Climate at a Glance

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Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1971
1-Month
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1899
Apr–May 1971
2-Month
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1931
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1896
Mar–May 1971
3-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1931
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1915, 2013
Feb–May 1971
4-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1960
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1914, 1941
Jan–May 1971
5-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1980
Dec 1970–May 1971
6-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1913, 1982, 1994
Nov 1970–May 1971
7-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1959
Oct 1970–May 1971
8-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 2001
Sep 1970–May 1971
9-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1912, 1919, 1959
Aug 1970–May 1971
10-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1906, 1959, 1961, 1962, 1981
Jul 1970–May 1971
11-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1906, 1912, 1962, 1964
Jun 1970–May 1971
12-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Dec 1969–May 1971
18-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1959, 1961
Jun 1969–May 1971
24-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1900, 1906, 1915, 1981, 1994
Jun 1968–May 1971
36-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2018
Ties: 1980
Jun 1967–May 1971
48-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Jun 1966–May 1971
60-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/