Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1937

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1937
1-Month
5.50"
(139.70mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1936 1999
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2016
Jul–Aug 1937
2-Month
10.23"
(259.84mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1935 1924
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2016
Jun–Aug 1937
3-Month
15.24"
(387.10mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1936 1924
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2017
May–Aug 1937
4-Month
18.21"
(462.53mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-1.78"
(-45.22mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1936 1924
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2017
Apr–Aug 1937
5-Month
21.53"
(546.86mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1936 1924
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Ties: 1947
Mar–Aug 1937
6-Month
26.55"
(674.37mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1925
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2016
Ties: 1952
Feb–Aug 1937
7-Month
29.29"
(743.97mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-5.12"
(-130.04mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1936 1925
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Jan–Aug 1937
8-Month
38.24"
(971.30mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1936 2011
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Dec 1936–Aug 1937
9-Month
43.25"
(1,098.55mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1936 2011
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Nov 1936–Aug 1937
10-Month
47.13"
(1,197.10mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
-2.16"
(-54.87mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1936 2000
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Oct 1936–Aug 1937
11-Month
49.37"
(1,254.00mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1936 1925
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2016
Sep 1936–Aug 1937
12-Month
51.91"
(1,318.51mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-4.92"
(-124.97mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1936 1925
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Mar 1936–Aug 1937
18-Month
73.74"
(1,873.00mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-13.04"
(-331.21mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1931 1925
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2017
Sep 1935–Aug 1937
24-Month
96.78"
(2,458.21mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-17.13"
(-435.10mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1975
Sep 1934–Aug 1937
36-Month
156.79"
(3,982.47mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-14.15"
(-359.41mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1936 1918
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1975
Sep 1933–Aug 1937
48-Month
207.07"
(5,259.58mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
-20.90"
(-530.86mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1919 1918
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1975
Sep 1932–Aug 1937
60-Month
273.76"
(6,953.50mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
-11.09"
(-281.69mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1931 1918
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1936 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/