Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1963
1-Month
3.23"
(82.04mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1999
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2016
Jul–Aug 1963
2-Month
9.30"
(236.22mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1962 1924
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 1921
Jun–Aug 1963
3-Month
14.65"
(372.11mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1962 1924
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2017
May–Aug 1963
4-Month
16.72"
(424.69mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1962 1924
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1980
Apr–Aug 1963
5-Month
18.73"
(475.74mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-6.10"
(-154.94mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1956 1924
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1991
Mar–Aug 1963
6-Month
20.45"
(519.43mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-9.34"
(-237.24mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1930 1925
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2016
Feb–Aug 1963
7-Month
24.02"
(610.11mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-10.39"
(-263.90mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1991
Jan–Aug 1963
8-Month
27.92"
(709.17mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-11.63"
(-295.40mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1954 2011
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1991
Dec 1962–Aug 1963
9-Month
31.71"
(805.43mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-13.32"
(-338.33mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2011
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1991
Nov 1962–Aug 1963
10-Month
34.89"
(886.21mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
-14.40"
(-365.76mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1925 2000
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1991
Oct 1962–Aug 1963
11-Month
37.99"
(964.95mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
-14.74"
(-374.39mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2016
Sep 1962–Aug 1963
12-Month
41.20"
(1,046.48mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-15.63"
(-397.00mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1991
Mar 1962–Aug 1963
18-Month
64.88"
(1,647.95mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-21.90"
(-556.26mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2017
Sep 1961–Aug 1963
24-Month
95.77"
(2,432.56mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-18.14"
(-460.75mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1975
Sep 1960–Aug 1963
36-Month
160.28"
(4,071.11mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-10.66"
(-270.77mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1975
Sep 1959–Aug 1963
48-Month
209.00"
(5,308.60mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
-18.97"
(-481.84mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1975
Sep 1958–Aug 1963
60-Month
267.52"
(6,795.01mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
-17.33"
(-440.18mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/