Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2006
1-Month
4.58"
(116.33mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2005 1999
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2016
Jul–Aug 2006
2-Month
10.25"
(260.35mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2005 1924
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2016
Jun–Aug 2006
3-Month
12.69"
(322.33mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2000 1924
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2017
May–Aug 2006
4-Month
15.22"
(386.59mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2000 1924
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2017
Apr–Aug 2006
5-Month
19.45"
(494.03mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-5.38"
(-136.65mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2000 1924
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1991
Mar–Aug 2006
6-Month
22.09"
(561.09mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-7.70"
(-195.58mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1998 1925
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2016
Feb–Aug 2006
7-Month
27.47"
(697.74mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-6.94"
(-176.27mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1991
Jan–Aug 2006
8-Month
31.55"
(801.37mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-8.00"
(-203.20mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2000 2011
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1991
Dec 2005–Aug 2006
9-Month
35.15"
(892.81mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-9.88"
(-250.95mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2000 2011
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1991
Nov 2005–Aug 2006
10-Month
37.90"
(962.66mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
-11.39"
(-289.31mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2000 2000
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1991
Oct 2005–Aug 2006
11-Month
38.02"
(965.71mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
-14.71"
(-373.63mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2016
Sep 2005–Aug 2006
12-Month
43.98"
(1,117.09mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-12.85"
(-326.39mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1991
Mar 2005–Aug 2006
18-Month
66.80"
(1,696.72mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-19.98"
(-507.49mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2017
Sep 2004–Aug 2006
24-Month
99.41"
(2,525.01mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-14.50"
(-368.30mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1975
Sep 2003–Aug 2006
36-Month
165.62"
(4,206.75mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-5.32"
(-135.13mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1975
Ties: 1916
Sep 2002–Aug 2006
48-Month
232.03"
(5,893.56mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1918
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1975
Sep 2001–Aug 2006
60-Month
288.69"
(7,332.73mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1918
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 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/