New Orleans, LA weather in May 1978

Temperature for May 1978

In May 1978 the average high temperature in New Orleans, LA was 87.6°F, and this was 2.6°F warmer than the average of 85.0°F. The hottest day in May 1978 was 28 May when the temperature reached 93.9°F. Overnight the average temperature in May is 66.5°F and in 1978 the average overnight temperature was 0.4°F cooler at 66.1°F.

Precipitation for May 1978

In May the average monthly rainfall in New Orleans, LA is 3.50 inches with rain usually falling on 9 days. In May 1978 there was a total of 10.63 inches of rain, that fell on 14 days.