Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, December 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1983
1-Month
7.39"
(187.71mm)
5.47"
(138.94mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1981 1958
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1982
Nov–Dec 1983
2-Month
13.27"
(337.06mm)
9.81"
(249.17mm)
3.46"
(87.89mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1981 1917
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1982
Oct–Dec 1983
3-Month
14.70"
(373.38mm)
13.23"
(336.04mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1981 1917
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1982
Sep–Dec 1983
4-Month
19.70"
(500.38mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1981 1917
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2009
Aug–Dec 1983
5-Month
25.69"
(652.53mm)
21.98"
(558.29mm)
3.71"
(94.24mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2002
Ties: 2004
Jul–Dec 1983
6-Month
28.02"
(711.71mm)
27.62"
(701.55mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2009
Jun–Dec 1983
7-Month
34.46"
(875.28mm)
32.18"
(817.37mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1940
May–Dec 1983
8-Month
43.27"
(1,099.06mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2004
Apr–Dec 1983
9-Month
50.28"
(1,277.11mm)
42.17"
(1,071.12mm)
8.11"
(205.99mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1940
Mar–Dec 1983
10-Month
55.32"
(1,405.13mm)
47.13"
(1,197.10mm)
8.19"
(208.03mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1973
Feb–Dec 1983
11-Month
63.44"
(1,611.38mm)
51.75"
(1,314.45mm)
11.69"
(296.93mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1982 1924
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1940
Jan–Dec 1983
12-Month
68.00"
(1,727.20mm)
56.89"
(1,445.01mm)
11.11"
(282.19mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 1924
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1991
Jul 1982–Dec 1983
18-Month
106.90"
(2,715.26mm)
84.52"
(2,146.81mm)
22.38"
(568.45mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan 1982–Dec 1983
24-Month
133.42"
(3,388.87mm)
113.97"
(2,894.84mm)
19.45"
(494.03mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1982 2011
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1992
Jan 1981–Dec 1983
36-Month
178.98"
(4,546.09mm)
171.00"
(4,343.40mm)
7.98"
(202.69mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Jan 1980–Dec 1983
48-Month
237.36"
(6,028.94mm)
228.05"
(5,792.47mm)
9.31"
(236.47mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1992
Jan 1979–Dec 1983
60-Month
308.71"
(7,841.23mm)
284.97"
(7,238.24mm)
23.74"
(602.99mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/