Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1952
1-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1951 1999
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Jul–Aug 1952
2-Month
9.14"
(232.16mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1951 1924
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Jun–Aug 1952
3-Month
10.55"
(267.97mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-4.28"
(-108.71mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1948 1924
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2017
May–Aug 1952
4-Month
16.24"
(412.50mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-3.75"
(-95.25mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1951 1924
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2017
Apr–Aug 1952
5-Month
23.04"
(585.22mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-1.79"
(-45.46mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1924
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Mar–Aug 1952
6-Month
26.55"
(674.37mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Ties: 1937
Feb–Aug 1952
7-Month
33.03"
(838.96mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Jan–Aug 1952
8-Month
35.89"
(911.61mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-3.66"
(-92.96mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1951 2011
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Dec 1951–Aug 1952
9-Month
41.76"
(1,060.70mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1951 2011
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Nov 1951–Aug 1952
10-Month
44.42"
(1,128.27mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
-4.87"
(-123.70mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1951 2000
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Ties: 2018
Oct 1951–Aug 1952
11-Month
45.27"
(1,149.86mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
-7.46"
(-189.48mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Sep 1951–Aug 1952
12-Month
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Ties: 1924
Mar 1951–Aug 1952
18-Month
74.61"
(1,895.09mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-12.17"
(-309.12mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2017
Sep 1950–Aug 1952
24-Month
96.14"
(2,441.96mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-17.77"
(-451.35mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1975
Sep 1949–Aug 1952
36-Month
160.09"
(4,066.29mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-10.85"
(-275.59mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1918
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1975
Sep 1948–Aug 1952
48-Month
226.25"
(5,746.75mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1975
Sep 1947–Aug 1952
60-Month
279.85"
(7,108.19mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
-5.00"
(-127.00mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 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/