Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, January 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1897
1-Month
5.89"
(149.61mm)
5.14"
(130.56mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1896 1928
41st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Ties: 1961
Dec 1896–Jan 1897
2-Month
7.72"
(196.09mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1981
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1932
Nov 1896–Jan 1897
3-Month
13.40"
(340.36mm)
14.88"
(377.95mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
79th Wettest Wettest to Date 1932
Ties: 1905
Oct 1896–Jan 1897
4-Month
18.64"
(473.46mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
58th Wettest Wettest to Date 1932
Ties: 1916
Sep 1896–Jan 1897
5-Month
21.12"
(536.45mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
74th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Aug 1896–Jan 1897
6-Month
24.37"
(619.00mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-2.71"
(-68.83mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
83rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jul 1896–Jan 1897
7-Month
26.68"
(677.67mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
-6.09"
(-154.69mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1925
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1974
Jun 1896–Jan 1897
8-Month
31.17"
(791.72mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
-6.19"
(-157.22mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1925
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1941
May 1896–Jan 1897
9-Month
33.37"
(847.60mm)
42.52"
(1,080.01mm)
-9.15"
(-232.41mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 1918
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1990
Apr 1896–Jan 1897
10-Month
37.20"
(944.88mm)
47.41"
(1,204.21mm)
-10.21"
(-259.33mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1925
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1992
Mar 1896–Jan 1897
11-Month
41.89"
(1,064.01mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
-10.48"
(-266.19mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1925
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1974
Feb 1896–Jan 1897
12-Month
48.93"
(1,242.82mm)
57.05"
(1,449.07mm)
-8.12"
(-206.25mm)
23rd Driest Driest to Date 1918
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1974
Aug 1895–Jan 1897
18-Month
70.51"
(1,790.95mm)
84.19"
(2,138.43mm)
-13.68"
(-347.48mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1918
110th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Feb 1895–Jan 1897
24-Month
100.06"
(2,541.52mm)
114.10"
(2,898.14mm)
-14.04"
(-356.62mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1918
110th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/