Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2012
1-Month
8.86"
(225.04mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
4.22"
(107.18mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1999
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2016
Jul–Aug 2012
2-Month
16.60"
(421.64mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1924
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2016
Jun–Aug 2012
3-Month
20.85"
(529.59mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
6.02"
(152.91mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2011 1924
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2017
May–Aug 2012
4-Month
23.02"
(584.71mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2011 1924
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2017
Apr–Aug 2012
5-Month
27.81"
(706.37mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2011 1924
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Mar–Aug 2012
6-Month
35.83"
(910.08mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
6.04"
(153.41mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2011 1925
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2016
Feb–Aug 2012
7-Month
43.23"
(1,098.04mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
8.82"
(224.03mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2011 1925
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Jan–Aug 2012
8-Month
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
8.38"
(212.85mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Dec 2011–Aug 2012
9-Month
53.44"
(1,357.38mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
8.41"
(213.62mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2011 2011
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Nov 2011–Aug 2012
10-Month
57.13"
(1,451.10mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
7.84"
(199.13mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2011 2000
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Oct 2011–Aug 2012
11-Month
58.03"
(1,473.96mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2011 1925
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2016
Sep 2011–Aug 2012
12-Month
65.03"
(1,651.76mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
8.20"
(208.28mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2011 1925
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Mar 2011–Aug 2012
18-Month
84.09"
(2,135.89mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-2.69"
(-68.32mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2011 1925
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2017
Sep 2010–Aug 2012
24-Month
100.94"
(2,563.88mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-12.97"
(-329.43mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2011 1918
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1975
Sep 2009–Aug 2012
36-Month
164.08"
(4,167.63mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-6.86"
(-174.25mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1918
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1975
Sep 2008–Aug 2012
48-Month
216.23"
(5,492.24mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
-11.74"
(-298.20mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1918
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1975
Sep 2007–Aug 2012
60-Month
268.98"
(6,832.09mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
-15.87"
(-403.10mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2011 1918
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/