Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, December 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1939
1-Month
4.45"
(113.03mm)
5.47"
(138.94mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1958
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1982
Nov–Dec 1939
2-Month
7.46"
(189.48mm)
9.81"
(249.17mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1933 1917
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1982
Oct–Dec 1939
3-Month
9.52"
(241.81mm)
13.23"
(336.04mm)
-3.71"
(-94.23mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1938 1917
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1982
Sep–Dec 1939
4-Month
12.31"
(312.67mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
-5.03"
(-127.77mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1938 1917
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2009
Aug–Dec 1939
5-Month
16.75"
(425.45mm)
21.98"
(558.29mm)
-5.23"
(-132.84mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1933 1924
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2002
Jul–Dec 1939
6-Month
22.19"
(563.63mm)
27.62"
(701.55mm)
-5.43"
(-137.92mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009
Ties: 1950
Jun–Dec 1939
7-Month
26.54"
(674.12mm)
32.18"
(817.37mm)
-5.64"
(-143.25mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1936 1924
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1940
May–Dec 1939
8-Month
32.86"
(834.64mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
-4.47"
(-113.54mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1938 1924
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2004
Apr–Dec 1939
9-Month
35.18"
(893.57mm)
42.17"
(1,071.12mm)
-6.99"
(-177.55mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1936 1924
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1940
Mar–Dec 1939
10-Month
38.14"
(968.76mm)
47.13"
(1,197.10mm)
-8.99"
(-228.34mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1936 1924
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1973
Feb–Dec 1939
11-Month
43.95"
(1,116.33mm)
51.75"
(1,314.45mm)
-7.80"
(-198.12mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1936 1924
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1940
Jan–Dec 1939
12-Month
50.19"
(1,274.83mm)
56.89"
(1,445.01mm)
-6.70"
(-170.18mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1936 1924
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1991
Jul 1938–Dec 1939
18-Month
73.97"
(1,878.84mm)
84.52"
(2,146.81mm)
-10.55"
(-267.97mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1936 1925
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1983
Jan 1938–Dec 1939
24-Month
100.65"
(2,556.51mm)
113.97"
(2,894.84mm)
-13.32"
(-338.33mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1936 2011
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1992
Jan 1937–Dec 1939
36-Month
157.79"
(4,007.87mm)
171.00"
(4,343.40mm)
-13.21"
(-335.53mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1938 1904
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1975
Jan 1936–Dec 1939
48-Month
201.85"
(5,126.99mm)
228.05"
(5,792.47mm)
-26.20"
(-665.48mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1918 1904
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1992
Jan 1935–Dec 1939
60-Month
258.16"
(6,557.26mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
-26.81"
(-680.98mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/