Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, January 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1938
1-Month
4.98"
(126.49mm)
5.14"
(130.56mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1936 1928
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Dec 1937–Jan 1938
2-Month
9.56"
(242.82mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1935 1981
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1932
Ties: 2002
Nov 1937–Jan 1938
3-Month
12.45"
(316.23mm)
14.88"
(377.95mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1928 1904
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1932
Oct 1937–Jan 1938
4-Month
20.60"
(523.24mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1937 1904
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1932
Sep 1937–Jan 1938
5-Month
23.88"
(606.55mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1937 1904
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1974
Aug 1937–Jan 1938
6-Month
29.38"
(746.25mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1937 1904
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1974
Jul 1937–Jan 1938
7-Month
34.11"
(866.39mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1974
Jun 1937–Jan 1938
8-Month
39.12"
(993.65mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1941
May 1937–Jan 1938
9-Month
42.09"
(1,069.09mm)
42.52"
(1,080.01mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1937 1918
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1990
Ties: 1959
Apr 1937–Jan 1938
10-Month
45.41"
(1,153.41mm)
47.41"
(1,204.21mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1992
Mar 1937–Jan 1938
11-Month
50.43"
(1,280.92mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1974
Feb 1937–Jan 1938
12-Month
53.17"
(1,350.52mm)
57.05"
(1,449.07mm)
-3.88"
(-98.55mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1937 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1974
Aug 1936–Jan 1938
18-Month
79.86"
(2,028.44mm)
84.19"
(2,138.43mm)
-4.33"
(-109.99mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1918
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1974
Feb 1936–Jan 1938
24-Month
101.55"
(2,579.37mm)
114.10"
(2,898.14mm)
-12.55"
(-318.77mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1926 1918
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993
Feb 1935–Jan 1938
36-Month
158.69"
(4,030.73mm)
171.20"
(4,348.48mm)
-12.51"
(-317.75mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1927 1918
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1992
Feb 1934–Jan 1938
48-Month
214.08"
(5,437.63mm)
228.12"
(5,794.25mm)
-14.04"
(-356.62mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1928 1905
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993
Feb 1933–Jan 1938
60-Month
272.25"
(6,915.15mm)
284.98"
(7,238.49mm)
-12.73"
(-323.34mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1929 1967
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/