Climate for Louisiana
(United States)

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures


All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from 5 measuring stations in Louisiana.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.


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Louisiana is one of the warmest region in the United States with an average daily high temperature of 26 degrees centigrade. With a yearly average of 26 degrees the climate is very warm, but has only a very few tropical and humid months. In 7 months the average temperatures are over 25 degrees. Pleasant water temperatures of up to 30 degrees even invite you to take a bath in the warm season. Dued to the lesser rain the best time for traveling is in October. The most rain days occur from from June to August.

Overview: Climate in the United States
Duration of daylight and sunshine in the United States


hours of sunshine per day
Sunshine hours per day in the United States
rainy days per month
Rainy days per month in the United States
Precipitation in mm/day
Precipitation in the United States
Relative humidity in %
Relative humidity in the United States
Water temperature
Water temperatures in the United States
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)
Absolute humidity in the United States

The most important cities in the region of Louisiana

Louisiana is a part of the United States and has an east-west extension of about 380 km. From north to south it is approximately 400 km. The biggest cities are New Orleans and Baton Rouge. The local time is now Wednesday, 2:15 pm.

CityPopulationGeo-Position 
New Orleans343,82929°57'17"N90°4'30"W
Baton Rouge229,49330°27'3"N91°9'16"W
Shreveport199,31132°31'31"N93°45'1"W
Metairie Terrace142,48929°58'43"N90°9'50"W
Metairie138,48129°59'3"N90°9'10"W
Lafayette120,62330°13'27"N92°1'11"W
Lake Charles71,99330°12'47"N93°12'16"W
Kenner66,70229°59'39"N90°14'30"W
Bossier City61,31532°30'58"N93°43'56"W
Monroe48,81532°30'34"N92°7'9"W
Alexandria47,72331°18'41"N92°26'43"W
Houma33,72729°35'45"N90°43'10"W
Marrero33,14129°53'58"N90°6'1"W
New Iberia30,61730°0'13"N91°49'7"W
Laplace29,87230°3'60"N90°28'48"W
Slidell27,06830°16'31"N89°46'52"W
Prairieville26,89530°18'11"N90°58'19"W
Central26,86430°33'16"N91°2'12"W
Terrytown23,31929°54'37"N90°1'57"W
Ruston21,85932°31'24"N92°38'17"W
Sulphur20,41030°14'12"N93°22'39"W
Harvey20,34829°54'13"N90°4'38"W
Hammond20,01930°30'16"N90°27'40"W
Bayou Cane19,35529°37'27"N90°45'4"W
Shenandoah18,39930°24'5"N91°0'3"W
Natchitoches18,32331°45'39"N93°5'11"W
Gretna17,73629°54'53"N90°3'14"W
Chalmette16,75129°56'35"N89°57'55"W
Opelousas16,63430°32'1"N92°4'53"W
Estelle16,37729°50'45"N90°6'24"W