Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, September 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1979
1-Month
6.66"
(169.16mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
2.54"
(64.51mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1978 1953
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1913
Aug–Sep 1979
2-Month
10.36"
(263.14mm)
8.76"
(222.50mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1913
Jul–Sep 1979
3-Month
19.23"
(488.44mm)
14.39"
(365.51mm)
4.84"
(122.93mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1913
Jun–Sep 1979
4-Month
21.23"
(539.24mm)
18.95"
(481.33mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1940
May–Sep 1979
5-Month
27.58"
(700.53mm)
24.11"
(612.39mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2017
Apr–Sep 1979
6-Month
36.50"
(927.10mm)
28.95"
(735.33mm)
7.55"
(191.77mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Mar–Sep 1979
7-Month
41.18"
(1,045.97mm)
33.90"
(861.06mm)
7.28"
(184.91mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Feb–Sep 1979
8-Month
49.62"
(1,260.35mm)
38.53"
(978.66mm)
11.09"
(281.69mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Jan–Sep 1979
9-Month
59.14"
(1,502.16mm)
43.67"
(1,109.22mm)
15.47"
(392.94mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1991
Dec 1978–Sep 1979
10-Month
63.80"
(1,620.52mm)
49.15"
(1,248.41mm)
14.65"
(372.11mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 2011
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1991
Nov 1978–Sep 1979
11-Month
68.51"
(1,740.15mm)
53.41"
(1,356.61mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 2000
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Oct 1978–Sep 1979
12-Month
69.10"
(1,755.14mm)
56.84"
(1,443.74mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Apr 1978–Sep 1979
18-Month
97.15"
(2,467.61mm)
85.94"
(2,182.88mm)
11.21"
(284.73mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2016
Oct 1977–Sep 1979
24-Month
125.41"
(3,185.41mm)
113.94"
(2,894.08mm)
11.47"
(291.33mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2017
Oct 1976–Sep 1979
36-Month
183.01"
(4,648.45mm)
170.98"
(4,342.89mm)
12.03"
(305.56mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1975
Oct 1975–Sep 1979
48-Month
229.32"
(5,824.73mm)
228.02"
(5,791.71mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1975
Oct 1974–Sep 1979
60-Month
300.66"
(7,636.76mm)
284.94"
(7,237.48mm)
15.72"
(399.28mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1991

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/