Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1985
1-Month
5.96"
(151.38mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
1.32"
(33.52mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1984 1999
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2016
Ties: 1942
Jul–Aug 1985
2-Month
11.29"
(286.77mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
1.01"
(25.66mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1924
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2016
Jun–Aug 1985
3-Month
14.55"
(369.57mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1980 1924
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2017
May–Aug 1985
4-Month
17.37"
(441.20mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1980 1924
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2017
Ties: 1921
Apr–Aug 1985
5-Month
19.67"
(499.62mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-5.16"
(-131.06mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1924
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Ties: 1954
Mar–Aug 1985
6-Month
24.40"
(619.76mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-5.39"
(-136.91mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1965 1925
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Feb–Aug 1985
7-Month
30.88"
(784.35mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-3.53"
(-89.66mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Jan–Aug 1985
8-Month
35.35"
(897.89mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1981 2011
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Dec 1984–Aug 1985
9-Month
37.86"
(961.64mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-7.17"
(-182.12mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1981 2011
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Nov 1984–Aug 1985
10-Month
42.54"
(1,080.52mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
-6.75"
(-171.45mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1982 2000
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Oct 1984–Aug 1985
11-Month
52.78"
(1,340.61mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Sep 1984–Aug 1985
12-Month
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Ties: 1969
Mar 1984–Aug 1985
18-Month
83.81"
(2,128.77mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2017
Sep 1983–Aug 1985
24-Month
113.84"
(2,891.54mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-0.07"
(-1.77mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1975
Sep 1982–Aug 1985
36-Month
191.38"
(4,861.05mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
20.44"
(519.17mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1975
Sep 1981–Aug 1985
48-Month
240.61"
(6,111.49mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
12.64"
(321.05mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Sep 1980–Aug 1985
60-Month
287.29"
(7,297.17mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
2.44"
(61.98mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/