Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1899
1-Month
4.50"
(114.30mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1896 1999
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2016
Jul–Aug 1899
2-Month
8.00"
(203.20mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1924
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2016
Ties: 1907
Jun–Aug 1899
3-Month
13.19"
(335.03mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-1.64"
(-41.65mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1897 1924
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2017
May–Aug 1899
4-Month
14.23"
(361.44mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-5.76"
(-146.31mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1896 1924
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2017
Apr–Aug 1899
5-Month
17.18"
(436.37mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-7.65"
(-194.31mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1896 1924
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1991
Mar–Aug 1899
6-Month
20.56"
(522.22mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-9.23"
(-234.45mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1925
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2016
Feb–Aug 1899
7-Month
23.89"
(606.81mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-10.52"
(-267.20mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1925
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1991
Jan–Aug 1899
8-Month
30.95"
(786.13mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-8.60"
(-218.44mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 2011
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1991
Dec 1898–Aug 1899
9-Month
34.08"
(865.63mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-10.95"
(-278.13mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 2011
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1991
Nov 1898–Aug 1899
10-Month
41.32"
(1,049.53mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
-7.97"
(-202.44mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1896 2000
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1991
Oct 1898–Aug 1899
11-Month
45.87"
(1,165.10mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
-6.86"
(-174.24mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1896 1925
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2016
Sep 1898–Aug 1899
12-Month
55.20"
(1,402.08mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1897 1925
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1991
Mar 1898–Aug 1899
18-Month
83.01"
(2,108.45mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-3.77"
(-95.76mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1898 1925
80th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Sep 1897–Aug 1899
24-Month
111.61"
(2,834.89mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1898 1918
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Sep 1896–Aug 1899
36-Month
162.58"
(4,129.53mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-8.36"
(-212.35mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1898 1918
83rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Sep 1895–Aug 1899
48-Month
206.83"
(5,253.48mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
-21.14"
(-536.96mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1918
111th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975

Citing This Page

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