Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2020
1-Month
82.3°F
(27.9°C)
81.6°F
(27.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1992
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2011
Ties: 1919, 1948, 1964
Jul–Aug 2020
2-Month
82.5°F
(28.1°C)
81.7°F
(27.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1967
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2011
Ties: 1944, 1952
Jun–Aug 2020
3-Month
81.6°F
(27.6°C)
81.1°F
(27.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1961
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2011
Ties: 1921, 1978, 1990, 1995
May–Aug 2020
4-Month
79.4°F
(26.3°C)
79.1°F
(26.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1998
Ties: 1897, 1906, 1921, 1930, 1935, 1939, 1954, 1956
Apr–Aug 2020
5-Month
76.9°F
(24.9°C)
76.6°F
(24.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1961
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2011
Ties: 1912, 1933, 1935, 2005
Mar–Aug 2020
6-Month
75.3°F
(24.1°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1931
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2011
Ties: 1963, 1998, 2010
Feb–Aug 2020
7-Month
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1968
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1921, 1938
Jan–Aug 2020
8-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1940
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 2006
Dec 2019–Aug 2020
9-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1940
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012, 2017
Ties: 1932, 2000
Nov 2019–Aug 2020
10-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1940
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Oct 2019–Aug 2020
11-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 1935, 2005, 2006, 2018
Sep 2019–Aug 2020
12-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Mar 2019–Aug 2020
18-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Sep 2018–Aug 2020
24-Month
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 1935
Sep 2017–Aug 2020
36-Month
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978, 1979
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Sep 2016–Aug 2020
48-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Sep 2015–Aug 2020
60-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1979, 1980, 1981
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/