Climate at a Glance

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Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1979
1-Month
81.1°F
(27.3°C)
81.6°F
(27.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1992
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2011
Ties: 1895, 1898, 1972, 1977, 2008
Jul–Aug 1979
2-Month
81.4°F
(27.4°C)
81.8°F
(27.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2011
Ties: 1895, 1906, 1908, 1927, 1929, 1958, 1966, 2013
Jun–Aug 1979
3-Month
80.5°F
(26.9°C)
81.1°F
(27.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1961
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2011
Ties: 1910, 1912, 1945, 1959, 1965
May–Aug 1979
4-Month
78.3°F
(25.7°C)
79.2°F
(26.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1998
Ties: 1970
Apr–Aug 1979
5-Month
76.1°F
(24.5°C)
76.6°F
(24.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1961
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2011
Ties: 1895, 1945, 1968
Mar–Aug 1979
6-Month
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1931
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2011
Ties: 1895, 1912
Feb–Aug 1979
7-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1903, 1915, 1926, 1961, 1966, 1973, 1989, 1993
Jan–Aug 1979
8-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1895, 1931, 1960
Dec 1978–Aug 1979
9-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012, 2017
Ties: 1915, 1968
Nov 1978–Aug 1979
10-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1904, 1905, 1983
Oct 1978–Aug 1979
11-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1971, 1983, 1988
Sep 1978–Aug 1979
12-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1918
Mar 1978–Aug 1979
18-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1905, 1962, 1980
Sep 1977–Aug 1979
24-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1959, 1961, 1970
Sep 1976–Aug 1979
36-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978, 1979
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1978
Sep 1975–Aug 1979
48-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Sep 1974–Aug 1979
60-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979, 1980, 1981
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1980, 1981

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/