Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, July 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1956
1-Month
3.35"
(85.09mm)
5.64"
(143.26mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1948 1924
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1933
Jun–Jul 1956
2-Month
8.08"
(205.23mm)
10.19"
(258.83mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1954 1924
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1989
Ties: 1914
May–Jul 1956
3-Month
11.79"
(299.47mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1951 1998
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1989
Apr–Jul 1956
4-Month
15.18"
(385.57mm)
20.19"
(512.83mm)
-5.01"
(-127.26mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1998
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Ties: 2008
Mar–Jul 1956
5-Month
19.57"
(497.08mm)
25.15"
(638.81mm)
-5.58"
(-141.73mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Feb–Jul 1956
6-Month
26.95"
(684.53mm)
29.77"
(756.16mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Jan–Jul 1956
7-Month
30.06"
(763.52mm)
34.91"
(886.71mm)
-4.85"
(-123.19mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1954 2011
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Dec 1955–Jul 1956
8-Month
33.43"
(849.12mm)
40.39"
(1,025.91mm)
-6.96"
(-176.79mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1954 2011
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Nov 1955–Jul 1956
9-Month
36.85"
(935.99mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-7.80"
(-198.12mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1951 1918
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Oct 1955–Jul 1956
10-Month
38.71"
(983.23mm)
48.09"
(1,221.49mm)
-9.38"
(-238.26mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1943 1918
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Sep 1955–Jul 1956
11-Month
41.40"
(1,051.56mm)
52.19"
(1,325.63mm)
-10.79"
(-274.07mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1954 1918
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Aug 1955–Jul 1956
12-Month
47.96"
(1,218.18mm)
56.85"
(1,443.99mm)
-8.89"
(-225.81mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Feb 1955–Jul 1956
18-Month
81.91"
(2,080.51mm)
86.82"
(2,205.23mm)
-4.91"
(-124.72mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1955 1925
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1992
Aug 1954–Jul 1956
24-Month
101.35"
(2,574.29mm)
113.96"
(2,894.58mm)
-12.61"
(-320.29mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1975
Aug 1953–Jul 1956
36-Month
146.26"
(3,715.00mm)
171.00"
(4,343.40mm)
-24.74"
(-628.40mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1975
Aug 1952–Jul 1956
48-Month
205.88"
(5,229.35mm)
228.05"
(5,792.47mm)
-22.17"
(-563.12mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1954 1918
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1975
Aug 1951–Jul 1956
60-Month
257.01"
(6,528.05mm)
284.91"
(7,236.71mm)
-27.90"
(-708.66mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/