Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1895

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1895
1-Month
5.22"
(132.59mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
71st Driest Driest to Date 1998
55th Wettest Wettest to Date 1907
Apr–May 1895
2-Month
7.63"
(193.80mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
42nd Driest Driest to Date 1925
84th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Mar–May 1895
3-Month
12.86"
(326.64mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
51st Driest Driest to Date 1963
75th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Feb–May 1895
4-Month
16.29"
(413.77mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-3.29"
(-83.56mm)
39th Driest Driest to Date 1925
87th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Jan–May 1895
5-Month
20.77"
(527.56mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
36th Driest Driest to Date 1963
90th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/