Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1929
1-Month
6.45"
(163.83mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1928 1998
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1907
Apr–May 1929
2-Month
9.94"
(252.48mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1991
Mar–May 1929
3-Month
16.10"
(408.94mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1928 1963
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1991
Feb–May 1929
4-Month
22.34"
(567.44mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
2.76"
(70.11mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1925
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1991
Jan–May 1929
5-Month
28.43"
(722.12mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
3.71"
(94.23mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1928 1963
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1991
Dec 1928–May 1929
6-Month
32.96"
(837.18mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1928 2011
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1991
Nov 1928–May 1929
7-Month
36.12"
(917.45mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
1.66"
(42.17mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1963
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1991
Oct 1928–May 1929
8-Month
38.94"
(989.08mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1928 1904
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Sep 1928–May 1929
9-Month
42.05"
(1,068.07mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1928 1904
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Ties: 1978
Aug 1928–May 1929
10-Month
45.77"
(1,162.56mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1928 1925
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Jul 1928–May 1929
11-Month
51.68"
(1,312.67mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1928 1925
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Jun 1928–May 1929
12-Month
60.73"
(1,542.54mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
3.79"
(96.26mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1925
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1983
Dec 1927–May 1929
18-Month
88.35"
(2,244.09mm)
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1928 1925
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1992
Jun 1927–May 1929
24-Month
111.91"
(2,842.51mm)
114.02"
(2,896.11mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1918
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1991
Ties: 1972, 1996, 2008
Jun 1926–May 1929
36-Month
172.41"
(4,379.21mm)
171.14"
(4,346.96mm)
1.27"
(32.25mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1927 1918
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1975
Jun 1925–May 1929
48-Month
237.96"
(6,044.18mm)
228.16"
(5,795.26mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1928 1918
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1993
Jun 1924–May 1929
60-Month
267.40"
(6,791.96mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
-17.57"
(-446.28mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1920 1918
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/