Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1963
1-Month
2.07"
(52.58mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-3.09"
(-78.48mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1951 1998
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1907
Ties: 1940
Apr–May 1963
2-Month
4.08"
(103.63mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-5.92"
(-150.37mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1991
Mar–May 1963
3-Month
5.80"
(147.32mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
-9.15"
(-232.41mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1963
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1991
Feb–May 1963
4-Month
9.37"
(238.00mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-10.21"
(-259.33mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1991
Jan–May 1963
5-Month
13.27"
(337.06mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
-11.45"
(-290.83mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1963
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1991
Dec 1962–May 1963
6-Month
17.06"
(433.32mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
-13.14"
(-333.76mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2011
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1991
Nov 1962–May 1963
7-Month
20.24"
(514.10mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-14.22"
(-361.18mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1963
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1991
Oct 1962–May 1963
8-Month
23.34"
(592.84mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
-14.55"
(-369.57mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1925 1904
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Sep 1962–May 1963
9-Month
26.55"
(674.37mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-15.45"
(-392.43mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1925 1904
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Aug 1962–May 1963
10-Month
31.10"
(789.94mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
-15.56"
(-395.22mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Jul 1962–May 1963
11-Month
33.45"
(849.63mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
-18.89"
(-479.81mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Jun 1962–May 1963
12-Month
39.87"
(1,012.70mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
-17.07"
(-433.58mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Dec 1961–May 1963
18-Month
66.29"
(1,683.77mm)
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
-21.00"
(-533.40mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1992
Jun 1961–May 1963
24-Month
101.05"
(2,566.67mm)
114.02"
(2,896.11mm)
-12.97"
(-329.44mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1918
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1991
Jun 1960–May 1963
36-Month
160.51"
(4,076.95mm)
171.14"
(4,346.96mm)
-10.63"
(-270.01mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1975
Jun 1959–May 1963
48-Month
212.99"
(5,409.95mm)
228.16"
(5,795.26mm)
-15.17"
(-385.31mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1993
Jun 1958–May 1963
60-Month
271.01"
(6,883.65mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
-13.96"
(-354.59mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1918
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/