Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1958

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1958
1-Month
5.52"
(140.21mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1957 1998
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1907
Ties: 1905
Apr–May 1958
2-Month
11.23"
(285.24mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1991
Mar–May 1958
3-Month
16.54"
(420.12mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1963
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1991
Feb–May 1958
4-Month
19.97"
(507.24mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1991
Jan–May 1958
5-Month
24.58"
(624.33mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1956 1963
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1991
Dec 1957–May 1958
6-Month
28.11"
(713.99mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1991
Nov 1957–May 1958
7-Month
37.77"
(959.36mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
3.31"
(84.08mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1957 1963
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1991
Oct 1957–May 1958
8-Month
42.88"
(1,089.15mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
4.99"
(126.74mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1957 1904
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Sep 1957–May 1958
9-Month
50.48"
(1,282.19mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
8.48"
(215.39mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1957 1904
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Aug 1957–May 1958
10-Month
53.31"
(1,354.07mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
6.65"
(168.91mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Jul 1957–May 1958
11-Month
56.95"
(1,446.53mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
4.61"
(117.09mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1983
Jun 1957–May 1958
12-Month
66.25"
(1,682.75mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
9.31"
(236.47mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Dec 1956–May 1958
18-Month
98.54"
(2,502.92mm)
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
11.25"
(285.75mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1992
Jun 1956–May 1958
24-Month
118.41"
(3,007.61mm)
114.02"
(2,896.11mm)
4.39"
(111.50mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Jun 1955–May 1958
36-Month
171.26"
(4,350.00mm)
171.14"
(4,346.96mm)
0.12"
(3.04mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1975
Jun 1954–May 1958
48-Month
219.32"
(5,570.73mm)
228.16"
(5,795.26mm)
-8.84"
(-224.53mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1993
Jun 1953–May 1958
60-Month
265.97"
(6,755.64mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
-19.00"
(-482.60mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 15, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/