Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, March 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1981
1-Month
3.55"
(90.17mm)
4.96"
(125.98mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1978 1910
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1926
Feb–Mar 1981
2-Month
8.38"
(212.85mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1978 1916
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1903
Ties: 1989
Jan–Mar 1981
3-Month
10.08"
(256.03mm)
14.72"
(373.89mm)
-4.64"
(-117.86mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1967 1986
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Dec 1980–Mar 1981
4-Month
11.64"
(295.66mm)
20.20"
(513.08mm)
-8.56"
(-217.42mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Nov 1980–Mar 1981
5-Month
15.61"
(396.49mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
-8.85"
(-224.79mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Oct 1980–Mar 1981
6-Month
20.40"
(518.16mm)
27.90"
(708.66mm)
-7.50"
(-190.50mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Sep 1980–Mar 1981
7-Month
24.25"
(615.95mm)
32.00"
(812.80mm)
-7.75"
(-196.85mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Aug 1980–Mar 1981
8-Month
25.89"
(657.61mm)
36.66"
(931.16mm)
-10.77"
(-273.55mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Jul 1980–Mar 1981
9-Month
29.27"
(743.46mm)
42.35"
(1,075.69mm)
-13.08"
(-332.23mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Jun 1980–Mar 1981
10-Month
31.93"
(811.02mm)
46.94"
(1,192.28mm)
-15.01"
(-381.26mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
May 1980–Mar 1981
11-Month
40.97"
(1,040.64mm)
52.10"
(1,323.34mm)
-11.13"
(-282.70mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1963 1918
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1990
Apr 1980–Mar 1981
12-Month
50.20"
(1,275.08mm)
56.99"
(1,447.55mm)
-6.79"
(-172.47mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1918
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1992
Oct 1979–Mar 1981
18-Month
80.67"
(2,049.02mm)
84.99"
(2,158.75mm)
-4.32"
(-109.73mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1918
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1992
Apr 1979–Mar 1981
24-Month
117.17"
(2,976.12mm)
114.04"
(2,896.62mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1993
Apr 1978–Mar 1981
36-Month
177.82"
(4,516.63mm)
171.17"
(4,347.72mm)
6.65"
(168.91mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1979 1918
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1992
Apr 1977–Mar 1981
48-Month
236.14"
(5,997.96mm)
228.12"
(5,794.25mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1979 1918
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1993
Ties: 1988
Apr 1976–Mar 1981
60-Month
286.94"
(7,288.28mm)
284.91"
(7,236.71mm)
2.03"
(51.57mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1973 1919
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1994

Citing This Page

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