Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1943
1-Month
2.76"
(70.10mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-1.88"
(-47.76mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1925 1999
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Jul–Aug 1943
2-Month
7.67"
(194.82mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-2.61"
(-66.29mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1925 1924
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Jun–Aug 1943
3-Month
11.41"
(289.81mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1936 1924
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2017
May–Aug 1943
4-Month
14.83"
(376.68mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-5.16"
(-131.07mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1925 1924
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2017
Apr–Aug 1943
5-Month
17.38"
(441.45mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-7.45"
(-189.23mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1930 1924
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1991
Mar–Aug 1943
6-Month
24.58"
(624.33mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-5.21"
(-132.34mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1936 1925
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Feb–Aug 1943
7-Month
26.89"
(683.01mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-7.52"
(-191.00mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1936 1925
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1991
Jan–Aug 1943
8-Month
29.95"
(760.73mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-9.60"
(-243.84mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1925 2011
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1991
Dec 1942–Aug 1943
9-Month
35.07"
(890.78mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-9.96"
(-252.98mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1925 2011
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1991
Nov 1942–Aug 1943
10-Month
36.19"
(919.23mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
-13.10"
(-332.74mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1925 2000
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1991
Oct 1942–Aug 1943
11-Month
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
-13.28"
(-337.31mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Sep 1942–Aug 1943
12-Month
44.38"
(1,127.25mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-12.45"
(-316.23mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1991
Mar 1942–Aug 1943
18-Month
78.93"
(2,004.82mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-7.85"
(-199.39mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2017
Sep 1941–Aug 1943
24-Month
105.57"
(2,681.48mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-8.34"
(-211.83mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1937 1918
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1975
Sep 1940–Aug 1943
36-Month
168.75"
(4,286.25mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1939 1918
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1975
Sep 1939–Aug 1943
48-Month
231.42"
(5,878.07mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1975
Sep 1938–Aug 1943
60-Month
280.71"
(7,130.03mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
-4.14"
(-105.16mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/