Climate at a Glance

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Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1899
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1931
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1896
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1931
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1954, 1975
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1899, 1928
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1993
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1899, 1905, 1912, 1936
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1978
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1926, 1958, 1969, 1984
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1977
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1988, 1993
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1902, 1983
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1977
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1918
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1977
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1918
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1990
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1901, 1916, 1925, 1990, 2002
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1902, 1943, 1959, 1966, 1990, 1995
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1904, 1931, 1965
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1906, 1963, 1964, 1977, 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/