Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, December 2015

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2015
1-Month
5.69"
(144.53mm)
5.47"
(138.94mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1958
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1982
Ties: 1905
Nov–Dec 2015
2-Month
14.78"
(375.41mm)
9.81"
(249.17mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2014 1917
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1982
Oct–Dec 2015
3-Month
22.30"
(566.42mm)
13.23"
(336.04mm)
9.07"
(230.38mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1917
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1982
Sep–Dec 2015
4-Month
25.06"
(636.52mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
7.72"
(196.08mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2014 1917
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2009
Ties: 1985
Aug–Dec 2015
5-Month
27.72"
(704.09mm)
21.98"
(558.29mm)
5.74"
(145.80mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2014 1924
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2002
Jul–Dec 2015
6-Month
30.72"
(780.29mm)
27.62"
(701.55mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2014 1924
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2009
Jun–Dec 2015
7-Month
36.14"
(917.96mm)
32.18"
(817.37mm)
3.96"
(100.59mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2014 1924
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1940
Ties: 1975
May–Dec 2015
8-Month
44.38"
(1,127.25mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2014 1924
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2004
Apr–Dec 2015
9-Month
52.57"
(1,335.28mm)
42.17"
(1,071.12mm)
10.40"
(264.16mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2014 1924
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1940
Mar–Dec 2015
10-Month
58.42"
(1,483.87mm)
47.13"
(1,197.10mm)
11.29"
(286.77mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2014 1924
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1973
Feb–Dec 2015
11-Month
61.45"
(1,560.83mm)
51.75"
(1,314.45mm)
9.70"
(246.38mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2014 1924
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1940
Jan–Dec 2015
12-Month
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
56.89"
(1,445.01mm)
10.42"
(264.66mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2014 1924
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Jul 2014–Dec 2015
18-Month
92.98"
(2,361.69mm)
84.52"
(2,146.81mm)
8.46"
(214.88mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2014 1925
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1983
Ties: 2013
Jan 2014–Dec 2015
24-Month
123.25"
(3,130.55mm)
113.97"
(2,894.84mm)
9.28"
(235.71mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2014 2011
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1992
Jan 2013–Dec 2015
36-Month
184.68"
(4,690.87mm)
171.00"
(4,343.40mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2014 1904
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1975
Jan 2012–Dec 2015
48-Month
247.56"
(6,288.02mm)
228.05"
(5,792.47mm)
19.51"
(495.55mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2014 1904
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1992
Jan 2011–Dec 2015
60-Month
290.57"
(7,380.48mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2014 1918
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/