Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2001
1-Month
1.94"
(49.28mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-3.22"
(-81.78mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1998 1998
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1907
Apr–May 2001
2-Month
3.81"
(96.77mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-6.19"
(-157.23mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1991
Mar–May 2001
3-Month
13.13"
(333.50mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1999 1963
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1991
Feb–May 2001
4-Month
16.70"
(424.18mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1991
Jan–May 2001
5-Month
22.28"
(565.91mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
-2.44"
(-61.98mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2000 1963
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1991
Dec 2000–May 2001
6-Month
26.30"
(668.02mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2000 2011
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1991
Nov 2000–May 2001
7-Month
37.82"
(960.63mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
3.36"
(85.35mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2000 1963
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1991
Oct 2000–May 2001
8-Month
39.14"
(994.16mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2000 1904
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Sep 2000–May 2001
9-Month
42.83"
(1,087.88mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2000 1904
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Aug 2000–May 2001
10-Month
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Jul 2000–May 2001
11-Month
47.69"
(1,211.33mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
-4.65"
(-118.11mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Jun 2000–May 2001
12-Month
52.76"
(1,340.10mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
-4.18"
(-106.18mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Dec 1999–May 2001
18-Month
74.55"
(1,893.57mm)
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
-12.74"
(-323.60mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1992
Jun 1999–May 2001
24-Month
95.49"
(2,425.45mm)
114.02"
(2,896.11mm)
-18.53"
(-470.66mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1991
Jun 1998–May 2001
36-Month
153.17"
(3,890.52mm)
171.14"
(4,346.96mm)
-17.97"
(-456.44mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1975
Jun 1997–May 2001
48-Month
212.39"
(5,394.71mm)
228.16"
(5,795.26mm)
-15.77"
(-400.55mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1993
Jun 1996–May 2001
60-Month
282.32"
(7,170.93mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2000 1918
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1993

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/