Climate at a Glance

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, April 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1974
1-Month
5.98"
(151.89mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1991
Mar–Apr 1974
2-Month
10.27"
(260.86mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1980
Feb–Apr 1974
3-Month
14.31"
(363.47mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1991
Jan–Apr 1974
4-Month
25.20"
(640.08mm)
19.56"
(496.82mm)
5.64"
(143.26mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1991
Dec 1973–Apr 1974
5-Month
31.42"
(798.07mm)
25.04"
(636.02mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1991
Nov 1973–Apr 1974
6-Month
37.19"
(944.63mm)
29.30"
(744.22mm)
7.89"
(200.41mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Oct 1973–Apr 1974
7-Month
41.88"
(1,063.75mm)
32.74"
(831.60mm)
9.14"
(232.15mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Sep 1973–Apr 1974
8-Month
51.98"
(1,320.29mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
15.14"
(384.55mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1904
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Aug 1973–Apr 1974
9-Month
55.70"
(1,414.78mm)
41.50"
(1,054.10mm)
14.20"
(360.68mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1925
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jul 1973–Apr 1974
10-Month
61.03"
(1,550.16mm)
47.19"
(1,198.63mm)
13.84"
(351.53mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1925
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jun 1973–Apr 1974
11-Month
65.20"
(1,656.08mm)
51.78"
(1,315.21mm)
13.42"
(340.87mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1925
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
May 1973–Apr 1974
12-Month
69.90"
(1,775.46mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
12.96"
(329.18mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1973 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1990
Nov 1972–Apr 1974
18-Month
111.36"
(2,828.54mm)
86.41"
(2,194.81mm)
24.95"
(633.73mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1992
May 1972–Apr 1974
24-Month
138.47"
(3,517.14mm)
113.99"
(2,895.35mm)
24.48"
(621.79mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1991
May 1971–Apr 1974
36-Month
199.51"
(5,067.55mm)
171.12"
(4,346.45mm)
28.39"
(721.10mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1992
May 1970–Apr 1974
48-Month
249.77"
(6,344.16mm)
228.11"
(5,793.99mm)
21.66"
(550.17mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1993
May 1969–Apr 1974
60-Month
293.66"
(7,458.96mm)
284.91"
(7,236.71mm)
8.75"
(222.25mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1919
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/