Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1978
1-Month
81.7°F
(27.6°C)
81.6°F
(27.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1992
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2011
Ties: 1916, 1988
Jul–Aug 1978
2-Month
82.4°F
(28.0°C)
81.8°F
(27.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1967
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2011
Ties: 1921, 1930, 1935, 1983, 1987
Jun–Aug 1978
3-Month
81.6°F
(27.6°C)
81.1°F
(27.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1961
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2011
Ties: 1921, 1990, 1995
May–Aug 1978
4-Month
79.8°F
(26.6°C)
79.1°F
(26.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998
Ties: 1936, 1963, 2008
Apr–Aug 1978
5-Month
77.3°F
(25.2°C)
76.6°F
(24.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1961
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2011
Ties: 1914, 1932, 1953, 1965, 1980, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2019
Mar–Aug 1978
6-Month
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1931
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2011
Ties: 1898, 1914, 1930, 1932, 2001
Feb–Aug 1978
7-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1968
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 2014
Jan–Aug 1978
8-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–Aug 1978
9-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012, 2017
Nov 1977–Aug 1978
10-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Oct 1977–Aug 1978
11-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1931
Sep 1977–Aug 1978
12-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Mar 1977–Aug 1978
18-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1899, 1924, 1959, 1971, 1973
Sep 1976–Aug 1978
24-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Sep 1975–Aug 1978
36-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978, 1979
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1979
Sep 1974–Aug 1978
48-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1961, 1970
Sep 1973–Aug 1978
60-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979, 1980, 1981
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1906, 1961, 1963, 1964, 1968, 1982, 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 15, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/