Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, July 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1978
1-Month
4.64"
(117.86mm)
5.64"
(143.26mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1924
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1933
Jun–Jul 1978
2-Month
9.55"
(242.57mm)
10.19"
(258.83mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1989
May–Jul 1978
3-Month
15.84"
(402.34mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1977 1998
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1989
Apr–Jul 1978
4-Month
18.18"
(461.77mm)
20.19"
(512.83mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1998
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Mar–Jul 1978
5-Month
20.70"
(525.78mm)
25.15"
(638.81mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1925
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1991
Feb–Jul 1978
6-Month
23.45"
(595.63mm)
29.77"
(756.16mm)
-6.32"
(-160.53mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1965 1925
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1991
Jan–Jul 1978
7-Month
30.94"
(785.88mm)
34.91"
(886.71mm)
-3.97"
(-100.83mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1977 2011
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Dec 1977–Jul 1978
8-Month
34.69"
(881.13mm)
40.39"
(1,025.91mm)
-5.70"
(-144.78mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1976 2011
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1991
Nov 1977–Jul 1978
9-Month
42.77"
(1,086.36mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1977 1918
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Oct 1977–Jul 1978
10-Month
46.44"
(1,179.58mm)
48.09"
(1,221.49mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1918
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Sep 1977–Jul 1978
11-Month
51.60"
(1,310.64mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1977 1918
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Aug 1977–Jul 1978
12-Month
60.04"
(1,525.02mm)
56.85"
(1,443.99mm)
3.19"
(81.03mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1977 1925
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Feb 1977–Jul 1978
18-Month
84.96"
(2,157.98mm)
86.82"
(2,205.23mm)
-1.86"
(-47.25mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1977 1925
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1992
Aug 1976–Jul 1978
24-Month
109.86"
(2,790.44mm)
113.96"
(2,894.58mm)
-4.10"
(-104.14mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1977 1918
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1975
Aug 1975–Jul 1978
36-Month
160.45"
(4,075.43mm)
171.00"
(4,343.40mm)
-10.55"
(-267.97mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1975
Aug 1974–Jul 1978
48-Month
233.52"
(5,931.41mm)
228.05"
(5,792.47mm)
5.47"
(138.94mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1975
Aug 1973–Jul 1978
60-Month
303.81"
(7,716.77mm)
284.91"
(7,236.71mm)
18.90"
(480.06mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1974 1918
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 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/