Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1950
1-Month
3.75"
(95.25mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1947 1999
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
Jul–Aug 1950
2-Month
10.22"
(259.59mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1948 1924
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
Jun–Aug 1950
3-Month
17.43"
(442.72mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1924
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
May–Aug 1950
4-Month
23.72"
(602.49mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1949 1924
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
Apr–Aug 1950
5-Month
29.00"
(736.60mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1949 1924
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1991
Mar–Aug 1950
6-Month
34.40"
(873.76mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
4.61"
(117.09mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1949 1925
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2016
Ties: 2014
Feb–Aug 1950
7-Month
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1949 1925
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1991
Jan–Aug 1950
8-Month
47.18"
(1,198.37mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1949 2011
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1991
Dec 1949–Aug 1950
9-Month
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
7.16"
(181.87mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1949 2011
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1991
Nov 1949–Aug 1950
10-Month
52.59"
(1,335.79mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1948 2000
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1991
Oct 1949–Aug 1950
11-Month
60.28"
(1,531.11mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
7.55"
(191.77mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
Sep 1949–Aug 1950
12-Month
63.95"
(1,624.33mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1991
Mar 1949–Aug 1950
18-Month
97.70"
(2,481.58mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
10.92"
(277.37mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1949 1925
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2017
Sep 1948–Aug 1950
24-Month
130.11"
(3,304.79mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
16.20"
(411.48mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1949 1918
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1975
Sep 1947–Aug 1950
36-Month
183.71"
(4,666.23mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
12.77"
(324.35mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1949 1918
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1975
Sep 1946–Aug 1950
48-Month
241.21"
(6,126.73mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
13.24"
(336.29mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1945 1918
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1975
Sep 1945–Aug 1950
60-Month
314.34"
(7,984.24mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
29.49"
(749.05mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1949 1918
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 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/