Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, April 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1998
1-Month
3.74"
(95.00mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1990 1965
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1991
Ties: 1948
Mar–Apr 1998
2-Month
8.90"
(226.06mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1980
Feb–Apr 1998
3-Month
15.07"
(382.78mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1991
Jan–Apr 1998
4-Month
27.28"
(692.91mm)
19.56"
(496.82mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1997 1986
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1991
Dec 1997–Apr 1998
5-Month
33.04"
(839.22mm)
25.04"
(636.02mm)
8.00"
(203.20mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1997 1981
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1991
Ties: 1900
Nov 1997–Apr 1998
6-Month
38.41"
(975.61mm)
29.30"
(744.22mm)
9.11"
(231.39mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1997 1986
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1983
Oct 1997–Apr 1998
7-Month
42.61"
(1,082.29mm)
32.74"
(831.60mm)
9.87"
(250.69mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1997 1904
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1983
Sep 1997–Apr 1998
8-Month
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
8.31"
(211.07mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1996 1904
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1983
Aug 1997–Apr 1998
9-Month
48.75"
(1,238.25mm)
41.50"
(1,054.10mm)
7.25"
(184.15mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1983
Jul 1997–Apr 1998
10-Month
53.32"
(1,354.33mm)
47.19"
(1,198.63mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1983
Jun 1997–Apr 1998
11-Month
58.77"
(1,492.76mm)
51.78"
(1,315.21mm)
6.99"
(177.55mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1983
May 1997–Apr 1998
12-Month
65.04"
(1,652.02mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1990
Nov 1996–Apr 1998
18-Month
99.70"
(2,532.38mm)
86.41"
(2,194.81mm)
13.29"
(337.57mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1997 1918
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1992
May 1996–Apr 1998
24-Month
130.95"
(3,326.13mm)
113.99"
(2,895.35mm)
16.96"
(430.78mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1997 1918
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1991
May 1995–Apr 1998
36-Month
180.57"
(4,586.48mm)
171.12"
(4,346.45mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1992
May 1994–Apr 1998
48-Month
247.16"
(6,277.86mm)
228.11"
(5,793.99mm)
19.05"
(483.87mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1997 1918
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1993
May 1993–Apr 1998
60-Month
301.09"
(7,647.69mm)
284.91"
(7,236.71mm)
16.18"
(410.98mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1919
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/