Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, April 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1959
1-Month
4.95"
(125.73mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1956 1965
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1991
Mar–Apr 1959
2-Month
8.28"
(210.31mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1980
Feb–Apr 1959
3-Month
15.40"
(391.16mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1958 1925
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1991
Jan–Apr 1959
4-Month
18.89"
(479.81mm)
19.56"
(496.82mm)
-0.67"
(-17.01mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1986
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1991
Ties: 1898
Dec 1958–Apr 1959
5-Month
20.44"
(519.18mm)
25.04"
(636.02mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1954 1981
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1991
Nov 1958–Apr 1959
6-Month
22.83"
(579.88mm)
29.30"
(744.22mm)
-6.47"
(-164.34mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1943 1986
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Oct 1958–Apr 1959
7-Month
24.45"
(621.03mm)
32.74"
(831.60mm)
-8.29"
(-210.57mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1925 1904
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Sep 1958–Apr 1959
8-Month
33.83"
(859.28mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
-3.01"
(-76.46mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Aug 1958–Apr 1959
9-Month
40.24"
(1,022.10mm)
41.50"
(1,054.10mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jul 1958–Apr 1959
10-Month
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
47.19"
(1,198.63mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jun 1958–Apr 1959
11-Month
51.97"
(1,320.04mm)
51.78"
(1,315.21mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Ties: 1978
May 1958–Apr 1959
12-Month
57.49"
(1,460.25mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1990
Nov 1957–Apr 1959
18-Month
89.74"
(2,279.40mm)
86.41"
(2,194.81mm)
3.33"
(84.59mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1992
May 1957–Apr 1959
24-Month
122.05"
(3,100.07mm)
113.99"
(2,895.35mm)
8.06"
(204.72mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1958 1918
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1991
May 1956–Apr 1959
36-Month
174.09"
(4,421.89mm)
171.12"
(4,346.45mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1958 1918
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1992
May 1955–Apr 1959
48-Month
228.99"
(5,816.35mm)
228.11"
(5,793.99mm)
0.88"
(22.36mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1958 1918
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
May 1954–Apr 1959
60-Month
278.33"
(7,069.58mm)
284.91"
(7,236.71mm)
-6.58"
(-167.13mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1958 1919
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1994
Ties: 1952

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/