.98mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1984
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
149.32"
(3,792.73mm)
161.22"
(4,094.99mm)
-11.90"
(-302.26mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1976
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
209.51"
(5,321.55mm)
214.84"
(5,456.94mm)
-5.33"
(-135.39mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1976
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
263.78"
(6,700.01mm)
268.22"
(6,812.79mm)
-4.44"
(-112.78mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1919
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 6, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/