Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1997
1-Month
3.60"
(91.44mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1993 1999
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2016
Jul–Aug 1997
2-Month
8.17"
(207.52mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1993 1924
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2016
Jun–Aug 1997
3-Month
13.62"
(345.95mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1995 1924
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2017
May–Aug 1997
4-Month
19.89"
(505.21mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1995 1924
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2017
Apr–Aug 1997
5-Month
27.68"
(703.07mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1924
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1991
Mar–Aug 1997
6-Month
32.32"
(820.93mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Feb–Aug 1997
7-Month
40.97"
(1,040.64mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
6.56"
(166.63mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1991
Jan–Aug 1997
8-Month
46.44"
(1,179.58mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1996 2011
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1991
Dec 1996–Aug 1997
9-Month
50.92"
(1,293.37mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
5.89"
(149.61mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1996 2011
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1991
Nov 1996–Aug 1997
10-Month
54.55"
(1,385.57mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1996 2000
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1991
Oct 1996–Aug 1997
11-Month
59.71"
(1,516.63mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
6.98"
(177.29mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Sep 1996–Aug 1997
12-Month
65.53"
(1,664.46mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
8.70"
(220.98mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1991
Mar 1996–Aug 1997
18-Month
93.97"
(2,386.84mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
7.19"
(182.63mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2017
Sep 1995–Aug 1997
24-Month
116.10"
(2,948.94mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975
Sep 1994–Aug 1997
36-Month
179.32"
(4,554.73mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
8.38"
(212.85mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975
Sep 1993–Aug 1997
48-Month
237.27"
(6,026.66mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975
Sep 1992–Aug 1997
60-Month
299.94"
(7,618.48mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
15.09"
(383.29mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/