Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1917
1-Month
1.42"
(36.07mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-3.74"
(-94.99mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1998
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1907
Apr–May 1917
2-Month
6.22"
(157.99mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-3.78"
(-96.01mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1906 1925
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Mar–May 1917
3-Month
9.81"
(249.17mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
-5.14"
(-130.56mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1915 1963
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Feb–May 1917
4-Month
14.26"
(362.20mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-5.32"
(-135.13mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1916 1925
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1991
Jan–May 1917
5-Month
19.86"
(504.44mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
-4.86"
(-123.45mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1911 1963
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Dec 1916–May 1917
6-Month
24.69"
(627.13mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
-5.51"
(-139.95mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1911 2011
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Nov 1916–May 1917
7-Month
25.97"
(659.64mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-8.49"
(-215.64mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1911 1963
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Oct 1916–May 1917
8-Month
29.39"
(746.51mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
-8.50"
(-215.90mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1911 1904
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Sep 1916–May 1917
9-Month
32.03"
(813.56mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-9.97"
(-253.24mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1911 1904
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Aug 1916–May 1917
10-Month
36.37"
(923.80mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
-10.29"
(-261.36mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1911 1925
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Jul 1916–May 1917
11-Month
43.86"
(1,114.04mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
-8.48"
(-215.40mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1911 1925
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Jun 1916–May 1917
12-Month
47.86"
(1,215.64mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
-9.08"
(-230.64mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1904 1925
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Dec 1915–May 1917
18-Month
73.82"
(1,875.03mm)
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
-13.47"
(-342.14mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1911 1925
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1992
Jun 1915–May 1917
24-Month
99.24"
(2,520.70mm)
114.02"
(2,896.11mm)
-14.78"
(-375.41mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Jun 1914–May 1917
36-Month
152.12"
(3,863.85mm)
171.14"
(4,346.96mm)
-19.02"
(-483.11mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1975
Jun 1913–May 1917
48-Month
211.34"
(5,368.04mm)
228.16"
(5,795.26mm)
-16.82"
(-427.22mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1993
Jun 1912–May 1917
60-Month
270.93"
(6,881.62mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
-14.04"
(-356.62mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 31, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/