Map of Louisiana in United States of America

Louisiana Climate

Louisiana is a state within United States of America which is part of the continent of North America.

In our database we have 4 cities listed for this region including: Baton Rouge, Lake Charles, New Orleans and Shreveport.

Best time to visit Louisiana

The best time to visit will be when the average temperatures are at a comfortable level (between 20°C and 30°C on average) which is during months May, June, July, August, September and October. Other great months to visit are February, March, April, November and December when the average temperatures are a little cooler but still between a pleasant 10°C and 20°C. If you have a coat that you can bring then you might not mind visiting during January.


  • Freezing months: 0 (0 °C and below)
  • Cold months: 1 (0 °C - 10 °C)
  • Cool months: 5 (10 °C - 20 °C)
  • Warm months: 6 (20 °C - 30 °C)
  • Hot months: 0 (30 °C - 40 °C)
  • Boiling months: 0 (40°C and above)

Louisiana Climate Chart

Below is the climate chart for Louisiana which resides in United States of America. It shows the averages for each month across the state so the actual climate may vary quite a bit, especially between north and south Louisiana.

The cells that are BLUE show the coldest months and the cells that are PINK show the hottest months.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Average Temperature in °C9.511.415.719.923.526.727.927.725.320.215.311.2
Max Temperature in °C15.417.622.426.629.832.53332.830.826.721.617.4
Min Temperature in °C4.25.810.114.418.221.322.922.620.413.99.45.8
Total rainfall in MM116.6120.9105.4107.7128.9124.3138126.6121.790.2110.8129.7
Total number of rainy days8.27.27.35.86.87.89.78.97.656.67.9

Louisiana Climate Graph

Below is the climate graph for Louisiana. It shows both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Celcius and also the average total rainfall in millimetres.

Louisiana Climate Graph