Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1988
1-Month
6.36"
(161.54mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
1.72"
(43.68mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1987 1999
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2016
Jul–Aug 1988
2-Month
12.47"
(316.74mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2016
Jun–Aug 1988
3-Month
15.34"
(389.64mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1924
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
May–Aug 1988
4-Month
16.88"
(428.75mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-3.11"
(-79.00mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1980 1924
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Apr–Aug 1988
5-Month
21.27"
(540.26mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1985 1924
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Mar–Aug 1988
6-Month
29.23"
(742.44mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1987 1925
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2016
Ties: 1913
Feb–Aug 1988
7-Month
36.23"
(920.24mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Jan–Aug 1988
8-Month
39.35"
(999.49mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1986 2011
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Dec 1987–Aug 1988
9-Month
44.40"
(1,127.76mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1986 2011
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Nov 1987–Aug 1988
10-Month
52.85"
(1,342.39mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1986 2000
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Oct 1987–Aug 1988
11-Month
54.46"
(1,383.28mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Sep 1987–Aug 1988
12-Month
57.21"
(1,453.13mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Mar 1987–Aug 1988
18-Month
85.24"
(2,165.10mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Sep 1986–Aug 1988
24-Month
123.72"
(3,142.49mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
9.81"
(249.18mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1987 1918
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1975
Sep 1985–Aug 1988
36-Month
177.64"
(4,512.06mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1987 1918
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Sep 1984–Aug 1988
48-Month
233.57"
(5,932.68mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1975
Sep 1983–Aug 1988
60-Month
291.48"
(7,403.59mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1985 1918
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 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/