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New Orleans, Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1974

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1974
1-Month
76.1°F
(24.5°C)
76.5°F
(24.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1954
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2000
Ties: 1965
Apr–May 1974
2-Month
72.7°F
(22.6°C)
72.7°F
(22.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1973
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1982, 1986
Mar–May 1974
3-Month
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1993
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Ties: 1985
Feb–May 1974
4-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1968
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1948, 1957, 2001
Jan–May 1974
5-Month
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2019
Dec 1973–May 1974
6-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Nov 1973–May 1974
7-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977, 1978
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 1973–May 1974
8-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 2019
Sep 1973–May 1974
9-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Aug 1973–May 1974
10-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jul 1973–May 1974
11-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 1973–May 1974
12-Month
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Dec 1972–May 1974
18-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1969
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1991, 2001, 2008
Jun 1972–May 1974
24-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1987, 1995, 1997, 2011
Jun 1971–May 1974
36-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
19th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1991, 2004, 2010
Jun 1970–May 1974
48-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1969, 1970, 1971, 1980
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1989, 1994, 1996
Jun 1969–May 1974
60-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1954, 1956, 1957

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