Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1971
1-Month
4.45"
(113.03mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1969 1999
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Jul–Aug 1971
2-Month
11.26"
(286.00mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1970 1924
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2016
Jun–Aug 1971
3-Month
14.58"
(370.33mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1924
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2017
May–Aug 1971
4-Month
20.14"
(511.56mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1970 1924
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2017
Apr–Aug 1971
5-Month
21.51"
(546.35mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1965 1924
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1991
Mar–Aug 1971
6-Month
25.12"
(638.05mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-4.67"
(-118.62mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1925
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Feb–Aug 1971
7-Month
30.11"
(764.79mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-4.30"
(-109.22mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1991
Jan–Aug 1971
8-Month
31.82"
(808.23mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-7.73"
(-196.34mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1965 2011
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1991
Dec 1970–Aug 1971
9-Month
35.55"
(902.97mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-9.48"
(-240.79mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1963 2011
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1991
Nov 1970–Aug 1971
10-Month
37.67"
(956.82mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
-11.62"
(-295.15mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1963 2000
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1991
Oct 1970–Aug 1971
11-Month
46.67"
(1,185.42mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
-6.06"
(-153.92mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2016
Sep 1970–Aug 1971
12-Month
51.48"
(1,307.59mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-5.35"
(-135.89mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1991
Mar 1970–Aug 1971
18-Month
78.41"
(1,991.61mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-8.37"
(-212.60mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Sep 1969–Aug 1971
24-Month
97.56"
(2,478.02mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-16.35"
(-415.29mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1975
Sep 1968–Aug 1971
36-Month
153.49"
(3,898.65mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-17.45"
(-443.23mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1975
Sep 1967–Aug 1971
48-Month
208.34"
(5,291.84mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
-19.63"
(-498.60mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1970 1918
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1975
Sep 1966–Aug 1971
60-Month
259.31"
(6,586.47mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
-25.54"
(-648.72mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993

Citing This Page

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