Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, April 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1987
1-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
-3.88"
(-98.56mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1991
Mar–Apr 1987
2-Month
5.37"
(136.40mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
-4.43"
(-112.52mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1980
Feb–Apr 1987
3-Month
13.88"
(352.55mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1991
Jan–Apr 1987
4-Month
19.69"
(500.13mm)
19.56"
(496.82mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1991
Dec 1986–Apr 1987
5-Month
25.52"
(648.21mm)
25.04"
(636.02mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1991
Ties: 1952
Nov 1986–Apr 1987
6-Month
34.55"
(877.57mm)
29.30"
(744.22mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Oct 1986–Apr 1987
7-Month
40.14"
(1,019.56mm)
32.74"
(831.60mm)
7.40"
(187.96mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Sep 1986–Apr 1987
8-Month
43.85"
(1,113.79mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
7.01"
(178.05mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Aug 1986–Apr 1987
9-Month
47.59"
(1,208.79mm)
41.50"
(1,054.10mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Jul 1986–Apr 1987
10-Month
50.61"
(1,285.49mm)
47.19"
(1,198.63mm)
3.42"
(86.86mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Jun 1986–Apr 1987
11-Month
57.32"
(1,455.93mm)
51.78"
(1,315.21mm)
5.54"
(140.72mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
May 1986–Apr 1987
12-Month
62.55"
(1,588.77mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
5.61"
(142.49mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1990
Nov 1985–Apr 1987
18-Month
79.44"
(2,017.78mm)
86.41"
(2,194.81mm)
-6.97"
(-177.03mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1986 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1992
May 1985–Apr 1987
24-Month
115.14"
(2,924.56mm)
113.99"
(2,895.35mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1986 1918
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1991
May 1984–Apr 1987
36-Month
174.52"
(4,432.81mm)
171.12"
(4,346.45mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1986 1918
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1992
May 1983–Apr 1987
48-Month
235.18"
(5,973.57mm)
228.11"
(5,793.99mm)
7.07"
(179.58mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1993
May 1982–Apr 1987
60-Month
307.28"
(7,804.91mm)
284.91"
(7,236.71mm)
22.37"
(568.20mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1919
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/