Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, April 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1948
1-Month
3.74"
(95.00mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1946 1965
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1991
Ties: 1998
Mar–Apr 1948
2-Month
10.36"
(263.14mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1946 1925
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1980
Feb–Apr 1948
3-Month
15.05"
(382.27mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1991
Jan–Apr 1948
4-Month
20.13"
(511.30mm)
19.56"
(496.82mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1943 1986
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1991
Dec 1947–Apr 1948
5-Month
26.54"
(674.12mm)
25.04"
(636.02mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1943 1981
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1991
Nov 1947–Apr 1948
6-Month
35.75"
(908.05mm)
29.30"
(744.22mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1946 1986
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Oct 1947–Apr 1948
7-Month
37.29"
(947.17mm)
32.74"
(831.60mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1904
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Sep 1947–Apr 1948
8-Month
41.13"
(1,044.70mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
4.29"
(108.96mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1945 1904
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Ties: 1945
Aug 1947–Apr 1948
9-Month
44.58"
(1,132.33mm)
41.50"
(1,054.10mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Jul 1947–Apr 1948
10-Month
46.37"
(1,177.80mm)
47.19"
(1,198.63mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Jun 1947–Apr 1948
11-Month
50.65"
(1,286.51mm)
51.78"
(1,315.21mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
May 1947–Apr 1948
12-Month
55.85"
(1,418.59mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1990
Nov 1946–Apr 1948
18-Month
92.07"
(2,338.58mm)
86.41"
(2,194.81mm)
5.66"
(143.77mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1992
May 1946–Apr 1948
24-Month
129.24"
(3,282.70mm)
113.99"
(2,895.35mm)
15.25"
(387.35mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1946 1918
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1991
May 1945–Apr 1948
36-Month
194.34"
(4,936.24mm)
171.12"
(4,346.45mm)
23.22"
(589.79mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1946 1918
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1992
May 1944–Apr 1948
48-Month
255.60"
(6,492.24mm)
228.11"
(5,793.99mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1946 1918
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1993
May 1943–Apr 1948
60-Month
313.15"
(7,954.01mm)
284.91"
(7,236.71mm)
28.24"
(717.30mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1947 1919
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 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/