Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, July 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1979
1-Month
8.87"
(225.30mm)
5.64"
(143.26mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1933
Jun–Jul 1979
2-Month
10.87"
(276.10mm)
10.19"
(258.83mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1989
Ties: 1906
May–Jul 1979
3-Month
17.22"
(437.39mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1978 1998
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1989
Apr–Jul 1979
4-Month
26.14"
(663.96mm)
20.19"
(512.83mm)
5.95"
(151.13mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1978 1998
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Mar–Jul 1979
5-Month
30.82"
(782.83mm)
25.15"
(638.81mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Feb–Jul 1979
6-Month
39.26"
(997.20mm)
29.77"
(756.16mm)
9.49"
(241.04mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Jan–Jul 1979
7-Month
48.78"
(1,239.01mm)
34.91"
(886.71mm)
13.87"
(352.30mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1978 2011
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1991
Dec 1978–Jul 1979
8-Month
53.44"
(1,357.38mm)
40.39"
(1,025.91mm)
13.05"
(331.47mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1978 2011
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1991
Nov 1978–Jul 1979
9-Month
58.15"
(1,477.01mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
13.50"
(342.90mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Oct 1978–Jul 1979
10-Month
58.74"
(1,492.00mm)
48.09"
(1,221.49mm)
10.65"
(270.51mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Sep 1978–Jul 1979
11-Month
62.17"
(1,579.12mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
9.98"
(253.49mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Aug 1978–Jul 1979
12-Month
68.61"
(1,742.69mm)
56.85"
(1,443.99mm)
11.76"
(298.70mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Feb 1978–Jul 1979
18-Month
92.06"
(2,338.32mm)
86.82"
(2,205.23mm)
5.24"
(133.09mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1992
Aug 1977–Jul 1979
24-Month
128.65"
(3,267.71mm)
113.96"
(2,894.58mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1975
Aug 1976–Jul 1979
36-Month
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
171.00"
(4,343.40mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1975
Aug 1975–Jul 1979
48-Month
229.06"
(5,818.12mm)
228.05"
(5,792.47mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1975
Aug 1974–Jul 1979
60-Month
302.13"
(7,674.10mm)
284.91"
(7,236.71mm)
17.22"
(437.39mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1974 1918
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/