Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, January 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1951
1-Month
6.80"
(172.72mm)
5.14"
(130.56mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1928
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1998
Dec 1950–Jan 1951
2-Month
11.23"
(285.24mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1950 1981
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1932
Nov 1950–Jan 1951
3-Month
13.31"
(338.07mm)
14.88"
(377.95mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1904
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1932
Ties: 1995
Oct 1950–Jan 1951
4-Month
15.55"
(394.97mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1943 1904
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1932
Sep 1950–Jan 1951
5-Month
18.77"
(476.76mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
-3.65"
(-92.71mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1943 1904
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1974
Aug 1950–Jan 1951
6-Month
22.52"
(572.01mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-4.56"
(-115.82mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1940 1904
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1974
Jul 1950–Jan 1951
7-Month
28.99"
(736.35mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
-3.78"
(-96.01mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1974
Jun 1950–Jan 1951
8-Month
36.20"
(919.48mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1941
May 1950–Jan 1951
9-Month
42.49"
(1,079.25mm)
42.52"
(1,080.01mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1950 1918
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1990
Apr 1950–Jan 1951
10-Month
47.77"
(1,213.36mm)
47.41"
(1,204.21mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1949 1925
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1992
Mar 1950–Jan 1951
11-Month
53.17"
(1,350.52mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1949 1925
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1974
Feb 1950–Jan 1951
12-Month
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
57.05"
(1,449.07mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1918
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1974
Aug 1949–Jan 1951
18-Month
86.57"
(2,198.88mm)
84.19"
(2,138.43mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1949 1918
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1974
Feb 1949–Jan 1951
24-Month
121.23"
(3,079.24mm)
114.10"
(2,898.14mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1950 1918
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1993
Feb 1948–Jan 1951
36-Month
176.40"
(4,480.56mm)
171.20"
(4,348.48mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1950 1918
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1992
Feb 1947–Jan 1951
48-Month
233.89"
(5,940.81mm)
228.12"
(5,794.25mm)
5.77"
(146.56mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1945 1905
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1993
Feb 1946–Jan 1951
60-Month
306.58"
(7,787.13mm)
284.98"
(7,238.49mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1946 1967
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/