Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, April 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1960
1-Month
3.26"
(82.80mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
-1.58"
(-40.14mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1954 1965
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1991
Mar–Apr 1960
2-Month
6.59"
(167.39mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1980
Feb–Apr 1960
3-Month
11.38"
(289.05mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1991
Ties: 1918
Jan–Apr 1960
4-Month
15.68"
(398.27mm)
19.56"
(496.82mm)
-3.88"
(-98.55mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1986
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1991
Dec 1959–Apr 1960
5-Month
20.51"
(520.95mm)
25.04"
(636.02mm)
-4.53"
(-115.07mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1991
Nov 1959–Apr 1960
6-Month
22.85"
(580.39mm)
29.30"
(744.22mm)
-6.45"
(-163.83mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1986
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Oct 1959–Apr 1960
7-Month
28.60"
(726.44mm)
32.74"
(831.60mm)
-4.14"
(-105.16mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1904
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Sep 1959–Apr 1960
8-Month
31.25"
(793.75mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
-5.59"
(-141.99mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Aug 1959–Apr 1960
9-Month
36.02"
(914.91mm)
41.50"
(1,054.10mm)
-5.48"
(-139.19mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1955 1925
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Jul 1959–Apr 1960
10-Month
44.38"
(1,127.25mm)
47.19"
(1,198.63mm)
-2.81"
(-71.38mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Jun 1959–Apr 1960
11-Month
49.89"
(1,267.21mm)
51.78"
(1,315.21mm)
-1.89"
(-48.00mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
May 1959–Apr 1960
12-Month
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1990
Nov 1958–Apr 1960
18-Month
78.77"
(2,000.76mm)
86.41"
(2,194.81mm)
-7.64"
(-194.05mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1992
May 1958–Apr 1960
24-Month
113.43"
(2,881.12mm)
113.99"
(2,895.35mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1991
May 1957–Apr 1960
36-Month
177.99"
(4,520.95mm)
171.12"
(4,346.45mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1959 1918
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1992
May 1956–Apr 1960
48-Month
230.03"
(5,842.76mm)
228.11"
(5,793.99mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1918
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1993
May 1955–Apr 1960
60-Month
284.93"
(7,237.22mm)
284.91"
(7,236.71mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1959 1919
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/