Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2005
1-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1999
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2016
Ties: 1930
Jul–Aug 2005
2-Month
9.89"
(251.21mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2004 1924
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2016
Jun–Aug 2005
3-Month
12.86"
(326.64mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2000 1924
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2017
May–Aug 2005
4-Month
16.14"
(409.96mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2000 1924
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2017
Apr–Aug 2005
5-Month
19.47"
(494.54mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-5.36"
(-136.14mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2000 1924
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Mar–Aug 2005
6-Month
22.82"
(579.63mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-6.97"
(-177.04mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1998 1925
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2016
Ties: 2010
Feb–Aug 2005
7-Month
29.55"
(750.57mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-4.86"
(-123.44mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Jan–Aug 2005
8-Month
33.14"
(841.76mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-6.41"
(-162.81mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2000 2011
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Dec 2004–Aug 2005
9-Month
37.21"
(945.13mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-7.82"
(-198.63mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2000 2011
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Nov 2004–Aug 2005
10-Month
46.44"
(1,179.58mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2002 2000
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Oct 2004–Aug 2005
11-Month
53.68"
(1,363.47mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2002 1925
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2016
Sep 2004–Aug 2005
12-Month
55.43"
(1,407.92mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Mar 2004–Aug 2005
18-Month
91.72"
(2,329.69mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
4.94"
(125.48mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2001 1925
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2017
Sep 2003–Aug 2005
24-Month
121.64"
(3,089.66mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
7.73"
(196.35mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2001 1918
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1975
Sep 2002–Aug 2005
36-Month
188.05"
(4,776.47mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
17.11"
(434.59mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1975
Sep 2001–Aug 2005
48-Month
244.71"
(6,215.63mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
16.74"
(425.19mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2003 1918
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1975
Sep 2000–Aug 2005
60-Month
310.70"
(7,891.78mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
25.85"
(656.59mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1918
18th 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 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/