Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, January 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2012
1-Month
4.70"
(119.38mm)
5.14"
(130.56mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2010 1928
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1998
Ties: 2018
Dec 2011–Jan 2012
2-Month
10.21"
(259.33mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2011 1981
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1932
Nov 2011–Jan 2012
3-Month
13.90"
(353.06mm)
14.88"
(377.95mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2011 1904
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1932
Oct 2011–Jan 2012
4-Month
14.80"
(375.92mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2011 1904
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1932
Sep 2011–Jan 2012
5-Month
21.80"
(553.72mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2011 1904
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1974
Aug 2011–Jan 2012
6-Month
23.51"
(597.15mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-3.57"
(-90.68mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2011 1904
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1974
Jul 2011–Jan 2012
7-Month
29.67"
(753.62mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2011 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1974
Jun 2011–Jan 2012
8-Month
32.97"
(837.44mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
-4.39"
(-111.50mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2011 1925
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
May 2011–Jan 2012
9-Month
34.48"
(875.79mm)
42.52"
(1,080.01mm)
-8.04"
(-204.22mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2011 1918
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1990
Apr 2011–Jan 2012
10-Month
36.98"
(939.29mm)
47.41"
(1,204.21mm)
-10.43"
(-264.92mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2011 1925
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1992
Mar 2011–Jan 2012
11-Month
40.86"
(1,037.84mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
-11.51"
(-292.36mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 2011 1925
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1974
Ties: 1963
Feb 2011–Jan 2012
12-Month
42.96"
(1,091.18mm)
57.05"
(1,449.07mm)
-14.09"
(-357.89mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 2000 1918
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1974
Aug 2010–Jan 2012
18-Month
63.79"
(1,620.27mm)
84.19"
(2,138.43mm)
-20.40"
(-518.16mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1974
Feb 2010–Jan 2012
24-Month
85.97"
(2,183.64mm)
114.10"
(2,898.14mm)
-28.13"
(-714.50mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1993
Feb 2009–Jan 2012
36-Month
151.04"
(3,836.42mm)
171.20"
(4,348.48mm)
-20.16"
(-512.06mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1992
Feb 2008–Jan 2012
48-Month
204.71"
(5,199.63mm)
228.12"
(5,794.25mm)
-23.41"
(-594.62mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1966 1905
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1993
Feb 2007–Jan 2012
60-Month
254.84"
(6,472.94mm)
284.98"
(7,238.49mm)
-30.14"
(-765.55mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1967 1967
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/