Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, March 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1899
1-Month
3.38"
(85.85mm)
4.96"
(125.98mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1898 1910
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1926
Feb–Mar 1899
2-Month
6.71"
(170.43mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1916
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1903
Jan–Mar 1899
3-Month
13.77"
(349.76mm)
14.72"
(373.89mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1895 1986
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1998
Dec 1898–Mar 1899
4-Month
16.90"
(429.26mm)
20.20"
(513.08mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
32nd Driest Driest to Date 1918
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1983
Nov 1898–Mar 1899
5-Month
24.14"
(613.16mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
-0.32"
(-8.12mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1897 1918
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1983
Oct 1898–Mar 1899
6-Month
28.69"
(728.73mm)
27.90"
(708.66mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1897 1918
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1983
Sep 1898–Mar 1899
7-Month
38.02"
(965.71mm)
32.00"
(812.80mm)
6.02"
(152.91mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1898 1918
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Aug 1898–Mar 1899
8-Month
44.25"
(1,123.95mm)
36.66"
(931.16mm)
7.59"
(192.79mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1898 1918
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jul 1898–Mar 1899
9-Month
49.81"
(1,265.17mm)
42.35"
(1,075.69mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1898 1925
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jun 1898–Mar 1899
10-Month
57.85"
(1,469.39mm)
46.94"
(1,192.28mm)
10.91"
(277.11mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1898 1925
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
May 1898–Mar 1899
11-Month
59.35"
(1,507.49mm)
52.10"
(1,323.34mm)
7.25"
(184.15mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1898 1918
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 1990
Apr 1898–Mar 1899
12-Month
62.51"
(1,587.75mm)
56.99"
(1,447.55mm)
5.52"
(140.20mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1898 1918
25th Wettest Wettest to Date 1992
Ties: 1975
Oct 1897–Mar 1899
18-Month
92.53"
(2,350.26mm)
84.99"
(2,158.75mm)
7.54"
(191.51mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1918
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 1992
Apr 1897–Mar 1899
24-Month
114.73"
(2,914.14mm)
114.04"
(2,896.62mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1918
62nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Apr 1896–Mar 1899
36-Month
161.48"
(4,101.59mm)
171.16"
(4,347.46mm)
-9.68"
(-245.87mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1898 1918
89th Wettest Wettest to Date 1992
Apr 1895–Mar 1899
48-Month
215.68"
(5,478.27mm)
228.12"
(5,794.25mm)
-12.44"
(-315.98mm)
31st Driest Driest to Date 1918
91st Wettest Wettest to Date 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/