Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1916
1-Month
4.34"
(110.24mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1913 1999
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2016
Jul–Aug 1916
2-Month
11.83"
(300.48mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1913 1924
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2016
Jun–Aug 1916
3-Month
15.83"
(402.08mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1915 1924
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2017
May–Aug 1916
4-Month
24.05"
(610.87mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1924
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2017
Apr–Aug 1916
5-Month
27.38"
(695.45mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1915 1924
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1991
Mar–Aug 1916
6-Month
28.68"
(728.47mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1925
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2016
Feb–Aug 1916
7-Month
30.08"
(764.03mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-4.33"
(-109.98mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1906 1925
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1991
Jan–Aug 1916
8-Month
37.14"
(943.36mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1914 2011
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1991
Dec 1915–Aug 1916
9-Month
41.79"
(1,061.47mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-3.24"
(-82.29mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1914 2011
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1991
Nov 1915–Aug 1916
10-Month
44.74"
(1,136.40mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
-4.55"
(-115.57mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1914 2000
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1991
Oct 1915–Aug 1916
11-Month
48.72"
(1,237.49mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
-4.01"
(-101.85mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1925
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2016
Sep 1915–Aug 1916
12-Month
51.59"
(1,310.39mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-5.24"
(-133.09mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1911 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1991
Mar 1915–Aug 1916
18-Month
77.01"
(1,956.05mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-9.77"
(-248.16mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1904 1925
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2017
Sep 1914–Aug 1916
24-Month
104.81"
(2,662.17mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-9.10"
(-231.14mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1975
Sep 1913–Aug 1916
36-Month
165.62"
(4,206.75mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-5.32"
(-135.13mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1975
Ties: 2006
Sep 1912–Aug 1916
48-Month
222.10"
(5,641.34mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
-5.87"
(-149.10mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1912 1918
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1975
Sep 1911–Aug 1916
60-Month
288.91"
(7,338.31mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1915 1918
47th 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 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/