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The most pleasant months of the year for the New Orleans-Metairie metro area are April, October and November. In the New Orleans-Metairie metro area, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. August is the hottest month for the New Orleans-Metairie metro area with an average high temperature of 91.3°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Louisiana. Any measurable snowfall is a rare occurance in the New Orleans-Metairie metro area. The humidity here has been described as stifling in July and August.


Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 91 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 44
Rain: averages 63 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area area is 2.6 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in Louisiana.

2.6 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7.8. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January62° 44°
February65° 47°
March72° 52°
April78° 59°
May85° 67°
June90° 73°
July91° 75°
August91° 75°
September88° 71°
October80° 61°
November72° 53°
December64° 46°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: New Orleans-Metairie
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January0490
February0280
March0180
April0060
May4070
June140120
July210130
August200130
September10090
October1070
November0170
December0380

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.

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New Orleans is like an abusive partner that pushes you to the ground, only to kick you in your gut twice as hard the second time around. During the hurricane season,  More

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