Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1920
1-Month
6.73"
(170.94mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
2.09"
(53.08mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1919 1999
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2016
Jul–Aug 1920
2-Month
14.97"
(380.24mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1919 1924
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2016
Jun–Aug 1920
3-Month
19.69"
(500.13mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
4.86"
(123.45mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1919 1924
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2017
May–Aug 1920
4-Month
24.74"
(628.40mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
4.75"
(120.65mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1918 1924
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2017
Apr–Aug 1920
5-Month
30.09"
(764.29mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
5.26"
(133.61mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1918 1924
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1991
Mar–Aug 1920
6-Month
33.84"
(859.54mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1918 1925
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2016
Ties: 1935
Feb–Aug 1920
7-Month
36.93"
(938.02mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1918 1925
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1991
Jan–Aug 1920
8-Month
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1918 2011
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1991
Ties: 1959
Dec 1919–Aug 1920
9-Month
46.76"
(1,187.70mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1918 2011
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1991
Nov 1919–Aug 1920
10-Month
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1918 2000
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1991
Oct 1919–Aug 1920
11-Month
63.34"
(1,608.84mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
10.61"
(269.50mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1918 1925
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2016
Sep 1919–Aug 1920
12-Month
65.64"
(1,667.26mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
8.81"
(223.78mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1918 1925
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1991
Mar 1919–Aug 1920
18-Month
102.53"
(2,604.26mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
15.75"
(400.05mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1919 1925
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Sep 1918–Aug 1920
24-Month
136.39"
(3,464.31mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
22.48"
(571.00mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1919 1918
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Sep 1917–Aug 1920
36-Month
174.53"
(4,433.06mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
3.59"
(91.18mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1919 1918
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1975
Sep 1916–Aug 1920
48-Month
218.75"
(5,556.25mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
-9.22"
(-234.19mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1919 1918
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1975
Sep 1915–Aug 1920
60-Month
270.34"
(6,866.64mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
-14.51"
(-368.55mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1919 1918
93rd 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 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/