Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, January 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1970
1-Month
2.30"
(58.42mm)
5.14"
(130.56mm)
-2.84"
(-72.14mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1969 1928
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1998
Dec 1969–Jan 1970
2-Month
8.51"
(216.15mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1967 1981
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1932
Nov 1969–Jan 1970
3-Month
10.66"
(270.76mm)
14.88"
(377.95mm)
-4.22"
(-107.19mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1932
Oct 1969–Jan 1970
4-Month
13.94"
(354.08mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1932
Ties: 1905
Sep 1969–Jan 1970
5-Month
16.04"
(407.42mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
-6.38"
(-162.05mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Aug 1969–Jan 1970
6-Month
18.77"
(476.76mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-8.31"
(-211.07mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1953 1904
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Jul 1969–Jan 1970
7-Month
25.44"
(646.18mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
-7.33"
(-186.18mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1963 1925
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Jun 1969–Jan 1970
8-Month
26.98"
(685.29mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
-10.38"
(-263.65mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1953 1925
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
May 1969–Jan 1970
9-Month
32.77"
(832.36mm)
42.52"
(1,080.01mm)
-9.75"
(-247.65mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1953 1918
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1990
Apr 1969–Jan 1970
10-Month
39.51"
(1,003.55mm)
47.41"
(1,204.21mm)
-7.90"
(-200.66mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1964 1925
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1992
Mar 1969–Jan 1970
11-Month
45.35"
(1,151.89mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
-7.02"
(-178.31mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Feb 1969–Jan 1970
12-Month
50.45"
(1,281.43mm)
57.05"
(1,449.07mm)
-6.60"
(-167.64mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Aug 1968–Jan 1970
18-Month
76.99"
(1,955.55mm)
84.19"
(2,138.43mm)
-7.20"
(-182.88mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Feb 1968–Jan 1970
24-Month
105.04"
(2,668.02mm)
114.10"
(2,898.14mm)
-9.06"
(-230.12mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1993
Feb 1967–Jan 1970
36-Month
160.13"
(4,067.30mm)
171.20"
(4,348.48mm)
-11.07"
(-281.18mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1966 1918
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1992
Feb 1966–Jan 1970
48-Month
215.06"
(5,462.52mm)
228.12"
(5,794.25mm)
-13.06"
(-331.73mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1967 1905
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1993
Feb 1965–Jan 1970
60-Month
267.14"
(6,785.36mm)
284.98"
(7,238.49mm)
-17.84"
(-453.13mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1967
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/