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"Weather" Top 5 Page for this destination Louisiana Local Custom Tip by keeweechic

Louisiana Local Customs: 21 reviews and 19 photos


Louisiana’s subtropical climate makes for one of the longest growing seasons in the national, officially lasting from 220 days per year in North Louisiana to as many as 350 days in the south.

Shreveport’s annual average temperatures range from 66 to 69ºF (18.9 to 20.6ºC), with July averaging 82ºF (27.8ºC) and January averaging 53ºF (11.7ºC).

Natchitoches sits 130 feet above sea level and therefore has more semi-tropical climate. Winter months are usually mild with short cold spell. Summer months are quite hot and humid.

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  • Updated Mar 23, 2003
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