Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, January 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1898
1-Month
7.20"
(182.88mm)
5.14"
(130.56mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1897 1928
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Dec 1897–Jan 1898
2-Month
14.81"
(376.17mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
4.19"
(106.42mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1897 1981
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 1932
Nov 1897–Jan 1898
3-Month
17.90"
(454.66mm)
14.88"
(377.95mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1897 1904
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 1932
Oct 1897–Jan 1898
4-Month
21.49"
(545.85mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1897 1904
36th Wettest Wettest to Date 1932
Sep 1897–Jan 1898
5-Month
23.39"
(594.11mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1904
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Aug 1897–Jan 1898
6-Month
28.98"
(736.09mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1904
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jul 1897–Jan 1898
7-Month
33.11"
(840.99mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1897 1925
61st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jun 1897–Jan 1898
8-Month
36.43"
(925.32mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1897 1925
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
May 1897–Jan 1898
9-Month
39.19"
(995.43mm)
42.52"
(1,080.01mm)
-3.33"
(-84.58mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1897 1918
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1990
Apr 1897–Jan 1898
10-Month
43.69"
(1,109.73mm)
47.41"
(1,204.21mm)
-3.72"
(-94.48mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1897 1925
90th Wettest Wettest to Date 1992
Mar 1897–Jan 1898
11-Month
49.22"
(1,250.19mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1897 1925
80th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Feb 1897–Jan 1898
12-Month
53.24"
(1,352.30mm)
57.05"
(1,449.07mm)
-3.81"
(-96.77mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1918
83rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Aug 1896–Jan 1898
18-Month
77.61"
(1,971.29mm)
84.19"
(2,138.43mm)
-6.58"
(-167.14mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1918
91st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Feb 1896–Jan 1898
24-Month
102.17"
(2,595.12mm)
114.10"
(2,898.14mm)
-11.93"
(-303.02mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1897 1918
103rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Feb 1895–Jan 1898
36-Month
153.30"
(3,893.82mm)
171.20"
(4,348.48mm)
-17.90"
(-454.66mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 1918
108th Wettest Wettest to Date 1992

Citing This Page

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