Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2002
1-Month
4.89"
(124.21mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2000 1999
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 2019
Jul–Aug 2002
2-Month
10.29"
(261.37mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2000 1924
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 1944
Jun–Aug 2002
3-Month
15.12"
(384.05mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2000 1924
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2017
May–Aug 2002
4-Month
17.53"
(445.26mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-2.46"
(-62.49mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1924
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2017
Apr–Aug 2002
5-Month
21.25"
(539.75mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2000 1924
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1991
Mar–Aug 2002
6-Month
26.83"
(681.48mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-2.96"
(-75.19mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Feb–Aug 2002
7-Month
29.78"
(756.41mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-4.63"
(-117.60mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1991
Jan–Aug 2002
8-Month
33.79"
(858.27mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-5.76"
(-146.30mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2000 2011
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1991
Dec 2001–Aug 2002
9-Month
39.34"
(999.24mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-5.69"
(-144.52mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2000 2011
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1991
Nov 2001–Aug 2002
10-Month
45.28"
(1,150.11mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
-4.01"
(-101.86mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2000 2000
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1991
Oct 2001–Aug 2002
11-Month
50.32"
(1,278.13mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Sep 2001–Aug 2002
12-Month
56.66"
(1,439.16mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1991
Mar 2001–Aug 2002
18-Month
92.95"
(2,360.93mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2001 1925
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2017
Sep 2000–Aug 2002
24-Month
122.65"
(3,115.31mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2001 1918
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1975
Sep 1999–Aug 2002
36-Month
162.47"
(4,126.74mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-8.47"
(-215.14mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2000 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1975
Sep 1998–Aug 2002
48-Month
222.17"
(5,643.12mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
-5.80"
(-147.32mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2001 1918
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1975
Sep 1997–Aug 2002
60-Month
278.59"
(7,076.19mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
-6.26"
(-159.00mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2000 1918
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 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/