Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, January 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1956
1-Month
3.11"
(78.99mm)
5.14"
(130.56mm)
-2.03"
(-51.57mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1952 1928
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1998
Dec 1955–Jan 1956
2-Month
6.48"
(164.59mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
-4.14"
(-105.16mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1942 1981
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1932
Nov 1955–Jan 1956
3-Month
9.90"
(251.46mm)
14.88"
(377.95mm)
-4.98"
(-126.49mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1943 1904
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1932
Oct 1955–Jan 1956
4-Month
11.76"
(298.70mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
-6.56"
(-166.63mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1918 1904
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1932
Sep 1955–Jan 1956
5-Month
14.45"
(367.03mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
-7.97"
(-202.44mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1918 1904
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1974
Aug 1955–Jan 1956
6-Month
21.01"
(533.65mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-6.07"
(-154.18mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1955 1904
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1974
Ties: 1902
Jul 1955–Jan 1956
7-Month
30.29"
(769.37mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1955 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1974
Ties: 1977
Jun 1955–Jan 1956
8-Month
33.98"
(863.09mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1955 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1941
May 1955–Jan 1956
9-Month
39.74"
(1,009.40mm)
42.52"
(1,080.01mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1990
Apr 1955–Jan 1956
10-Month
46.38"
(1,178.05mm)
47.41"
(1,204.21mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1955 1925
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1992
Mar 1955–Jan 1956
11-Month
48.12"
(1,222.25mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
-4.25"
(-107.95mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1955 1925
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1974
Feb 1955–Jan 1956
12-Month
54.96"
(1,395.98mm)
57.05"
(1,449.07mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1974
Aug 1954–Jan 1956
18-Month
74.40"
(1,889.76mm)
84.19"
(2,138.43mm)
-9.79"
(-248.67mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1974
Feb 1954–Jan 1956
24-Month
95.83"
(2,434.08mm)
114.10"
(2,898.14mm)
-18.27"
(-464.06mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1953 1918
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1993
Feb 1953–Jan 1956
36-Month
160.77"
(4,083.56mm)
171.20"
(4,348.48mm)
-10.43"
(-264.92mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1992
Feb 1952–Jan 1956
48-Month
209.21"
(5,313.93mm)
228.12"
(5,794.25mm)
-18.91"
(-480.32mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1955 1905
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Feb 1951–Jan 1956
60-Month
253.55"
(6,440.17mm)
284.98"
(7,238.49mm)
-31.43"
(-798.32mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1919 1967
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/