Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, December 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1896
1-Month
1.83"
(46.48mm)
5.47"
(138.94mm)
-3.64"
(-92.46mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1958
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1982
Nov–Dec 1896
2-Month
7.51"
(190.75mm)
9.81"
(249.17mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
35th Driest Driest to Date 1917
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1982
Oct–Dec 1896
3-Month
12.75"
(323.85mm)
13.23"
(336.04mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1895 1917
69th Wettest Wettest to Date 1982
Sep–Dec 1896
4-Month
15.23"
(386.84mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1895 1917
80th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Aug–Dec 1896
5-Month
18.48"
(469.39mm)
21.98"
(558.29mm)
-3.50"
(-88.90mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1895 1924
97th Wettest Wettest to Date 2002
Jul–Dec 1896
6-Month
20.79"
(528.07mm)
27.62"
(701.55mm)
-6.83"
(-173.48mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1924
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2009
Jun–Dec 1896
7-Month
25.28"
(642.11mm)
32.18"
(817.37mm)
-6.90"
(-175.26mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1924
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1940
May–Dec 1896
8-Month
27.48"
(697.99mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
-9.85"
(-250.19mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1924
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2004
Apr–Dec 1896
9-Month
31.31"
(795.27mm)
42.17"
(1,071.12mm)
-10.86"
(-275.85mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1924
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1940
Mar–Dec 1896
10-Month
36.00"
(914.40mm)
47.13"
(1,197.10mm)
-11.13"
(-282.70mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1924
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1973
Feb–Dec 1896
11-Month
43.04"
(1,093.22mm)
51.75"
(1,314.45mm)
-8.71"
(-221.23mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 1924
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1940
Jan–Dec 1896
12-Month
46.64"
(1,184.66mm)
56.89"
(1,445.01mm)
-10.25"
(-260.35mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 1924
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1991
Jul 1895–Dec 1896
18-Month
70.75"
(1,797.05mm)
84.52"
(2,146.81mm)
-13.77"
(-349.76mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1925
113th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan 1895–Dec 1896
24-Month
98.65"
(2,505.71mm)
113.97"
(2,894.84mm)
-15.32"
(-389.13mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 2011
112th Wettest Wettest to Date 1992

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/