Climate at a Glance

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Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1956
1-Month
81.5°F
(27.5°C)
81.6°F
(27.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1992
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2011
Ties: 1897, 1900, 1908, 1912, 1930
Jul–Aug 1956
2-Month
81.9°F
(27.7°C)
81.7°F
(27.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1967
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2011
Ties: 1912, 1914, 1919, 1957, 1963, 1964, 1977, 1986, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2009
Jun–Aug 1956
3-Month
80.7°F
(27.1°C)
81.1°F
(27.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1961
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2011
Ties: 1919, 1929, 1942, 1983, 2001
May–Aug 1956
4-Month
79.4°F
(26.3°C)
79.1°F
(26.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1998
Ties: 1897, 1906, 1921, 1930, 1935, 1939, 1954, 2020
Apr–Aug 1956
5-Month
76.6°F
(24.8°C)
76.6°F
(24.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1961
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2011
Ties: 1900, 1949, 1952, 2017
Mar–Aug 1956
6-Month
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1931
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2011
Ties: 1900, 1949, 1972
Feb–Aug 1956
7-Month
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1968
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1933, 1951, 2005
Jan–Aug 1956
8-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1946, 1962, 2007
Dec 1955–Aug 1956
9-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1940
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012, 2017
Ties: 1986, 1997, 2007
Nov 1955–Aug 1956
10-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1940
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1920, 1933, 1937, 1946, 2004, 2013, 2015
Oct 1955–Aug 1956
11-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1977
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1896, 1928, 1953, 2004
Sep 1955–Aug 1956
12-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1896, 1945
Mar 1955–Aug 1956
18-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1943, 1945
Sep 1954–Aug 1956
24-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1910, 1932, 1936, 1938, 1944, 2001
Sep 1953–Aug 1956
36-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1978, 1979
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2018
Ties: 1912, 1913, 1925, 1928, 1939, 1974, 1987, 2005, 2010, 2016
Sep 1952–Aug 1956
48-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1979
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1908, 1929, 1938, 1954, 1998, 2010, 2016
Sep 1951–Aug 1956
60-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1979, 1980, 1981
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1909, 1926, 1955, 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/