Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2018
1-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1989
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1984
Ties: 1967
Nov–Dec 2018
2-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
74th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2015
Ties: 1975
Oct–Dec 2018
3-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2015
Ties: 1906, 2006
Sep–Dec 2018
4-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1931
Ties: 1915, 1956, 1994, 2017
Aug–Dec 2018
5-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1934, 1947
Jul–Dec 2018
6-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1927, 1971, 1973, 1984, 2010, 2020
Jun–Dec 2018
7-Month
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1998
Ties: 1919
May–Dec 2018
8-Month
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1998
Ties: 1921, 2010
Apr–Dec 2018
9-Month
71.8°F
(22.1°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1902, 2012
Mar–Dec 2018
10-Month
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1908, 1927
Feb–Dec 2018
11-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1968, 1976
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Ties: 2012
Jan–Dec 2018
12-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1921
Ties: 1922, 1990, 1999, 2006
Jul 2017–Dec 2018
18-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1968
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Ties: 2005
Jan 2017–Dec 2018
24-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1999, 2012
Jan 2016–Dec 2018
36-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1968, 1970
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jan 2015–Dec 2018
48-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1979
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Jan 2014–Dec 2018
60-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1979, 1980
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019, 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 14, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/