Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1900
1-Month
4.24"
(107.70mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1999
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2016
Jul–Aug 1900
2-Month
11.59"
(294.39mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
1.31"
(33.28mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1899 1924
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2016
Jun–Aug 1900
3-Month
20.65"
(524.51mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1899 1924
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
May–Aug 1900
4-Month
25.40"
(645.16mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
5.41"
(137.41mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1899 1924
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Apr–Aug 1900
5-Month
34.97"
(888.24mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1899 1924
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Mar–Aug 1900
6-Month
40.40"
(1,026.16mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1899 1925
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Feb–Aug 1900
7-Month
47.29"
(1,201.17mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
12.88"
(327.16mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1899 1925
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Jan–Aug 1900
8-Month
51.75"
(1,314.45mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
12.20"
(309.88mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1899 2011
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Dec 1899–Aug 1900
9-Month
58.44"
(1,484.38mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
13.41"
(340.62mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1899 2011
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Nov 1899–Aug 1900
10-Month
60.81"
(1,544.57mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
11.52"
(292.60mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1899 2000
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Oct 1899–Aug 1900
11-Month
62.58"
(1,589.53mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1899 1925
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 1899–Aug 1900
12-Month
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
7.45"
(189.23mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1899 1925
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Mar 1899–Aug 1900
18-Month
84.84"
(2,154.94mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1899 1925
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Sep 1898–Aug 1900
24-Month
119.48"
(3,034.79mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1899 1918
43rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Sep 1897–Aug 1900
36-Month
175.89"
(4,467.61mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1899 1918
44th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Ties: 1977
Sep 1896–Aug 1900
48-Month
226.86"
(5,762.24mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1899 1918
61st Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Sep 1895–Aug 1900
60-Month
271.11"
(6,886.19mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
-13.74"
(-349.00mm)
32nd Driest Driest to Date 1918
89th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993

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/