Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, August 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2008
1-Month
7.57"
(192.28mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2007 1999
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2016
Jul–Aug 2008
2-Month
10.08"
(256.03mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2005 1924
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2016
Jun–Aug 2008
3-Month
13.69"
(347.73mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2006 1924
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2017
Ties: 1913
May–Aug 2008
4-Month
19.48"
(494.79mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2006 1924
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2017
Ties: 1927
Apr–Aug 2008
5-Month
22.75"
(577.85mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2006 1924
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1991
Mar–Aug 2008
6-Month
26.32"
(668.53mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2006 1925
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2016
Feb–Aug 2008
7-Month
31.71"
(805.43mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2007 1925
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Jan–Aug 2008
8-Month
36.64"
(930.66mm)
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2007 2011
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Dec 2007–Aug 2008
9-Month
40.72"
(1,034.29mm)
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
-4.31"
(-109.47mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2006 2011
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1991
Nov 2007–Aug 2008
10-Month
43.94"
(1,116.08mm)
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
-5.35"
(-135.89mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2006 2000
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1991
Oct 2007–Aug 2008
11-Month
47.65"
(1,210.31mm)
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
-5.08"
(-129.03mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2006 1925
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2016
Sep 2007–Aug 2008
12-Month
52.75"
(1,339.85mm)
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
-4.08"
(-103.63mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2006 1925
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1991
Mar 2007–Aug 2008
18-Month
79.89"
(2,029.21mm)
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
-6.89"
(-175.00mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2006 1925
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2017
Sep 2006–Aug 2008
24-Month
112.91"
(2,867.91mm)
113.91"
(2,893.31mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2007 1918
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1975
Sep 2005–Aug 2008
36-Month
156.89"
(3,985.01mm)
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
-14.05"
(-356.87mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2000 1918
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1975
Sep 2004–Aug 2008
48-Month
212.32"
(5,392.93mm)
227.97"
(5,790.44mm)
-15.65"
(-397.51mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1975
Sep 2003–Aug 2008
60-Month
278.53"
(7,074.66mm)
284.85"
(7,235.19mm)
-6.32"
(-160.53mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2000 1918
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/