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Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
75.4°F
(24.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2018
Ties: 2001
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1931
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1963
Ties: 1957, 1998, 2000, 2016
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1931
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1927, 1935, 2003
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1901
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Ties: 1953, 1963, 1982
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940, 1978
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1925
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1931
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1902, 1931
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1957
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1899, 1902, 1918
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1902, 1918
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 2012
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 2008
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 2008
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1902
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1973
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1919
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1982, 1991
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1909, 1982, 1986, 1989, 1997
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1902, 1904, 1905
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019, 2020
Ties: 1910, 1945, 1946, 1949, 1954, 1956, 1958, 2004
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1903, 1904, 1905
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Ties: 1928, 1948, 1966

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/