Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1989
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1984
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1899
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1976
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1931
Ties: 1944
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1950
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1979
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1976
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1998
Ties: 1898, 1968, 1974
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1976
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1998
Ties: 1967
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1976
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1968, 1976
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Ties: 1914, 1937, 1952, 1969, 1993, 2014
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1921
Ties: 1917, 1960, 1978, 2014
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1968
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Ties: 1903, 1904, 1917, 1979, 1993, 2014
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1968
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1968, 1970
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1960
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1969
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979, 1980
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019, 2020
Ties: 1968, 1969, 1978, 1981

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/