Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
75.7°F
(24.3°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1899
Ties: 1955
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1931
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1896
Ties: 1900, 1906, 1947, 1953, 1996
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1931
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1898, 1916, 1981
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1960
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1930, 1948, 2001, 2009
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1943, 2008
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1978
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1897
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1978
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 2011
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1954, 2007
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1946, 1989, 2002
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1929, 1946, 1985, 2007
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1977
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1928, 1965, 1985
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1944, 1992, 1998
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1907, 1920, 1921, 1925, 1932, 1946, 1951, 1974, 1992
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1978
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1953, 2005
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1979
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1898, 1928, 1951, 1954, 1955, 2014
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1980
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1929, 1930, 1938, 1950, 1951, 1953, 2011
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1980
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2019
Ties: 1910, 1924, 1937, 1938, 1952, 1953, 1957, 2010, 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/