Climate at a Glance

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1989
1-Month
3.02"
(76.71mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1980 1999
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2016
Jul–Aug 1989
2-Month
10.93"
(277.62mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2016
Ties: 1994
Jun–Aug 1989
3-Month
24.32"
(617.73mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
9.49"
(241.05mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1924
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2017
May–Aug 1989
4-Month
33.37"
(847.60mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
13.38"
(339.85mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1988 1924
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Apr–Aug 1989
5-Month
35.23"
(894.84mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
10.40"
(264.16mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1988 1924
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Mar–Aug 1989
6-Month
40.89"
(1,038.61mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
11.10"
(281.94mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2016
Feb–Aug 1989
7-Month
43.61"
(1,107.69mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1991
Jan–Aug 1989
8-Month
49.70"
(1,262.38mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1988 2011
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1991
Dec 1988–Aug 1989
9-Month
55.52"
(1,410.21mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
10.49"
(266.45mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1988 2011
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1991
Nov 1988–Aug 1989
10-Month
58.48"
(1,485.39mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
9.19"
(233.42mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1988 2000
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1991
Oct 1988–Aug 1989
11-Month
62.78"
(1,594.61mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
10.05"
(255.27mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Sep 1988–Aug 1989
12-Month
67.98"
(1,726.69mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1991
Mar 1988–Aug 1989
18-Month
97.21"
(2,469.13mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
10.43"
(264.92mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2017
Sep 1987–Aug 1989
24-Month
125.19"
(3,179.83mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
11.28"
(286.52mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1975
Sep 1986–Aug 1989
36-Month
191.70"
(4,869.18mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1975
Sep 1985–Aug 1989
48-Month
245.62"
(6,238.75mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
17.65"
(448.31mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1975
Sep 1984–Aug 1989
60-Month
301.55"
(7,659.37mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
16.70"
(424.18mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
24th 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 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/