Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
9.05"
(229.87mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1988 1998
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1907
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
10.91"
(277.11mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1991
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
16.57"
(420.88mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1963
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1991
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
19.29"
(489.97mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1991
Ties: 1992
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
25.38"
(644.65mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1988 1963
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1991
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
31.20"
(792.48mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1988 2011
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1991
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
34.16"
(867.66mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1986 1963
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1991
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
38.46"
(976.88mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
0.57"
(14.47mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
43.66"
(1,108.96mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1988 1904
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
50.02"
(1,270.51mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
3.36"
(85.35mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
56.13"
(1,425.70mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
3.79"
(96.26mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
59.00"
(1,498.60mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
88.06"
(2,236.72mm)
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
0.77"
(19.55mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1987 1925
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1992
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
118.06"
(2,998.72mm)
114.02"
(2,896.11mm)
4.04"
(102.61mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1987 1918
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1991
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
180.85"
(4,593.59mm)
171.14"
(4,346.96mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
235.85"
(5,990.59mm)
228.16"
(5,795.26mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1993
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
292.80"
(7,437.12mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993

Citing This Page

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