Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2001
1-Month
6.32"
(160.53mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2000 1999
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2016
Jul–Aug 2001
2-Month
10.66"
(270.76mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2000 1924
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2016
Jun–Aug 2001
3-Month
23.16"
(588.26mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
8.33"
(211.58mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2000 1924
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2017
May–Aug 2001
4-Month
25.10"
(637.54mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
5.11"
(129.79mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2000 1924
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2017
Apr–Aug 2001
5-Month
26.97"
(685.04mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2000 1924
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1991
Mar–Aug 2001
6-Month
36.29"
(921.77mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 2004
Feb–Aug 2001
7-Month
39.86"
(1,012.44mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1991
Jan–Aug 2001
8-Month
45.44"
(1,154.18mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
5.89"
(149.61mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2000 2011
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1991
Dec 2000–Aug 2001
9-Month
49.46"
(1,256.28mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2000 2011
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1991
Nov 2000–Aug 2001
10-Month
60.98"
(1,548.89mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
11.69"
(296.92mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2000 2000
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1991
Ties: 1912
Oct 2000–Aug 2001
11-Month
62.30"
(1,582.42mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
9.57"
(243.08mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2016
Sep 2000–Aug 2001
12-Month
65.99"
(1,676.15mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
9.16"
(232.67mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1991
Mar 2000–Aug 2001
18-Month
90.11"
(2,288.79mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2017
Sep 1999–Aug 2001
24-Month
105.81"
(2,687.57mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-8.10"
(-205.74mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2000 1918
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1975
Sep 1998–Aug 2001
36-Month
165.51"
(4,203.95mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-5.43"
(-137.93mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2000 1918
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1975
Sep 1997–Aug 2001
48-Month
221.93"
(5,637.02mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
-6.04"
(-153.42mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2000 1918
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1975
Sep 1996–Aug 2001
60-Month
287.46"
(7,301.48mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2000 1918
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/