Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1896
1-Month
3.25"
(82.55mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1999
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2016
Jul–Aug 1896
2-Month
5.56"
(141.22mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1924
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2016
Jun–Aug 1896
3-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-4.78"
(-121.41mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1924
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2017
May–Aug 1896
4-Month
12.25"
(311.15mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-7.74"
(-196.60mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1924
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2017
Apr–Aug 1896
5-Month
16.08"
(408.43mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-8.75"
(-222.25mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1924
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1991
Mar–Aug 1896
6-Month
20.77"
(527.56mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-9.02"
(-229.11mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1925
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2016
Feb–Aug 1896
7-Month
27.81"
(706.37mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-6.60"
(-167.64mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1925
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1991
Jan–Aug 1896
8-Month
31.41"
(797.81mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-8.14"
(-206.76mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 2011
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1991
Dec 1895–Aug 1896
9-Month
36.14"
(917.96mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-8.89"
(-225.80mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 2011
106th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Nov 1895–Aug 1896
10-Month
39.97"
(1,015.24mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
-9.32"
(-236.73mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 2000
107th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Oct 1895–Aug 1896
11-Month
42.64"
(1,083.06mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
-10.09"
(-256.28mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 1925
110th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 1895–Aug 1896
12-Month
44.25"
(1,123.95mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-12.58"
(-319.53mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1925
113th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Mar 1895–Aug 1896
18-Month
75.51"
(1,917.95mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-11.27"
(-286.26mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1925
108th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/