Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, April 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1957
1-Month
8.07"
(204.98mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1956 1965
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1991
Mar–Apr 1957
2-Month
14.62"
(371.35mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1980
Feb–Apr 1957
3-Month
18.32"
(465.33mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1991
Jan–Apr 1957
4-Month
21.50"
(546.10mm)
19.56"
(496.82mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1986
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1991
Dec 1956–Apr 1957
5-Month
28.46"
(722.88mm)
25.04"
(636.02mm)
3.42"
(86.86mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1956 1981
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Nov 1956–Apr 1957
6-Month
31.70"
(805.18mm)
29.30"
(744.22mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1956 1986
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Oct 1956–Apr 1957
7-Month
34.13"
(866.90mm)
32.74"
(831.60mm)
1.39"
(35.30mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1983
Sep 1956–Apr 1957
8-Month
36.75"
(933.45mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1983
Aug 1956–Apr 1957
9-Month
40.25"
(1,022.35mm)
41.50"
(1,054.10mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1983
Jul 1956–Apr 1957
10-Month
43.60"
(1,107.44mm)
47.19"
(1,198.63mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1955 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Jun 1956–Apr 1957
11-Month
48.33"
(1,227.58mm)
51.78"
(1,315.21mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1955 1925
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
May 1956–Apr 1957
12-Month
52.04"
(1,321.82mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1955 1925
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1990
Nov 1955–Apr 1957
18-Month
77.10"
(1,958.34mm)
86.41"
(2,194.81mm)
-9.31"
(-236.47mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1992
May 1955–Apr 1957
24-Month
106.94"
(2,716.28mm)
113.99"
(2,895.35mm)
-7.05"
(-179.07mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1956 1918
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1991
May 1954–Apr 1957
36-Month
156.28"
(3,969.51mm)
171.12"
(4,346.45mm)
-14.84"
(-376.94mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1992
May 1953–Apr 1957
48-Month
208.41"
(5,293.61mm)
228.11"
(5,793.99mm)
-19.70"
(-500.38mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1956 1918
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1993
May 1952–Apr 1957
60-Month
259.62"
(6,594.35mm)
284.91"
(7,236.71mm)
-25.29"
(-642.36mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1956 1919
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/