Average Rainfall for Louisiana in March





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall during March at cities, towns and parks in Louisiana.

Each place has a total for the amount of precipitation it usually receives this month along with information on the number of days with wet weather. This includes the days when precipitation amounts to 0.01 inches (0.25 millimetres) or more.

The rainfall totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Gulf Coast, Florida Parishes, Central and North Louisiana.

Gulf Coast

Average monthly precipitation in March
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
10 Boothville 5.5 138
8 Crowley 4.0 101
8 Houma 4.8 122
8 Lafayette 3.8 96
8 Lake Charles 3.7 93
8 Morgan City 4.0 102
8 New Iberia 3.7 94
8 New Orleans 4.6 116
8 Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge 3.8 97

Florida Parishes

March averages for total rainfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
8 Baton Rouge 4.4 112
9 Bogalusa 5.7 145
9 Hammond 5.3 134
7 New Roads 4.5 113
9 Slidell 5.3 134

Central Louisiana

Average amount of rain in March
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
8 Alexandria 5.3 135
9 Leesville 4.7 119
9 Natchitoches 5.1 130
9 Winnfield 5.1 130

North Louisiana

Precipitation totals for March
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
9 Lake Providence 5.0 127
10 Monroe 5.0 127
10 Ruston 4.9 125
9 Shreveport 4.1 105
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

Louisiana Precipitation
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