Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1960
1-Month
2.59"
(65.79mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-2.57"
(-65.27mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1951 1998
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1907
Ties: 1925
Apr–May 1960
2-Month
5.85"
(148.59mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-4.15"
(-105.41mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1991
Mar–May 1960
3-Month
9.18"
(233.17mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
-5.77"
(-146.56mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1925 1963
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1991
Feb–May 1960
4-Month
13.97"
(354.84mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-5.61"
(-142.49mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1991
Jan–May 1960
5-Month
18.27"
(464.06mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
-6.45"
(-163.83mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1954 1963
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1991
Dec 1959–May 1960
6-Month
23.10"
(586.74mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
-7.10"
(-180.34mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1925 2011
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1991
Nov 1959–May 1960
7-Month
25.44"
(646.18mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-9.02"
(-229.10mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1943 1963
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1991
Oct 1959–May 1960
8-Month
31.19"
(792.23mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
-6.70"
(-170.18mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1904
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Sep 1959–May 1960
9-Month
33.84"
(859.54mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-8.16"
(-207.26mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Aug 1959–May 1960
10-Month
38.61"
(980.69mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
-8.05"
(-204.47mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Jul 1959–May 1960
11-Month
46.97"
(1,193.04mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
-5.37"
(-136.40mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1955 1925
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Jun 1959–May 1960
12-Month
52.48"
(1,332.99mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
-4.46"
(-113.29mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Dec 1958–May 1960
18-Month
78.97"
(2,005.84mm)
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
-8.32"
(-211.33mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1992
Jun 1958–May 1960
24-Month
110.50"
(2,806.70mm)
114.02"
(2,896.11mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1991
Jun 1957–May 1960
36-Month
176.75"
(4,489.45mm)
171.14"
(4,346.96mm)
5.61"
(142.49mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1918
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1975
Jun 1956–May 1960
48-Month
228.91"
(5,814.31mm)
228.16"
(5,795.26mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1958 1918
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
Jun 1955–May 1960
60-Month
281.76"
(7,156.70mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
-3.21"
(-81.54mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1959 1918
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/