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New Orleans, 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
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
76.7°F
(24.8°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1954
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1993
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1993
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1951, 1975, 1984
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1969
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1987
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1970
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1977
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1981, 1988
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 2010
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1976, 2010
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1986, 1991, 2011
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1963, 1972, 2015
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978, 1980
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2019
Ties: 1965, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Ties: 1967, 1977

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