Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1966
1-Month
5.11"
(129.79mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1965 1998
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1907
Apr–May 1966
2-Month
12.63"
(320.80mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1965 1925
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1991
Mar–May 1966
3-Month
14.10"
(358.14mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1963
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1991
Feb–May 1966
4-Month
24.35"
(618.49mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
4.77"
(121.16mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1965 1925
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1991
Jan–May 1966
5-Month
32.42"
(823.47mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
7.70"
(195.58mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1965 1963
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1991
Dec 1965–May 1966
6-Month
38.38"
(974.85mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1965 2011
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1991
Nov 1965–May 1966
7-Month
40.98"
(1,040.89mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1965 1963
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1991
Oct 1965–May 1966
8-Month
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1965 1904
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Sep 1965–May 1966
9-Month
48.27"
(1,226.06mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
6.27"
(159.26mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1904
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Aug 1965–May 1966
10-Month
53.20"
(1,351.28mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1965 1925
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jul 1965–May 1966
11-Month
57.72"
(1,466.09mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1965 1925
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1983
Ties: 1972
Jun 1965–May 1966
12-Month
60.67"
(1,541.02mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1925
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Dec 1964–May 1966
18-Month
84.76"
(2,152.90mm)
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
-2.53"
(-64.27mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1965 1925
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1992
Jun 1964–May 1966
24-Month
111.11"
(2,822.19mm)
114.02"
(2,896.11mm)
-2.91"
(-73.92mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1991
Jun 1963–May 1966
36-Month
166.54"
(4,230.12mm)
171.14"
(4,346.96mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1975
Jun 1962–May 1966
48-Month
206.41"
(5,242.81mm)
228.16"
(5,795.26mm)
-21.75"
(-552.45mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1993
Jun 1961–May 1966
60-Month
267.59"
(6,796.79mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
-17.38"
(-441.45mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/