Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1974
1-Month
6.03"
(153.16mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
1.39"
(35.30mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1973 1999
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
Jul–Aug 1974
2-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1973 1924
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2016
Jun–Aug 1974
3-Month
14.81"
(376.17mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1973 1924
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2017
May–Aug 1974
4-Month
20.62"
(523.75mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1924
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2017
Apr–Aug 1974
5-Month
26.60"
(675.64mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1972 1924
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1991
Mar–Aug 1974
6-Month
30.89"
(784.61mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2016
Feb–Aug 1974
7-Month
34.93"
(887.22mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1991
Jan–Aug 1974
8-Month
45.82"
(1,163.83mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
6.27"
(159.26mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1991
Dec 1973–Aug 1974
9-Month
52.04"
(1,321.82mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
7.01"
(178.06mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1991
Nov 1973–Aug 1974
10-Month
57.81"
(1,468.37mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
8.52"
(216.40mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1972 2000
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1991
Oct 1973–Aug 1974
11-Month
62.50"
(1,587.50mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2016
Sep 1973–Aug 1974
12-Month
72.60"
(1,844.04mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
15.77"
(400.56mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1973 1925
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1991
Mar 1973–Aug 1974
18-Month
109.90"
(2,791.46mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
23.12"
(587.25mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1925
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Sep 1972–Aug 1974
24-Month
141.38"
(3,591.05mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
27.47"
(697.74mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Sep 1971–Aug 1974
36-Month
199.99"
(5,079.75mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Sep 1970–Aug 1974
48-Month
251.47"
(6,387.34mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
23.50"
(596.90mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1975
Sep 1969–Aug 1974
60-Month
297.55"
(7,557.77mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
12.70"
(322.58mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/