Climate at a Glance

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, January 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1974
1-Month
10.89"
(276.61mm)
5.14"
(130.56mm)
5.75"
(146.05mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1928
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Dec 1973–Jan 1974
2-Month
17.11"
(434.59mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
6.49"
(164.84mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1973 1981
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1932
Nov 1973–Jan 1974
3-Month
22.88"
(581.15mm)
14.88"
(377.95mm)
8.00"
(203.20mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1973 1904
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1932
Oct 1973–Jan 1974
4-Month
27.57"
(700.28mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
9.25"
(234.95mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1973 1904
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1932
Sep 1973–Jan 1974
5-Month
37.67"
(956.82mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
15.25"
(387.35mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1904
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Aug 1973–Jan 1974
6-Month
41.39"
(1,051.31mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
14.31"
(363.48mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1904
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jul 1973–Jan 1974
7-Month
46.72"
(1,186.69mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jun 1973–Jan 1974
8-Month
50.89"
(1,292.61mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
13.53"
(343.67mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1925
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
May 1973–Jan 1974
9-Month
55.59"
(1,411.99mm)
42.52"
(1,080.01mm)
13.07"
(331.98mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1990
Apr 1973–Jan 1974
10-Month
64.89"
(1,648.21mm)
47.41"
(1,204.21mm)
17.48"
(444.00mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1925
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1992
Mar 1973–Jan 1974
11-Month
74.97"
(1,904.24mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
22.60"
(574.04mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Feb 1973–Jan 1974
12-Month
78.66"
(1,997.96mm)
57.05"
(1,449.07mm)
21.61"
(548.89mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Aug 1972–Jan 1974
18-Month
109.67"
(2,785.62mm)
84.19"
(2,138.43mm)
25.48"
(647.19mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Feb 1972–Jan 1974
24-Month
135.00"
(3,429.00mm)
114.10"
(2,898.14mm)
20.90"
(530.86mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1993
Feb 1971–Jan 1974
36-Month
195.17"
(4,957.32mm)
171.20"
(4,348.48mm)
23.97"
(608.84mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1992
Feb 1970–Jan 1974
48-Month
246.58"
(6,263.13mm)
228.12"
(5,794.25mm)
18.46"
(468.88mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1905
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1993
Feb 1969–Jan 1974
60-Month
297.03"
(7,544.56mm)
284.98"
(7,238.49mm)
12.05"
(306.07mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/