Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1965

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1965
1-Month
3.68"
(93.47mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1998
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1907
Apr–May 1965
2-Month
4.49"
(114.05mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-5.51"
(-139.95mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1963 1925
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1991
Mar–May 1965
3-Month
9.97"
(253.24mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
-4.98"
(-126.49mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1963 1963
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1991
Feb–May 1965
4-Month
15.76"
(400.30mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-3.82"
(-97.03mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1963 1925
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1991
Jan–May 1965
5-Month
19.20"
(487.68mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
-5.52"
(-140.21mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1963 1963
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1991
Dec 1964–May 1965
6-Month
24.09"
(611.89mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
-6.11"
(-155.19mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1963 2011
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1991
Nov 1964–May 1965
7-Month
28.40"
(721.36mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-6.06"
(-153.92mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1963 1963
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1991
Oct 1964–May 1965
8-Month
31.88"
(809.75mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
-6.01"
(-152.66mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1963 1904
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
Sep 1964–May 1965
9-Month
36.50"
(927.10mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-5.50"
(-139.70mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1963 1904
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
Aug 1964–May 1965
10-Month
41.64"
(1,057.66mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
-5.02"
(-127.50mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1963 1925
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
Jul 1964–May 1965
11-Month
47.96"
(1,218.18mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
-4.38"
(-111.26mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1963 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
Jun 1964–May 1965
12-Month
50.44"
(1,281.18mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
-6.50"
(-165.10mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1963 1925
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
Dec 1963–May 1965
18-Month
80.57"
(2,046.48mm)
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
-6.72"
(-170.69mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1964 1925
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1992
Jun 1963–May 1965
24-Month
105.87"
(2,689.10mm)
114.02"
(2,896.11mm)
-8.15"
(-207.01mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1991
Jun 1962–May 1965
36-Month
145.74"
(3,701.80mm)
171.14"
(4,346.96mm)
-25.40"
(-645.16mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1975
Jun 1961–May 1965
48-Month
206.92"
(5,255.77mm)
228.16"
(5,795.26mm)
-21.24"
(-539.49mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1993
Jun 1960–May 1965
60-Month
266.38"
(6,766.05mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
-18.59"
(-472.19mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1958 1918
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/