Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1936
1-Month
4.74"
(120.40mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-0.42"
(-10.66mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1934 1998
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1907
Apr–May 1936
2-Month
8.56"
(217.42mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1925
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Mar–May 1936
3-Month
10.56"
(268.22mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
-4.39"
(-111.51mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1963
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Feb–May 1936
4-Month
14.49"
(368.05mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-5.09"
(-129.28mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1925
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Jan–May 1936
5-Month
19.12"
(485.65mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
-5.60"
(-142.24mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1925 1963
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Dec 1935–May 1936
6-Month
24.72"
(627.89mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
-5.48"
(-139.19mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1931 2011
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Nov 1935–May 1936
7-Month
28.29"
(718.57mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-6.17"
(-156.71mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1925 1963
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Oct 1935–May 1936
8-Month
29.65"
(753.11mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
-8.24"
(-209.30mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1925 1904
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Sep 1935–May 1936
9-Month
33.60"
(853.44mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-8.40"
(-213.36mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1925 1904
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Aug 1935–May 1936
10-Month
37.64"
(956.06mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
-9.02"
(-229.10mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Jul 1935–May 1936
11-Month
42.81"
(1,087.37mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
-9.53"
(-242.07mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Jun 1935–May 1936
12-Month
47.36"
(1,202.94mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
-9.58"
(-243.34mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Dec 1934–May 1936
18-Month
79.67"
(2,023.62mm)
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
-7.62"
(-193.55mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1931 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1992
Jun 1934–May 1936
24-Month
107.65"
(2,734.31mm)
114.02"
(2,896.11mm)
-6.37"
(-161.80mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1931 1918
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Jun 1933–May 1936
36-Month
161.45"
(4,100.83mm)
171.14"
(4,346.96mm)
-9.69"
(-246.13mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1927 1918
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1975
Jun 1932–May 1936
48-Month
222.53"
(5,652.26mm)
228.16"
(5,795.26mm)
-5.63"
(-143.00mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1931 1918
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Jun 1931–May 1936
60-Month
283.47"
(7,200.14mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1934 1918
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/