Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1944

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1944
1-Month
7.23"
(183.64mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
2.59"
(65.78mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1943 1999
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2016
Jul–Aug 1944
2-Month
10.29"
(261.37mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1943 1924
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 2002
Jun–Aug 1944
3-Month
12.42"
(315.47mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1943 1924
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2017
May–Aug 1944
4-Month
20.13"
(511.30mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1943 1924
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2017
Apr–Aug 1944
5-Month
25.30"
(642.62mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1943 1924
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1991
Ties: 1996
Mar–Aug 1944
6-Month
31.28"
(794.51mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
1.49"
(37.84mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Feb–Aug 1944
7-Month
36.17"
(918.72mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1991
Jan–Aug 1944
8-Month
43.28"
(1,099.31mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1991
Dec 1943–Aug 1944
9-Month
48.39"
(1,229.11mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
3.36"
(85.35mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1991
Nov 1943–Aug 1944
10-Month
52.00"
(1,320.80mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1943 2000
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1991
Oct 1943–Aug 1944
11-Month
53.53"
(1,359.66mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Sep 1943–Aug 1944
12-Month
62.85"
(1,596.39mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
6.02"
(152.91mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1991
Mar 1943–Aug 1944
18-Month
87.43"
(2,220.72mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2017
Sep 1942–Aug 1944
24-Month
107.23"
(2,723.64mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-6.68"
(-169.67mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1943 1918
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1975
Sep 1941–Aug 1944
36-Month
168.42"
(4,277.87mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1939 1918
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1975
Sep 1940–Aug 1944
48-Month
231.60"
(5,882.64mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1943 1918
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1975
Sep 1939–Aug 1944
60-Month
294.27"
(7,474.46mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
9.42"
(239.27mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1943 1918
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/