Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, April 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1981
1-Month
1.43"
(36.32mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
-3.41"
(-86.62mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1976 1965
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Mar–Apr 1981
2-Month
4.98"
(126.49mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1980
Ties: 1971
Feb–Apr 1981
3-Month
9.81"
(249.17mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-4.61"
(-117.10mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Jan–Apr 1981
4-Month
11.51"
(292.35mm)
19.56"
(496.82mm)
-8.05"
(-204.47mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1963 1986
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Dec 1980–Apr 1981
5-Month
13.07"
(331.98mm)
25.04"
(636.02mm)
-11.97"
(-304.04mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Nov 1980–Apr 1981
6-Month
17.04"
(432.82mm)
29.30"
(744.22mm)
-12.26"
(-311.40mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1904 1986
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Oct 1980–Apr 1981
7-Month
21.83"
(554.48mm)
32.74"
(831.60mm)
-10.91"
(-277.12mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1963 1904
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Sep 1980–Apr 1981
8-Month
25.68"
(652.27mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
-11.16"
(-283.47mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1963 1904
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Aug 1980–Apr 1981
9-Month
27.32"
(693.93mm)
41.50"
(1,054.10mm)
-14.18"
(-360.17mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Jul 1980–Apr 1981
10-Month
30.70"
(779.78mm)
47.19"
(1,198.63mm)
-16.49"
(-418.85mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Jun 1980–Apr 1981
11-Month
33.36"
(847.34mm)
51.78"
(1,315.21mm)
-18.42"
(-467.87mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
May 1980–Apr 1981
12-Month
42.40"
(1,076.96mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
-14.54"
(-369.32mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1963 1925
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1990
Nov 1979–Apr 1981
18-Month
79.29"
(2,013.97mm)
86.41"
(2,194.81mm)
-7.12"
(-180.84mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1977 1918
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1992
May 1979–Apr 1981
24-Month
109.68"
(2,785.87mm)
113.99"
(2,895.35mm)
-4.31"
(-109.48mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
May 1978–Apr 1981
36-Month
176.91"
(4,493.51mm)
171.12"
(4,346.45mm)
5.79"
(147.06mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1992
May 1977–Apr 1981
48-Month
231.26"
(5,874.00mm)
228.11"
(5,793.99mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1993
May 1976–Apr 1981
60-Month
287.14"
(7,293.36mm)
284.91"
(7,236.71mm)
2.23"
(56.65mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1919
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/