Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1917
1-Month
5.69"
(144.53mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1916 1999
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2016
Jul–Aug 1917
2-Month
10.86"
(275.84mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1913 1924
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Jun–Aug 1917
3-Month
12.19"
(309.63mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-2.64"
(-67.05mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1907 1924
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2017
May–Aug 1917
4-Month
13.61"
(345.69mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-6.38"
(-162.06mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1896 1924
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2017
Apr–Aug 1917
5-Month
18.41"
(467.61mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-6.42"
(-163.07mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1902 1924
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Mar–Aug 1917
6-Month
22.00"
(558.80mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-7.79"
(-197.87mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1899 1925
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Feb–Aug 1917
7-Month
26.45"
(671.83mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-7.96"
(-202.18mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1902 1925
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Jan–Aug 1917
8-Month
32.05"
(814.07mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-7.50"
(-190.50mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1906 2011
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Dec 1916–Aug 1917
9-Month
36.88"
(936.75mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-8.15"
(-207.01mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1904 2011
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Nov 1916–Aug 1917
10-Month
38.16"
(969.26mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
-11.13"
(-282.71mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1904 2000
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Oct 1916–Aug 1917
11-Month
41.58"
(1,056.13mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
-11.15"
(-283.21mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1904 1925
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Sep 1916–Aug 1917
12-Month
44.22"
(1,123.19mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-12.61"
(-320.29mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1904 1925
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Mar 1916–Aug 1917
18-Month
72.90"
(1,851.66mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-13.88"
(-352.55mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1904 1925
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2017
Sep 1915–Aug 1917
24-Month
95.81"
(2,433.57mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-18.10"
(-459.74mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1902 1918
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1975
Sep 1914–Aug 1917
36-Month
149.03"
(3,785.36mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-21.91"
(-556.52mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1904 1918
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1975
Sep 1913–Aug 1917
48-Month
209.84"
(5,329.94mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
-18.13"
(-460.50mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1975
Sep 1912–Aug 1917
60-Month
266.32"
(6,764.53mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
-18.53"
(-470.66mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1906 1918
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/