Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2005
1-Month
3.28"
(83.31mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2003 1998
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1907
Apr–May 2005
2-Month
6.61"
(167.89mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2003 1925
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Mar–May 2005
3-Month
9.96"
(252.98mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
-4.99"
(-126.75mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2003 1963
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Feb–May 2005
4-Month
16.69"
(423.93mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-2.89"
(-73.40mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2003 1925
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Jan–May 2005
5-Month
20.28"
(515.11mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
-4.44"
(-112.78mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1963
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Dec 2004–May 2005
6-Month
24.35"
(618.49mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
-5.85"
(-148.59mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2002 2011
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Nov 2004–May 2005
7-Month
33.58"
(852.93mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2003 1963
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Oct 2004–May 2005
8-Month
40.82"
(1,036.83mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2002 1904
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1983
Sep 2004–May 2005
9-Month
42.57"
(1,081.28mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2002 1904
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1983
Aug 2004–May 2005
10-Month
45.97"
(1,167.64mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2001 1925
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1983
Jul 2004–May 2005
11-Month
50.30"
(1,277.62mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2001 1925
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1983
Jun 2004–May 2005
12-Month
61.91"
(1,572.51mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
4.97"
(126.23mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1925
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1983
Dec 2003–May 2005
18-Month
96.10"
(2,440.94mm)
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
8.81"
(223.77mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2004 1925
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1992
Jun 2003–May 2005
24-Month
127.28"
(3,232.91mm)
114.02"
(2,896.11mm)
13.26"
(336.80mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Jun 2002–May 2005
36-Month
190.31"
(4,833.87mm)
171.14"
(4,346.96mm)
19.17"
(486.91mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2003 1918
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1975
Jun 2001–May 2005
48-Month
255.01"
(6,477.25mm)
228.16"
(5,795.26mm)
26.85"
(681.99mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2004 1918
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1993
Jun 2000–May 2005
60-Month
307.77"
(7,817.36mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
22.80"
(579.12mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1918
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1993

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/