Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1896
1-Month
2.20"
(55.88mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-2.96"
(-75.18mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 1998
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1907
Apr–May 1896
2-Month
6.03"
(153.16mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-3.97"
(-100.84mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 1925
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1991
Mar–May 1896
3-Month
10.72"
(272.29mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
-4.23"
(-107.44mm)
26th Driest Driest to Date 1963
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1991
Ties: 1986
Feb–May 1896
4-Month
17.76"
(451.10mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1895 1925
72nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Jan–May 1896
5-Month
21.36"
(542.54mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
-3.36"
(-85.35mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1963
83rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Dec 1895–May 1896
6-Month
26.09"
(662.69mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
-4.11"
(-104.39mm)
40th Driest Driest to Date 2011
85th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Ties: 2009
Nov 1895–May 1896
7-Month
29.92"
(759.97mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-4.54"
(-115.31mm)
39th Driest Driest to Date 1963
86th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Oct 1895–May 1896
8-Month
32.59"
(827.79mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
-5.30"
(-134.62mm)
32nd Driest Driest to Date 1904
93rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Sep 1895–May 1896
9-Month
34.20"
(868.68mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-7.80"
(-198.12mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1904
100th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Aug 1895–May 1896
10-Month
39.34"
(999.24mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
-7.32"
(-185.92mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1925
103rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jul 1895–May 1896
11-Month
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
-6.87"
(-174.50mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1925
103rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jun 1895–May 1896
12-Month
52.60"
(1,336.04mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
-4.34"
(-110.24mm)
34th Driest Driest to Date 1925
91st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/