Climate at a Glance

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Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1979
1-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1989
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1984
Ties: 1927, 1962, 1997
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1950
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1968, 1997
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1901, 1967, 1974, 1983
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1961
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1998
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1998
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1974, 1997
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1932, 1940, 1969, 1975, 1992
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1968, 1976
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1901, 1958, 1960
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1921
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1968
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1903, 1904, 1917, 1961, 1993, 2014
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968, 1970
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1969, 1978, 1980
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Jan 1975–Dec 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
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019, 2020
Ties: 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/