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Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1979
1-Month
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
75.2°F
(24.0°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1913, 1988
Apr–May 1979
2-Month
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1931
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1963
Ties: 1941, 1962, 1987, 1989, 1994, 1996
Mar–May 1979
3-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1931
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1943
Feb–May 1979
4-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1901
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1929, 1980
Jan–May 1979
5-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1928, 1968
Dec 1978–May 1979
6-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1931
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1977
Nov 1978–May 1979
7-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1931
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1947
Oct 1978–May 1979
8-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1931, 1977
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1900, 1928, 1980
Sep 1978–May 1979
9-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1931, 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Aug 1978–May 1979
10-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1931
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1910, 1966, 2014
Jul 1978–May 1979
11-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1931
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1951, 1981
Jun 1978–May 1979
12-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1959, 1961
Dec 1977–May 1979
18-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1902
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jun 1977–May 1979
24-Month
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1919
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1940, 1959, 1961
Jun 1976–May 1979
36-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1978
Jun 1975–May 1979
48-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1902, 1904, 1905
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019, 2020
Ties: 1901, 1978
Jun 1974–May 1979
60-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1903, 1904, 1905
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1901, 1916

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/