Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1957
1-Month
2.83"
(71.88mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-1.81"
(-45.98mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1954 1999
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2016
Jul–Aug 1957
2-Month
6.47"
(164.34mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-3.81"
(-96.77mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1947 1924
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2016
Jun–Aug 1957
3-Month
15.77"
(400.56mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1956 1924
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017
May–Aug 1957
4-Month
19.60"
(497.84mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1956 1924
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017
Apr–Aug 1957
5-Month
27.67"
(702.82mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1956 1924
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Mar–Aug 1957
6-Month
34.22"
(869.19mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2016
Feb–Aug 1957
7-Month
37.92"
(963.17mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
3.51"
(89.16mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Jan–Aug 1957
8-Month
41.10"
(1,043.94mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Dec 1956–Aug 1957
9-Month
48.06"
(1,220.72mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Nov 1956–Aug 1957
10-Month
51.30"
(1,303.02mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1956 2000
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Oct 1956–Aug 1957
11-Month
53.73"
(1,364.74mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Sep 1956–Aug 1957
12-Month
56.35"
(1,431.29mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Mar 1956–Aug 1957
18-Month
79.42"
(2,017.27mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-7.36"
(-186.94mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017
Sep 1955–Aug 1957
24-Month
101.25"
(2,571.75mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-12.66"
(-321.56mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1975
Sep 1954–Aug 1957
36-Month
159.36"
(4,047.74mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-11.58"
(-294.14mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1956 1918
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1975
Ties: 1931
Sep 1953–Aug 1957
48-Month
201.51"
(5,118.35mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
-26.46"
(-672.09mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1954 1918
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1975
Sep 1952–Aug 1957
60-Month
262.98"
(6,679.69mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
-21.87"
(-555.50mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1956 1918
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/