Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1976
1-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 1999
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2016
Jul–Aug 1976
2-Month
8.08"
(205.23mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1962 1924
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1981
Jun–Aug 1976
3-Month
13.27"
(337.06mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1973 1924
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2017
May–Aug 1976
4-Month
18.90"
(480.06mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1973 1924
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2017
Apr–Aug 1976
5-Month
20.13"
(511.30mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-4.70"
(-119.38mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1972 1924
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Mar–Aug 1976
6-Month
26.69"
(677.93mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2016
Feb–Aug 1976
7-Month
29.73"
(755.14mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-4.68"
(-118.87mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Jan–Aug 1976
8-Month
32.70"
(830.58mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-6.85"
(-173.99mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1971 2011
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Dec 1975–Aug 1976
9-Month
35.77"
(908.56mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-9.26"
(-235.20mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1971 2011
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Nov 1975–Aug 1976
10-Month
39.01"
(990.85mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
-10.28"
(-261.12mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1971 2000
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Oct 1975–Aug 1976
11-Month
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
-9.55"
(-242.57mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1963 1925
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2016
Sep 1975–Aug 1976
12-Month
46.59"
(1,183.39mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-10.24"
(-260.09mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Mar 1975–Aug 1976
18-Month
90.17"
(2,290.32mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2017
Sep 1974–Aug 1976
24-Month
120.32"
(3,056.13mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
6.41"
(162.82mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1975
Sep 1973–Aug 1976
36-Month
192.92"
(4,900.17mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
21.98"
(558.29mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1975
Sep 1972–Aug 1976
48-Month
261.70"
(6,647.18mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
33.73"
(856.74mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1974 1918
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1975
Ties: 1993
Sep 1971–Aug 1976
60-Month
320.31"
(8,135.87mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
35.46"
(900.68mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1974 1918
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 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/