Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1938
1-Month
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1899
Ties: 1985, 2008
Apr–May 1938
2-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1931
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1896
Ties: 1923
Mar–May 1938
3-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1931
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Ties: 1896, 1921, 1929, 1935, 1953, 1974, 1985, 2000, 2015, 2016
Feb–May 1938
4-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1960
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Ties: 2000
Jan–May 1938
5-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1978
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Ties: 2006
Dec 1937–May 1938
6-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1978
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1908, 1922
Nov 1937–May 1938
7-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1978
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1986
Oct 1937–May 1938
8-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1897, 2002
Sep 1937–May 1938
9-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1897, 1949
Aug 1937–May 1938
10-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1909, 1945, 1949
Jul 1937–May 1938
11-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1945
Jun 1937–May 1938
12-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1909, 1921
Dec 1936–May 1938
18-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1952, 1972, 2001
Jun 1936–May 1938
24-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1978
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1907, 1957, 2001
Jun 1935–May 1938
36-Month
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1979
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2018
Ties: 1932, 1944, 1947, 1949, 1997
Jun 1934–May 1938
48-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1980
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2019
Ties: 1929, 1930, 1950, 1951, 1953, 1956, 2011
Jun 1933–May 1938
60-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1980
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2020
Ties: 1910, 1924, 1937, 1952, 1953, 1956, 1957, 2010, 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 13, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/