Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, April 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1938
1-Month
7.20"
(182.88mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1991
Ties: 1921, 1923
Mar–Apr 1938
2-Month
11.12"
(282.45mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1980
Feb–Apr 1938
3-Month
14.45"
(367.03mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Ties: 1958, 1982, 2013
Jan–Apr 1938
4-Month
19.43"
(493.52mm)
19.56"
(496.82mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1936 1986
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1991
Dec 1937–Apr 1938
5-Month
24.01"
(609.85mm)
25.04"
(636.02mm)
-1.03"
(-26.17mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1981
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1991
Nov 1937–Apr 1938
6-Month
26.90"
(683.26mm)
29.30"
(744.22mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1936 1986
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1983
Oct 1937–Apr 1938
7-Month
35.05"
(890.27mm)
32.74"
(831.60mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1937 1904
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1983
Sep 1937–Apr 1938
8-Month
38.33"
(973.58mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
1.49"
(37.84mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1937 1904
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Aug 1937–Apr 1938
9-Month
43.83"
(1,113.28mm)
41.50"
(1,054.10mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1983
Jul 1937–Apr 1938
10-Month
48.56"
(1,233.42mm)
47.19"
(1,198.63mm)
1.37"
(34.79mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1983
Jun 1937–Apr 1938
11-Month
53.57"
(1,360.68mm)
51.78"
(1,315.21mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1983
May 1937–Apr 1938
12-Month
56.54"
(1,436.12mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1990
Nov 1936–Apr 1938
18-Month
85.46"
(2,170.68mm)
86.41"
(2,194.81mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1918
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1992
May 1936–Apr 1938
24-Month
106.25"
(2,698.75mm)
113.99"
(2,895.35mm)
-7.74"
(-196.60mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1937 1918
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1991
May 1935–Apr 1938
36-Month
156.59"
(3,977.39mm)
171.12"
(4,346.45mm)
-14.53"
(-369.06mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1918
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1992
May 1934–Apr 1938
48-Month
213.85"
(5,431.79mm)
228.11"
(5,793.99mm)
-14.26"
(-362.20mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1937 1918
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1993
May 1933–Apr 1938
60-Month
268.01"
(6,807.45mm)
284.91"
(7,236.71mm)
-16.90"
(-429.26mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1929 1919
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/