Climate at a Glance

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Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1989
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1984
Ties: 1895, 1912
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1927, 1956, 1990
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 2007
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1927, 1971, 1984, 2010, 2018, 2020
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
71.8°F
(22.1°C)
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1998
Ties: 1897, 1915, 1984
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
71.8°F
(22.1°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1998
Ties: 1897, 1947, 1948, 1971, 1982, 2006
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1912, 1918, 1939, 1962, 1963, 1994
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1909, 1938, 1939, 1951, 1953, 1955, 1956, 1963, 1984, 2003
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1968, 1976
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1921
Ties: 1926, 1937, 1996, 2013
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1968
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1914, 1962, 1964, 1984, 1992
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1900, 1916, 1931, 1965, 1974, 1982, 1992
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1968, 1970
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1897, 1899, 1974
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2018
Ties: 1901, 1920, 1986, 1989
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979, 1980
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2019, 2020
Ties: 1916, 1917, 1943, 1960, 1985

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/