Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1982
1-Month
5.01"
(127.25mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
0.37"
(9.39mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1981 1999
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2016
Jul–Aug 1982
2-Month
9.66"
(245.36mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2016
Jun–Aug 1982
3-Month
15.05"
(382.27mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1980 1924
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2017
May–Aug 1982
4-Month
18.13"
(460.50mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-1.86"
(-47.25mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1980 1924
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2017
Apr–Aug 1982
5-Month
24.05"
(610.87mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Mar–Aug 1982
6-Month
27.13"
(689.10mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-2.66"
(-67.57mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Feb–Aug 1982
7-Month
32.58"
(827.53mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Jan–Aug 1982
8-Month
36.18"
(918.97mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1981 2011
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Dec 1981–Aug 1982
9-Month
40.17"
(1,020.32mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-4.86"
(-123.44mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1981 2011
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Nov 1981–Aug 1982
10-Month
42.34"
(1,075.44mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
-6.95"
(-176.53mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1981 2000
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Oct 1981–Aug 1982
11-Month
46.14"
(1,171.96mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
-6.59"
(-167.38mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Sep 1981–Aug 1982
12-Month
49.23"
(1,250.44mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-7.60"
(-193.04mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1991
Mar 1981–Aug 1982
18-Month
75.21"
(1,910.33mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-11.57"
(-293.88mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1964 1925
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2017
Sep 1980–Aug 1982
24-Month
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-18.00"
(-457.20mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1963 1918
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1975
Sep 1979–Aug 1982
36-Month
158.99"
(4,038.35mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-11.95"
(-303.53mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1975
Sep 1978–Aug 1982
48-Month
224.86"
(5,711.44mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
-3.11"
(-79.00mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1975
Sep 1977–Aug 1982
60-Month
282.90"
(7,185.66mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/