Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1961
1-Month
79.1°F
(26.2°C)
81.6°F
(27.6°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1992
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2011
Jul–Aug 1961
2-Month
79.4°F
(26.3°C)
81.7°F
(27.6°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1967
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2011
Jun–Aug 1961
3-Month
78.5°F
(25.8°C)
81.1°F
(27.3°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1961
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2011
May–Aug 1961
4-Month
76.9°F
(24.9°C)
79.2°F
(26.2°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1998
Apr–Aug 1961
5-Month
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
76.6°F
(24.8°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1961
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2011
Mar–Aug 1961
6-Month
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1931
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2011
Ties: 1971
Feb–Aug 1961
7-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1968
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1903, 1915, 1926, 1966, 1973, 1979, 1989, 1993
Jan–Aug 1961
8-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1940
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1912, 1970
Dec 1960–Aug 1961
9-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012, 2017
Nov 1960–Aug 1961
10-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1940
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1915, 1968
Oct 1960–Aug 1961
11-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1926, 1970
Sep 1960–Aug 1961
12-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1899, 1973, 1983
Mar 1960–Aug 1961
18-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1904, 1940, 1960, 1968
Sep 1959–Aug 1961
24-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1978
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1959, 1970, 1979
Sep 1958–Aug 1961
36-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1978, 1979
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1980
Sep 1957–Aug 1961
48-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1970, 1978
Sep 1956–Aug 1961
60-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1906 1979, 1980, 1981
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2020
Ties: 1906, 1963, 1964, 1968, 1978, 1982, 1983

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/