Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1943
1-Month
3.42"
(86.87mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1998
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1907
Apr–May 1943
2-Month
5.97"
(151.64mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-4.03"
(-102.36mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1931 1925
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1991
Mar–May 1943
3-Month
13.17"
(334.52mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1939 1963
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1991
Feb–May 1943
4-Month
15.48"
(393.19mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-4.10"
(-104.14mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1991
Jan–May 1943
5-Month
18.54"
(470.92mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
-6.18"
(-156.97mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1963
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1991
Dec 1942–May 1943
6-Month
23.66"
(600.96mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
-6.54"
(-166.12mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1931 2011
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1991
Nov 1942–May 1943
7-Month
24.78"
(629.41mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-9.68"
(-245.87mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1925 1963
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1991
Oct 1942–May 1943
8-Month
28.04"
(712.22mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
-9.85"
(-250.19mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1925 1904
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Sep 1942–May 1943
9-Month
32.97"
(837.44mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-9.03"
(-229.36mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1925 1904
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Aug 1942–May 1943
10-Month
38.93"
(988.82mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
-7.73"
(-196.34mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1936 1925
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Jul 1942–May 1943
11-Month
43.80"
(1,112.52mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
-8.54"
(-216.92mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1936 1925
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Jun 1942–May 1943
12-Month
52.05"
(1,322.07mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
-4.89"
(-124.21mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1940 1925
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Dec 1941–May 1943
18-Month
78.50"
(1,993.90mm)
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
-8.79"
(-223.27mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1940 1925
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1992
Jun 1941–May 1943
24-Month
112.47"
(2,856.74mm)
114.02"
(2,896.11mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1991
Jun 1940–May 1943
36-Month
183.88"
(4,670.55mm)
171.14"
(4,346.96mm)
12.74"
(323.59mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1942 1918
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1975
Ties: 1923
Jun 1939–May 1943
48-Month
234.24"
(5,949.70mm)
228.16"
(5,795.26mm)
6.08"
(154.44mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1941 1918
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1993
Jun 1938–May 1943
60-Month
286.44"
(7,275.58mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1941 1918
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/