Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1927

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1927
1-Month
3.87"
(98.30mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1999
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2016
Jul–Aug 1927
2-Month
8.74"
(222.00mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1924
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2016
Jun–Aug 1927
3-Month
14.33"
(363.98mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1925 1924
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2017
May–Aug 1927
4-Month
19.48"
(494.79mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1924
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2017
Ties: 2008
Apr–Aug 1927
5-Month
25.40"
(645.16mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1925 1924
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1991
Mar–Aug 1927
6-Month
32.67"
(829.82mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2016
Feb–Aug 1927
7-Month
38.60"
(980.44mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1991
Jan–Aug 1927
8-Month
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1925 2011
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1991
Dec 1926–Aug 1927
9-Month
47.49"
(1,206.25mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1925 2011
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1991
Nov 1926–Aug 1927
10-Month
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
2.07"
(52.57mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1925 2000
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1991
Ties: 1955
Oct 1926–Aug 1927
11-Month
55.94"
(1,420.88mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
3.21"
(81.54mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2016
Sep 1926–Aug 1927
12-Month
58.55"
(1,487.17mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1991
Mar 1926–Aug 1927
18-Month
96.36"
(2,447.54mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1926 1925
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2017
Sep 1925–Aug 1927
24-Month
129.29"
(3,283.97mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
15.38"
(390.66mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1926 1918
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1975
Sep 1924–Aug 1927
36-Month
164.06"
(4,167.12mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-6.88"
(-174.76mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1975
Sep 1923–Aug 1927
48-Month
216.07"
(5,488.18mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
-11.90"
(-302.26mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1975
Sep 1922–Aug 1927
60-Month
281.09"
(7,139.69mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
-3.76"
(-95.50mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/