Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2003
1-Month
4.19"
(106.43mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2000 1999
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2016
Jul–Aug 2003
2-Month
10.07"
(255.78mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2000 1924
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2016
Jun–Aug 2003
3-Month
18.50"
(469.90mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2002 1924
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2017
May–Aug 2003
4-Month
20.87"
(530.10mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2002 1924
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2017
Apr–Aug 2003
5-Month
24.31"
(617.47mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2002 1924
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1991
Mar–Aug 2003
6-Month
27.64"
(702.06mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1925
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Feb–Aug 2003
7-Month
34.82"
(884.43mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2002 1925
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1991
Jan–Aug 2003
8-Month
35.93"
(912.62mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2002 2011
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1991
Dec 2002–Aug 2003
9-Month
43.90"
(1,115.06mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2002 2011
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1991
Nov 2002–Aug 2003
10-Month
49.38"
(1,254.25mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2002 2000
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1991
Oct 2002–Aug 2003
11-Month
60.23"
(1,529.84mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
7.50"
(190.50mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2002 1925
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Sep 2002–Aug 2003
12-Month
66.41"
(1,686.81mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2002 1925
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1991
Mar 2002–Aug 2003
18-Month
93.24"
(2,368.30mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
6.46"
(164.09mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1925
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2017
Sep 2001–Aug 2003
24-Month
123.07"
(3,125.98mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
9.16"
(232.67mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1975
Sep 2000–Aug 2003
36-Month
189.06"
(4,802.12mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
18.12"
(460.24mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1975
Sep 1999–Aug 2003
48-Month
228.88"
(5,813.55mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1975
Sep 1998–Aug 2003
60-Month
288.58"
(7,329.93mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 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/