Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1895

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1895
1-Month
5.14"
(130.56mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
84th Driest Driest to Date 1999
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Ties: 1964
Jul–Aug 1895
2-Month
11.27"
(286.26mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
82nd Driest Driest to Date 1924
44th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Jun–Aug 1895
3-Month
18.40"
(467.36mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
103rd Driest Driest to Date 1924
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
May–Aug 1895
4-Month
23.62"
(599.95mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
97th Driest Driest to Date 1924
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Apr–Aug 1895
5-Month
26.03"
(661.16mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
74th Driest Driest to Date 1924
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Mar–Aug 1895
6-Month
31.26"
(794.00mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
1.47"
(37.33mm)
76th Driest Driest to Date 1925
50th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Feb–Aug 1895
7-Month
34.69"
(881.13mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
0.28"
(7.12mm)
68th Driest Driest to Date 1925
58th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Jan–Aug 1895
8-Month
39.17"
(994.92mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
64th Driest Driest to Date 2011
62nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1991

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/