Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1951
1-Month
1.87"
(47.50mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1924 1999
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Jul–Aug 1951
2-Month
7.44"
(188.98mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-2.84"
(-72.13mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1948 1924
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Jun–Aug 1951
3-Month
11.65"
(295.91mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-3.18"
(-80.77mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1948 1924
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2017
May–Aug 1951
4-Month
13.40"
(340.36mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-6.59"
(-167.39mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1948 1924
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2017
Apr–Aug 1951
5-Month
16.34"
(415.04mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-8.49"
(-215.64mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1948 1924
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Mar–Aug 1951
6-Month
22.60"
(574.04mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-7.19"
(-182.63mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1936 1925
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Feb–Aug 1951
7-Month
25.36"
(644.14mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-9.05"
(-229.87mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1930 1925
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Jan–Aug 1951
8-Month
32.16"
(816.86mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-7.39"
(-187.71mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Dec 1950–Aug 1951
9-Month
36.59"
(929.39mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-8.44"
(-214.37mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Nov 1950–Aug 1951
10-Month
38.67"
(982.22mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
-10.62"
(-269.75mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1943 2000
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Oct 1950–Aug 1951
11-Month
40.91"
(1,039.11mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
-11.82"
(-300.23mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Sep 1950–Aug 1951
12-Month
44.13"
(1,120.90mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-12.70"
(-322.58mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Mar 1950–Aug 1951
18-Month
78.53"
(1,994.66mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-8.25"
(-209.55mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2017
Sep 1949–Aug 1951
24-Month
108.08"
(2,745.23mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-5.83"
(-148.08mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1975
Sep 1948–Aug 1951
36-Month
174.24"
(4,425.70mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1918
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1975
Sep 1947–Aug 1951
48-Month
227.84"
(5,787.14mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1975
Sep 1946–Aug 1951
60-Month
285.34"
(7,247.64mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1943 1918
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/