Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1966
1-Month
5.79"
(147.07mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1999
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
Jul–Aug 1966
2-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1965 1924
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2016
Jun–Aug 1966
3-Month
12.92"
(328.17mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1965 1924
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2017
May–Aug 1966
4-Month
18.03"
(457.96mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-1.96"
(-49.79mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1965 1924
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1914
Apr–Aug 1966
5-Month
25.55"
(648.97mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1965 1924
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1991
Mar–Aug 1966
6-Month
27.02"
(686.31mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1965 1925
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2016
Feb–Aug 1966
7-Month
37.27"
(946.66mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
2.86"
(72.65mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1925
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1991
Jan–Aug 1966
8-Month
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
5.79"
(147.07mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1965 2011
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1991
Dec 1965–Aug 1966
9-Month
51.30"
(1,303.02mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
6.27"
(159.26mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1965 2011
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1991
Nov 1965–Aug 1966
10-Month
53.90"
(1,369.06mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
4.61"
(117.09mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1965 2000
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1991
Oct 1965–Aug 1966
11-Month
54.59"
(1,386.59mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
1.86"
(47.25mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1965 1925
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2016
Sep 1965–Aug 1966
12-Month
61.19"
(1,554.23mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
4.36"
(110.75mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1925
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1991
Ties: 1942
Mar 1965–Aug 1966
18-Month
83.56"
(2,122.42mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1965 1925
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2017
Sep 1964–Aug 1966
24-Month
110.09"
(2,796.29mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-3.82"
(-97.02mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1975
Ties: 1972
Sep 1963–Aug 1966
36-Month
164.81"
(4,186.17mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-6.13"
(-155.71mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1975
Sep 1962–Aug 1966
48-Month
206.01"
(5,232.65mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
-21.96"
(-557.79mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1975
Sep 1961–Aug 1966
60-Month
260.58"
(6,618.73mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
-24.27"
(-616.46mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1956 1918
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/