Content
SEND FEEDBACK

Monthly
All Data
Daily
Averages
United States of America

ARCADIA, LOUISIANA


Home > North America > United States > Louisiana
Elevation: 400 feet     Latitude: 32 33N     Longitude: 092 55W
Köppen Classification: Humid Subtropical Climate

WEATHER
 
SHARE

PRINT THIS DATA

This climate is characterized by relatively high temperatures and evenly distributed precipitation throughout the year. This climate type is found on the eastern sides of the continents between 20° and 35° N and S latitude. In summer, these regions are largely under the influence of moist, maritime airflow from the western side of the subtropical anticyclonic cells over low-latitude ocean waters. Temperatures are high and can lead to warm, oppressive nights. Summers are usually somewhat wetter than winters, with much of the rainfall coming from convectional thunderstorm activity; tropical cyclones also enhance warm-season rainfall in some regions. The coldest month is usually quite mild, although frosts are not uncommon, and winter precipitation is derived primarily from frontal cyclones along the polar front.

The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Cfa". (Humid Subtropical Climate).

The average temperature for the year in Arcadia is 64.7°F (18.2°C). The warmest month, on average, is July with an average temperature of 82.3°F (27.9°C). The coolest month on average is January, with an average temperature of 45.9°F (7.7°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Arcadia is 110.0°F (43.3°C), which was recorded in July. The lowest recorded temperature in Arcadia is -3.0°F (-19.4°C), which was recorded in January.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Arcadia is 46.1" (1170.9 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is December with 6.0" (152.4 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is September with an average of 0.8" (20.3 mm). There are an average of 93.0 days of precipitation, with the most precipitation occurring in January with 9.0 days and the least precipitation occurring in October with 5.0 days.

In Arcadia, there's an average of 2.6" of snow (0 cm). The month with the most snow is January, with 1.4" of snow (3.6 cm).



Koppen Chart





STORIES FROM OUR PARTNERS