Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, April 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1980
1-Month
9.23"
(234.44mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
4.39"
(111.50mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1965
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1991
Mar–Apr 1980
2-Month
19.49"
(495.05mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
9.69"
(246.13mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1979 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1980
Feb–Apr 1980
3-Month
21.96"
(557.78mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
7.54"
(191.51mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1991
Jan–Apr 1980
4-Month
27.49"
(698.25mm)
19.56"
(496.82mm)
7.93"
(201.43mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1978 1986
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1991
Dec 1979–Apr 1980
5-Month
31.76"
(806.70mm)
25.04"
(636.02mm)
6.72"
(170.68mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1978 1981
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1991
Nov 1979–Apr 1980
6-Month
36.89"
(937.01mm)
29.30"
(744.22mm)
7.59"
(192.79mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1978 1986
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1983
Oct 1979–Apr 1980
7-Month
39.70"
(1,008.38mm)
32.74"
(831.60mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1978 1904
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1983
Sep 1979–Apr 1980
8-Month
46.36"
(1,177.54mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
9.52"
(241.80mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1979 1904
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1983
Aug 1979–Apr 1980
9-Month
50.06"
(1,271.52mm)
41.50"
(1,054.10mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1983
Jul 1979–Apr 1980
10-Month
58.93"
(1,496.82mm)
47.19"
(1,198.63mm)
11.74"
(298.19mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1979 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1983
Jun 1979–Apr 1980
11-Month
60.93"
(1,547.62mm)
51.78"
(1,315.21mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1983
May 1979–Apr 1980
12-Month
67.28"
(1,708.91mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
10.34"
(262.63mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1979 1925
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1990
Nov 1978–Apr 1980
18-Month
108.21"
(2,748.53mm)
86.41"
(2,194.81mm)
21.80"
(553.72mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1979 1918
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1992
May 1978–Apr 1980
24-Month
134.51"
(3,416.55mm)
113.99"
(2,895.35mm)
20.52"
(521.20mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1979 1918
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1991
May 1977–Apr 1980
36-Month
188.86"
(4,797.04mm)
171.12"
(4,346.45mm)
17.74"
(450.59mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1979 1918
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1992
May 1976–Apr 1980
48-Month
244.74"
(6,216.40mm)
228.11"
(5,793.99mm)
16.63"
(422.41mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1979 1918
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1993
May 1975–Apr 1980
60-Month
304.68"
(7,738.87mm)
284.91"
(7,236.71mm)
19.77"
(502.16mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1979 1919
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1994

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/