Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1983
1-Month
8.81"
(223.77mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 1998
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1907
Apr–May 1983
2-Month
15.82"
(401.83mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Mar–May 1983
3-Month
20.86"
(529.84mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1982 1963
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Feb–May 1983
4-Month
28.98"
(736.09mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Jan–May 1983
5-Month
33.54"
(851.92mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
8.82"
(224.03mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1982 1963
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Dec 1982–May 1983
6-Month
47.99"
(1,218.95mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
17.79"
(451.87mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 2011
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Nov 1982–May 1983
7-Month
54.59"
(1,386.59mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
20.13"
(511.31mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1963
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Oct 1982–May 1983
8-Month
58.82"
(1,494.03mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
20.93"
(531.62mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Sep 1982–May 1983
9-Month
62.78"
(1,594.61mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
20.78"
(527.81mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Aug 1982–May 1983
10-Month
67.79"
(1,721.87mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
21.13"
(536.71mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jul 1982–May 1983
11-Month
72.44"
(1,839.98mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
20.10"
(510.54mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jun 1982–May 1983
12-Month
77.83"
(1,976.88mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
20.89"
(530.60mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Dec 1981–May 1983
18-Month
102.95"
(2,614.93mm)
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1992
Jun 1981–May 1983
24-Month
127.33"
(3,234.18mm)
114.02"
(2,896.11mm)
13.31"
(338.07mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Jun 1980–May 1983
36-Month
166.37"
(4,225.80mm)
171.14"
(4,346.96mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1975
Jun 1979–May 1983
48-Month
236.34"
(6,003.04mm)
228.16"
(5,795.26mm)
8.18"
(207.78mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1993
Jun 1978–May 1983
60-Month
303.63"
(7,712.20mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
18.66"
(473.96mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1993

Citing This Page

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