Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1930

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1930
1-Month
6.72"
(170.69mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
1.56"
(39.63mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1929 1998
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1907
Apr–May 1930
2-Month
7.96"
(202.18mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1991
Mar–May 1930
3-Month
11.43"
(290.32mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1963
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1991
Feb–May 1930
4-Month
15.10"
(383.54mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-4.48"
(-113.79mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1991
Jan–May 1930
5-Month
22.84"
(580.14mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1928 1963
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1991
Dec 1929–May 1930
6-Month
27.09"
(688.09mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
-3.11"
(-78.99mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1925 2011
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1991
Nov 1929–May 1930
7-Month
37.18"
(944.37mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1929 1963
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1991
Oct 1929–May 1930
8-Month
41.02"
(1,041.91mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1929 1904
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Sep 1929–May 1930
9-Month
44.36"
(1,126.74mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1929 1904
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1983
Aug 1929–May 1930
10-Month
47.23"
(1,199.64mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1929 1925
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Jul 1929–May 1930
11-Month
52.81"
(1,341.37mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
0.47"
(11.93mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1929 1925
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Jun 1929–May 1930
12-Month
56.24"
(1,428.50mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1928 1925
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1983
Dec 1928–May 1930
18-Month
89.20"
(2,265.68mm)
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1929 1925
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1992
Jun 1928–May 1930
24-Month
116.97"
(2,971.04mm)
114.02"
(2,896.11mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1929 1918
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1991
Jun 1927–May 1930
36-Month
168.15"
(4,271.01mm)
171.14"
(4,346.96mm)
-2.99"
(-75.95mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1927 1918
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1975
Jun 1926–May 1930
48-Month
228.65"
(5,807.71mm)
228.16"
(5,795.26mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1928 1918
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1993
Jun 1925–May 1930
60-Month
294.20"
(7,472.68mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1929 1918
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/