Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1927

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1927
1-Month
5.15"
(130.81mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1926 1998
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1907
Apr–May 1927
2-Month
11.07"
(281.18mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1926 1925
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1991
Mar–May 1927
3-Month
18.34"
(465.84mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1925 1963
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1991
Feb–May 1927
4-Month
24.27"
(616.46mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1926 1925
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1991
Ties: 1935
Jan–May 1927
5-Month
26.72"
(678.69mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1925 1963
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1991
Dec 1926–May 1927
6-Month
33.16"
(842.26mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1925 2011
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1991
Nov 1926–May 1927
7-Month
37.03"
(940.56mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1925 1963
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1991
Oct 1926–May 1927
8-Month
41.61"
(1,056.89mm)
37.89"
(962.41mm)
3.72"
(94.48mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1925 1904
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1983
Sep 1926–May 1927
9-Month
44.22"
(1,123.19mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1925 1904
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1983
Aug 1926–May 1927
10-Month
51.66"
(1,312.16mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1983
Jul 1926–May 1927
11-Month
56.92"
(1,445.77mm)
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1983
Jun 1926–May 1927
12-Month
60.50"
(1,536.70mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1983
Dec 1925–May 1927
18-Month
94.28"
(2,394.71mm)
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
6.99"
(177.54mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1925
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1992
Jun 1925–May 1927
24-Month
126.05"
(3,201.67mm)
114.02"
(2,896.11mm)
12.03"
(305.56mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1926 1918
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1991
Jun 1924–May 1927
36-Month
155.49"
(3,949.45mm)
171.14"
(4,346.96mm)
-15.65"
(-397.51mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1919 1918
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1975
Jun 1923–May 1927
48-Month
219.00"
(5,562.60mm)
228.16"
(5,795.26mm)
-9.16"
(-232.66mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1993
Jun 1922–May 1927
60-Month
283.12"
(7,191.25mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1918
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/