Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, December 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1976
1-Month
6.11"
(155.19mm)
5.47"
(138.94mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1975 1958
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1982
Nov–Dec 1976
2-Month
10.46"
(265.68mm)
9.81"
(249.17mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1975 1917
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1982
Oct–Dec 1976
3-Month
13.68"
(347.47mm)
13.23"
(336.04mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1975 1917
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1982
Sep–Dec 1976
4-Month
16.81"
(426.97mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
-0.53"
(-13.47mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1975 1917
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2009
Aug–Dec 1976
5-Month
19.50"
(495.30mm)
21.98"
(558.29mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1969 1924
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2002
Jul–Dec 1976
6-Month
24.89"
(632.21mm)
27.62"
(701.55mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1924
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2009
Jun–Dec 1976
7-Month
30.08"
(764.03mm)
32.18"
(817.37mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1969 1924
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1940
May–Dec 1976
8-Month
35.71"
(907.03mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1969 1924
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2004
Apr–Dec 1976
9-Month
36.94"
(938.28mm)
42.17"
(1,071.12mm)
-5.23"
(-132.84mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1965 1924
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1940
Ties: 1902
Mar–Dec 1976
10-Month
43.50"
(1,104.90mm)
47.13"
(1,197.10mm)
-3.63"
(-92.20mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1969 1924
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1973
Feb–Dec 1976
11-Month
46.54"
(1,182.12mm)
51.75"
(1,314.45mm)
-5.21"
(-132.33mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1965 1924
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1940
Jan–Dec 1976
12-Month
49.51"
(1,257.55mm)
56.89"
(1,445.01mm)
-7.38"
(-187.46mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1965 1924
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Jul 1975–Dec 1976
18-Month
77.87"
(1,977.90mm)
84.52"
(2,146.81mm)
-6.65"
(-168.91mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jan 1975–Dec 1976
24-Month
116.27"
(2,953.26mm)
113.97"
(2,894.84mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1992
Jan 1974–Dec 1976
36-Month
182.95"
(4,646.93mm)
171.00"
(4,343.40mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1975
Jan 1973–Dec 1976
48-Month
255.83"
(6,498.08mm)
228.05"
(5,792.47mm)
27.78"
(705.61mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1974 1904
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1992
Jan 1972–Dec 1976
60-Month
314.94"
(7,999.48mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
29.97"
(761.24mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1974 1918
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/