New Orleans Airport Annual Extremes
Period of Record: 1947 - Present

Rank
Warmest
Year
1
71.9
2012
2
71.0
2011
3
70.9
1998
4
70.7
2006
5
70.4
2005
5
70.4
1999
7
70.3
2009
7
70.3
1949
9
70.2
1990
9
70.2
2007*
Rank
Coldest
Year
1
65.9
1968
2
66.3
1983
3
66.7
1976
4
66.8
1966
5
67.0
1960
6
67.1
1963
7
67.2
1964
8
67.3
1984
8
67.3
1969
8
67.3
1961
Rank
Wettest
Year
1 102.37 1991
2 85.30 1983
3 83.54 1961
4 81.87 1992
5 79.31 2009
6 79.28 2004
6 79.28 1973
7 79.04 1998^
8 76.90 1978
10 75.18 1948
Rank Driest Year
1 38.88 2000
2 39.00 1962
3 43.15 1968
4 45.88 2006
5 46.31 1999
6 47.01 1960
7 47.38 1976
8 47.86 1986
9 48.45 1952
10 49.34 1965

^ indicates a year with at least one missing value
* more than one occurrence with most recent listed

1998 reported 79.04 inches of precipitation with 1 day missing

Updated 6/17/2015 aa


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