New Orleans, LA Climate in October

Temperature for October

In New Orleans, LA during October the average high temperature is 80.3°F. The hottest day on record was October 17, 1980 when the temperature hit 95.0°F.

New Orleans, LA daily average and extreme temperature range for October

Low Temperature

During October the overnight temperature drops to an average of 60.9°F, with the lowest temperature of 35.1°F being recorded on October 21, 1989. In October it has never frozen overnight.

Precipitation for October

In October the average monthly rainfall in New Orleans, LA is 2.20 inches with rain usually falling on between 7 and 8 days. 1946 was the driest October with only 0.00 inches of rain falling, and 1985 was the wettest October with 13.63 inches of rain. The wettest single day in October was 19 October 1984 when 8.80 inches of rain fell.

Tornados are reported on 0 and 1 days in October. There are thunderstorms on between 1 and 2 days in October.