Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, January 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1899
1-Month
7.06"
(179.32mm)
5.14"
(130.56mm)
1.92"
(48.76mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1897 1928
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1998
Ties: 1916
Dec 1898–Jan 1899
2-Month
10.19"
(258.83mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1897 1981
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1932
Nov 1898–Jan 1899
3-Month
17.43"
(442.72mm)
14.88"
(377.95mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1904
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1932
Ties: 1975
Oct 1898–Jan 1899
4-Month
21.98"
(558.29mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1898 1904
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 1932
Sep 1898–Jan 1899
5-Month
31.31"
(795.27mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
8.89"
(225.80mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1898 1904
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Aug 1898–Jan 1899
6-Month
37.54"
(953.52mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
10.46"
(265.69mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1898 1904
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jul 1898–Jan 1899
7-Month
43.10"
(1,094.74mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
10.33"
(262.38mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1898 1925
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jun 1898–Jan 1899
8-Month
51.14"
(1,298.96mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
13.78"
(350.02mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1925
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
May 1898–Jan 1899
9-Month
52.64"
(1,337.06mm)
42.52"
(1,080.01mm)
10.12"
(257.05mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1898 1918
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 1990
Apr 1898–Jan 1899
10-Month
55.80"
(1,417.32mm)
47.41"
(1,204.21mm)
8.39"
(213.11mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1898 1925
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1992
Mar 1898–Jan 1899
11-Month
59.12"
(1,501.65mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
6.75"
(171.45mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1898 1925
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Feb 1898–Jan 1899
12-Month
64.33"
(1,633.98mm)
57.05"
(1,449.07mm)
7.28"
(184.91mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1898 1918
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Aug 1897–Jan 1899
18-Month
93.31"
(2,370.07mm)
84.19"
(2,138.43mm)
9.12"
(231.64mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1898 1918
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Feb 1897–Jan 1899
24-Month
117.57"
(2,986.28mm)
114.10"
(2,898.14mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1918
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Feb 1896–Jan 1899
36-Month
166.50"
(4,229.10mm)
171.20"
(4,348.48mm)
-4.70"
(-119.38mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1898 1918
74th Wettest Wettest to Date 1992
Feb 1895–Jan 1899
48-Month
217.63"
(5,527.80mm)
228.12"
(5,794.25mm)
-10.49"
(-266.45mm)
36th Driest Driest to Date 1905
86th 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/