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Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1940

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1940
1-Month
80.4°F
(26.9°C)
82.6°F
(28.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1931
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2011
Jul–Aug 1940
2-Month
80.7°F
(27.1°C)
82.6°F
(28.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1922
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2011
Ties: 1929
Jun–Aug 1940
3-Month
80.0°F
(26.7°C)
82.0°F
(27.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1903
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2011
Ties: 1946
May–Aug 1940
4-Month
78.2°F
(25.7°C)
80.4°F
(26.9°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1903
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1998
Apr–Aug 1940
5-Month
75.8°F
(24.3°C)
77.8°F
(25.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1931
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2011
Ties: 1913, 1920, 1926, 1928, 1976
Mar–Aug 1940
6-Month
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
75.1°F
(23.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1931
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2011
Ties: 1950, 1971
Feb–Aug 1940
7-Month
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1931
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1895, 1901, 1923, 1926
Jan–Aug 1940
8-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Dec 1939–Aug 1940
9-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1931
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1978
Nov 1939–Aug 1940
10-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1931
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Oct 1939–Aug 1940
11-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1931
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Sep 1939–Aug 1940
12-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1931, 1977
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Mar 1939–Aug 1940
18-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1977
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1915, 2014
Sep 1938–Aug 1940
24-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1978
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1902, 1976, 1980, 1994
Sep 1937–Aug 1940
36-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1978, 1979
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1900, 1916, 1926, 1967, 1989, 1990
Sep 1936–Aug 1940
48-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1979
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019, 2020
Ties: 1916, 1964, 1966, 1973, 1995, 1996, 2003
Sep 1935–Aug 1940
60-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1979, 1980
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1929 2020
Ties: 1941, 1942, 1960, 1985, 1988, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 14, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/