Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, April 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1949
1-Month
6.44"
(163.58mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1948 1965
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1991
Mar–Apr 1949
2-Month
14.73"
(374.14mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1980
Feb–Apr 1949
3-Month
19.49"
(495.05mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1991
Jan–Apr 1949
4-Month
25.65"
(651.51mm)
19.56"
(496.82mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1948 1986
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1991
Dec 1948–Apr 1949
5-Month
29.91"
(759.71mm)
25.04"
(636.02mm)
4.87"
(123.69mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1991
Ties: 1992
Nov 1948–Apr 1949
6-Month
41.10"
(1,043.94mm)
29.30"
(744.22mm)
11.80"
(299.72mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1948 1986
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Oct 1948–Apr 1949
7-Month
42.39"
(1,076.71mm)
32.74"
(831.60mm)
9.65"
(245.11mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1948 1904
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1983
Sep 1948–Apr 1949
8-Month
47.14"
(1,197.36mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1948 1904
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1983
Aug 1948–Apr 1949
9-Month
50.90"
(1,292.86mm)
41.50"
(1,054.10mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1983
Jul 1948–Apr 1949
10-Month
54.23"
(1,377.44mm)
47.19"
(1,198.63mm)
7.04"
(178.81mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Jun 1948–Apr 1949
11-Month
56.24"
(1,428.50mm)
51.78"
(1,315.21mm)
4.46"
(113.29mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
May 1948–Apr 1949
12-Month
59.61"
(1,514.09mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
2.67"
(67.81mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1990
Nov 1947–Apr 1949
18-Month
95.36"
(2,422.14mm)
86.41"
(2,194.81mm)
8.95"
(227.33mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1918
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1992
May 1947–Apr 1949
24-Month
115.46"
(2,932.68mm)
113.99"
(2,895.35mm)
1.47"
(37.33mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1991
May 1946–Apr 1949
36-Month
188.85"
(4,796.79mm)
171.12"
(4,346.45mm)
17.73"
(450.34mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1946 1918
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1992
May 1945–Apr 1949
48-Month
253.95"
(6,450.33mm)
228.11"
(5,793.99mm)
25.84"
(656.34mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1946 1918
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1993
May 1944–Apr 1949
60-Month
315.21"
(8,006.33mm)
284.91"
(7,236.71mm)
30.30"
(769.62mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1948 1919
10th 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 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/