Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1916
1-Month
8.22"
(208.79mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
3.06"
(77.73mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1915 1998
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1907
Apr–May 1916
2-Month
11.55"
(293.37mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1915 1925
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1991
Mar–May 1916
3-Month
12.85"
(326.39mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1915 1963
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1991
Feb–May 1916
4-Month
14.25"
(361.95mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-5.33"
(-135.38mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1904 1925
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1991
Jan–May 1916
5-Month
21.31"
(541.27mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
-3.41"
(-86.62mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1963
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1991
Dec 1915–May 1916
6-Month
25.96"
(659.38mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
-4.24"
(-107.70mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1914 2011
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1991
Nov 1915–May 1916
7-Month
28.91"
(734.31mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-5.55"
(-140.97mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1914 1963
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1991
Oct 1915–May 1916
8-Month
32.89"
(835.41mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
-5.00"
(-127.00mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1914 1904
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Sep 1915–May 1916
9-Month
35.76"
(908.30mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-6.24"
(-158.50mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1911 1904
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Aug 1915–May 1916
10-Month
42.71"
(1,084.83mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1911 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Jul 1915–May 1916
11-Month
48.41"
(1,229.61mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
-3.93"
(-99.83mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1911 1925
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Jun 1915–May 1916
12-Month
51.38"
(1,305.05mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
-5.56"
(-141.23mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1911 1925
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Dec 1914–May 1916
18-Month
79.21"
(2,011.93mm)
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
-8.08"
(-205.24mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1915 1925
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1992
Jun 1914–May 1916
24-Month
104.26"
(2,648.20mm)
114.02"
(2,896.11mm)
-9.76"
(-247.91mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1991
Jun 1913–May 1916
36-Month
163.48"
(4,152.39mm)
171.14"
(4,346.96mm)
-7.66"
(-194.57mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1975
Jun 1912–May 1916
48-Month
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
228.16"
(5,795.26mm)
-5.09"
(-129.28mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1912 1918
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1993
Jun 1911–May 1916
60-Month
293.35"
(7,451.09mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
8.38"
(212.85mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1918
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/