Average Precipitation for Louisiana in January





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall plus snowfall during January 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 precipitation 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 January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
11 Boothville 5.6 142
11 Crowley 5.8 147
10 Houma 5.0 126
10 Lafayette 5.7 144
10 Lake Charles 5.2 133
10 Morgan City 5.1 130
10 New Iberia 4.4 111
9 New Orleans 5.2 131
12 Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge 5.2 132

Florida Parishes

January averages for total rainfall plus snowfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
10 Baton Rouge 5.7 145
11 Bogalusa 5.6 141
11 Hammond 5.3 135
9 New Roads 5.9 151
10 Slidell 5.7 144

Central Louisiana

Average amount of rain and snow in January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
10 Alexandria 5.4 138
11 Leesville 5.1 129
10 Natchitoches 5.0 127
10 Winnfield 5.1 130

North Louisiana

Precipitation totals for January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
9 Lake Providence 5.1 129
11 Monroe 5.3 134
11 Ruston 5.1 130
9 Shreveport 4.2 107
Reference

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

Louisiana Precipitation
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