Shreveport, LA Climate

Summary Graph

The summary climate graph for Shreveport, LA shows a selection of temperature, rainfall and snow minimum, mean and maximum measures over the course of a year. Click on each of the measures in the key to toggle them on and off.

Graph of average and extreme temperature ranges by day for Shreveport, LA.


The warmest month in Barksdale Air Force Base, Shreveport, Louisiana is August with an average high temperature of 93.0°F. The hottest day on record was August 3 2011 when the temperature hit 107.6°F. During January the overnight temperature drops to an average of 37.8°F with the lowest temperature of 1.4°F being recorded on February 2 1951.

Warmest Days

Warmest Months

Coldest Days

Coldest Months

The warmest days on record are:

3 Aug 2011107.6°F
24 Jul 1954107.2°F
9 Aug 1947106.3°F
17 Aug 1951106.3°F
12 Aug 1962106.3°F

The warmest months on average were:

August 2011103.6°F
August 1954100.3°F
July 195499.4°F
August 195199.3°F
July 201198.9°F

The coldest days on record are:

2 Feb 19511.4°F
12 Jan 19623.4°F
25 Dec 19835.2°F
11 Jan 19826.3°F
23 Dec 19896.3°F

The coldest months on average were:

January 194026.9°F
January 197728°F
December 196330.6°F
January 196330.6°F
January 198430.7°F


The wettest month in Shreveport, LA is January with an average of 2.5 inches of rain falling on 12 to 13 days. The driest month by average rainfall in Shreveport, LA is August with an average of 1.3 inches of rain falling on 7 to 8 days. Although in October it typically rains on less days with 2.4 inches falling in 7 to 8 days

Wettest Days

The wettest days on record are:

29 January 19996.5 inches
18 January 19903.7 inches
10 January 19913.4 inches
3 January 20072.8 inches
23 January 20062.5 inches

Wettest Months

The wettest months on record are:

April 199119.9 inches
June 198616.4 inches
June 198916.3 inches
October 198414.2 inches
January 199913.2 inches

Driest Months

The driest months on record are:

April 19370 inches
May 19370 inches
June 19370 inches
July 19370 inches
August 19370 inches