Average Rainfall for Louisiana in August





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall during August 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 August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
14 Boothville 7.5 190
10 Crowley 5.0 126
15 Houma 7.4 187
12 Lafayette 4.6 117
11 Lake Charles 4.9 123
15 Morgan City 7.4 187
12 New Iberia 5.9 149
13 New Orleans 6.0 152
13 Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge 6.4 162

Florida Parishes

August averages for total rainfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
12 Baton Rouge 5.8 148
11 Bogalusa 5.6 141
12 Hammond 6.5 164
9 New Roads 4.7 119
14 Slidell 6.9 176

Central Louisiana

Average amount of rain in August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
8 Alexandria 4.1 104
10 Leesville 3.6 90
7 Natchitoches 3.1 79
8 Winnfield 3.4 86

North Louisiana

Precipitation totals for August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
7 Lake Providence 3.4 87
8 Monroe 3.2 82
8 Ruston 3.2 82
6 Shreveport 2.7 69
Reference

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

Louisiana Precipitation
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