Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, April 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1953
1-Month
7.82"
(198.63mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1952 1965
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1991
Mar–Apr 1953
2-Month
12.91"
(327.91mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1952 1925
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1980
Ties: 1921
Feb–Apr 1953
3-Month
19.56"
(496.82mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
5.14"
(130.55mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1952 1925
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1991
Jan–Apr 1953
4-Month
22.69"
(576.33mm)
19.56"
(496.82mm)
3.13"
(79.51mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1952 1986
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Dec 1952–Apr 1953
5-Month
28.28"
(718.31mm)
25.04"
(636.02mm)
3.24"
(82.29mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1981
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Nov 1952–Apr 1953
6-Month
32.73"
(831.34mm)
29.30"
(744.22mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1952 1986
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Oct 1952–Apr 1953
7-Month
32.76"
(832.10mm)
32.74"
(831.60mm)
0.02"
(0.50mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1904
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1983
Sep 1952–Apr 1953
8-Month
34.97"
(888.24mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1951 1904
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Aug 1952–Apr 1953
9-Month
37.72"
(958.09mm)
41.50"
(1,054.10mm)
-3.78"
(-96.01mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1952 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1983
Jul 1952–Apr 1953
10-Month
44.11"
(1,120.39mm)
47.19"
(1,198.63mm)
-3.08"
(-78.24mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1952 1925
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1983
Jun 1952–Apr 1953
11-Month
45.52"
(1,156.21mm)
51.78"
(1,315.21mm)
-6.26"
(-159.00mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
May 1952–Apr 1953
12-Month
51.21"
(1,300.73mm)
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
-5.73"
(-145.55mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1952 1925
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1990
Nov 1951–Apr 1953
18-Month
79.39"
(2,016.51mm)
86.41"
(2,194.81mm)
-7.02"
(-178.30mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1952 1918
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1992
May 1951–Apr 1953
24-Month
100.38"
(2,549.65mm)
113.99"
(2,895.35mm)
-13.61"
(-345.70mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1937 1918
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1991
May 1950–Apr 1953
36-Month
154.83"
(3,932.68mm)
171.12"
(4,346.45mm)
-16.29"
(-413.77mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1939 1918
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1992
May 1949–Apr 1953
48-Month
214.08"
(5,437.63mm)
228.11"
(5,793.99mm)
-14.03"
(-356.36mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
May 1948–Apr 1953
60-Month
273.69"
(6,951.73mm)
284.91"
(7,236.71mm)
-11.22"
(-284.98mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1940 1919
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/