Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1986
1-Month
3.74"
(95.00mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1981 1999
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2016
Jul–Aug 1986
2-Month
6.76"
(171.70mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1980 1924
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2016
Jun–Aug 1986
3-Month
13.47"
(342.14mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1924
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2017
May–Aug 1986
4-Month
18.70"
(474.98mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1985 1924
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2017
Ties: 1904
Apr–Aug 1986
5-Month
21.76"
(552.70mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1924
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Mar–Aug 1986
6-Month
24.19"
(614.43mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-5.60"
(-142.24mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1965 1925
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2016
Feb–Aug 1986
7-Month
26.93"
(684.02mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-7.48"
(-189.99mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1963 1925
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1991
Jan–Aug 1986
8-Month
28.86"
(733.04mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-10.69"
(-271.53mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1963 2011
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1991
Dec 1985–Aug 1986
9-Month
33.15"
(842.01mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-11.88"
(-301.75mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1963 2011
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1991
Nov 1985–Aug 1986
10-Month
35.59"
(903.99mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
-13.70"
(-347.98mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1963 2000
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1991
Oct 1985–Aug 1986
11-Month
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
-4.84"
(-122.93mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1911
Sep 1985–Aug 1986
12-Month
53.92"
(1,369.57mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1991
Mar 1985–Aug 1986
18-Month
78.32"
(1,989.33mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-8.46"
(-214.88mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2017
Sep 1984–Aug 1986
24-Month
109.85"
(2,790.19mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-4.06"
(-103.12mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Sep 1983–Aug 1986
36-Month
167.76"
(4,261.10mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-3.18"
(-80.78mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Sep 1982–Aug 1986
48-Month
245.30"
(6,230.62mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1985 1918
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1975
Sep 1981–Aug 1986
60-Month
294.53"
(7,481.06mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
9.68"
(245.87mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1985 1918
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/