Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1972
1-Month
81.1°F
(27.3°C)
81.6°F
(27.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1992
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2011
Ties: 1895, 1898, 1977, 1979, 2008
Jul–Aug 1972
2-Month
80.4°F
(26.9°C)
81.7°F
(27.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2011
Ties: 1968, 1971, 1984, 1989
Jun–Aug 1972
3-Month
80.3°F
(26.8°C)
81.1°F
(27.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1961
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2011
Ties: 1931, 1933, 1971, 1973, 1994
May–Aug 1972
4-Month
78.4°F
(25.8°C)
79.2°F
(26.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1976
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1998
Ties: 1910, 1919, 1974, 1983, 1988, 2017
Apr–Aug 1972
5-Month
76.2°F
(24.6°C)
76.6°F
(24.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1961
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2011
Ties: 1920, 1942, 1966
Mar–Aug 1972
6-Month
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1931
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2011
Ties: 1900, 1949, 1956
Feb–Aug 1972
7-Month
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Ties: 2002
Jan–Aug 1972
8-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1934, 1937, 2015
Dec 1971–Aug 1972
9-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012, 2017
Ties: 1925, 1935, 2018, 2019
Nov 1971–Aug 1972
10-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1897, 1908, 1949, 1953, 1998, 2002
Oct 1971–Aug 1972
11-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1943, 1952
Sep 1971–Aug 1972
12-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1952
Mar 1971–Aug 1972
18-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1910, 1938, 1965, 1987, 2002, 2004
Sep 1970–Aug 1972
24-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1925, 1926, 1929, 1946, 1992, 1995, 1996
Sep 1969–Aug 1972
36-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978, 1979
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1900, 1903, 1914, 1959, 1965, 1967, 1973, 1989, 1990, 2015
Sep 1968–Aug 1972
48-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1904, 1942, 1960, 1973, 1977, 1982
Sep 1967–Aug 1972
60-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979, 1980, 1981
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019
Ties: 1969, 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/