Climate at a Glance

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Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1956
1-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
6.0°F
(3.3°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1989
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 1984
Ties: 1923
Nov–Dec 1956
2-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1927, 1973, 1990
Oct–Dec 1956
3-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Sep–Dec 1956
4-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1931
Ties: 1915, 1994, 2017, 2018, 2020
Aug–Dec 1956
5-Month
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1951, 2010
Jul–Dec 1956
6-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1926, 1951, 1954, 1978
Jun–Dec 1956
7-Month
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1998
Ties: 1939, 1946, 1949, 1965, 1982, 2012, 2017
May–Dec 1956
8-Month
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 1998
Ties: 1899, 1911, 1949, 1986, 2020
Apr–Dec 1956
9-Month
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1897, 1899, 1925, 1949, 1964, 1984, 1991, 2002
Mar–Dec 1956
10-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015
Ties: 1909, 1938, 1939, 1951, 1953, 1955, 1963, 1973, 1984, 2003
Feb–Dec 1956
11-Month
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1968, 1976
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 1948, 1991, 2004, 2005
Jan–Dec 1956
12-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1921
Ties: 1935, 1951
Jul 1955–Dec 1956
18-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1968
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1946, 1965, 1985, 1995, 2002
Jan 1955–Dec 1956
24-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1979
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1910, 1945, 1949, 1951
Jan 1954–Dec 1956
36-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1968, 1970
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1910
Jan 1953–Dec 1956
48-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Ties: 1921, 1957, 2002
Jan 1952–Dec 1956
60-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1979, 1980
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019, 2020
Ties: 1924, 1934, 1937, 1954, 1955, 2003, 2010, 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/