Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1983
1-Month
5.99"
(152.15mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1982 1999
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2016
Jul–Aug 1983
2-Month
8.32"
(211.33mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2016
Jun–Aug 1983
3-Month
14.76"
(374.90mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1980 1924
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2017
May–Aug 1983
4-Month
23.57"
(598.68mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1982 1924
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2017
Apr–Aug 1983
5-Month
30.58"
(776.73mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
5.75"
(146.05mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1982 1924
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Mar–Aug 1983
6-Month
35.62"
(904.75mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
5.83"
(148.08mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Feb–Aug 1983
7-Month
43.74"
(1,111.00mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
9.33"
(236.99mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Jan–Aug 1983
8-Month
48.30"
(1,226.82mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
8.75"
(222.25mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1982 2011
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1991
Dec 1982–Aug 1983
9-Month
62.75"
(1,593.85mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
17.72"
(450.09mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 2011
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Nov 1982–Aug 1983
10-Month
69.35"
(1,761.49mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
20.06"
(509.52mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 2000
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Oct 1982–Aug 1983
11-Month
73.58"
(1,868.93mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
20.85"
(529.59mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 1982–Aug 1983
12-Month
77.54"
(1,969.52mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
20.71"
(526.04mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Mar 1982–Aug 1983
18-Month
104.67"
(2,658.62mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
17.89"
(454.41mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2017
Sep 1981–Aug 1983
24-Month
126.77"
(3,219.96mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
12.86"
(326.65mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Sep 1980–Aug 1983
36-Month
173.45"
(4,405.63mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1975
Sep 1979–Aug 1983
48-Month
236.53"
(6,007.86mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Sep 1978–Aug 1983
60-Month
302.40"
(7,680.96mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
17.55"
(445.77mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/