Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1937

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1937
1-Month
2.97"
(75.44mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-2.19"
(-55.62mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1998
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1907
Apr–May 1937
2-Month
6.29"
(159.77mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-3.71"
(-94.23mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1925
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1991
Mar–May 1937
3-Month
11.31"
(287.27mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
-3.64"
(-92.46mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1963
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Feb–May 1937
4-Month
14.05"
(356.87mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-5.53"
(-140.46mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1931 1925
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1991
Jan–May 1937
5-Month
23.00"
(584.20mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1936 1963
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Dec 1936–May 1937
6-Month
28.01"
(711.45mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1936 2011
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Nov 1936–May 1937
7-Month
31.89"
(810.01mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-2.57"
(-65.27mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1963
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Oct 1936–May 1937
8-Month
34.13"
(866.90mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
-3.76"
(-95.51mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1936 1904
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Ties: 1928
Sep 1936–May 1937
9-Month
36.67"
(931.42mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-5.33"
(-135.38mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1936 1904
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Aug 1936–May 1937
10-Month
40.74"
(1,034.80mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
-5.92"
(-150.36mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1936 1925
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Jul 1936–May 1937
11-Month
47.44"
(1,204.98mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1925
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Ties: 1977
Jun 1936–May 1937
12-Month
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
-9.00"
(-228.60mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1936 1925
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Dec 1935–May 1937
18-Month
72.66"
(1,845.56mm)
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
-14.63"
(-371.61mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1992
Jun 1935–May 1937
24-Month
95.30"
(2,420.62mm)
114.02"
(2,896.11mm)
-18.72"
(-475.49mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1926 1918
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1991
Ties: 1964
Jun 1934–May 1937
36-Month
155.59"
(3,951.99mm)
171.14"
(4,346.96mm)
-15.55"
(-394.97mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1927 1918
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1975
Jun 1933–May 1937
48-Month
209.39"
(5,318.51mm)
228.16"
(5,795.26mm)
-18.77"
(-476.75mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1928 1918
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1993
Jun 1932–May 1937
60-Month
270.47"
(6,869.94mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
-14.50"
(-368.30mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1929 1918
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 3, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/