Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1923

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1923
1-Month
7.72"
(196.09mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
2.56"
(65.03mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1922 1998
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1907
Ties: 1935
Apr–May 1923
2-Month
14.92"
(378.97mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
4.92"
(124.97mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1922 1925
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1991
Mar–May 1923
3-Month
21.43"
(544.32mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1922 1963
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1991
Feb–May 1923
4-Month
27.56"
(700.02mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
7.98"
(202.69mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1922 1925
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1991
Jan–May 1923
5-Month
31.72"
(805.69mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1921 1963
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1991
Dec 1922–May 1923
6-Month
38.16"
(969.26mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
7.96"
(202.18mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1922 2011
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1991
Nov 1922–May 1923
7-Month
42.23"
(1,072.64mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1922 1963
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1991
Oct 1922–May 1923
8-Month
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1922 1904
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1983
Sep 1922–May 1923
9-Month
47.76"
(1,213.10mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
5.76"
(146.30mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1922 1904
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1983
Aug 1922–May 1923
10-Month
52.52"
(1,334.01mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
5.86"
(148.85mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1922 1925
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1983
Jul 1922–May 1923
11-Month
58.36"
(1,482.34mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
6.02"
(152.90mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1922 1925
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1983
Jun 1922–May 1923
12-Month
64.12"
(1,628.65mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1922 1925
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Dec 1921–May 1923
18-Month
101.61"
(2,580.89mm)
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
14.32"
(363.72mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1922 1925
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 1992
Jun 1921–May 1923
24-Month
123.23"
(3,130.04mm)
114.02"
(2,896.11mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1922 1918
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1991
Jun 1920–May 1923
36-Month
183.88"
(4,670.55mm)
171.14"
(4,346.96mm)
12.74"
(323.59mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1920 1918
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1975
Ties: 1943
Jun 1919–May 1923
48-Month
248.15"
(6,303.01mm)
228.16"
(5,795.26mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1921 1918
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1993
Ties: 1980
Jun 1918–May 1923
60-Month
313.80"
(7,970.52mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1922 1918
11th 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 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/