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Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
75.4°F
(24.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1931
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1963
Ties: 1902, 1914, 1916, 1937, 1950
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1931
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1921, 1986, 1989, 2010
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1901
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940, 1978
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1896, 1904, 1910, 2013
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1931
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1897, 1971, 1994
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1902, 1931
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1913, 1914, 1929, 1941, 1994, 2003
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1899, 1902, 1918
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1929
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1902, 1918
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1946, 1956, 1963, 1992, 1997, 2002, 2003
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1967, 1975, 1990, 1992
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1920, 1965, 1994, 1996, 1997, 2002, 2004
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1908, 1938, 1945, 1948
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1902
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1972
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1919
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1950
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Ties: 1927, 1992, 2005, 2011
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1902, 1904, 1905
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019, 2020
Ties: 1950, 1953, 1955, 1983, 1985, 1986, 1990, 1993, 1994, 1997, 2003
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1903, 1904, 1905
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1951, 1955, 1977, 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/