National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Snow Will Persist in the Northeast and Great Lake States

Heavy Lake Effect snow will continue to the lee of the Great Lakes for the next couple of days. Snow will also return to the Northeast by Tuesday as another front moves in. Bitter cold wind chills can be expected in the Upper Mississippi Valley. Freezing temperatures will even impact central Florida. Meanwhile, elevated fire weather conditions will persist in southern California. Read More >

AUGUST TOP TENS
LAKE CHARLES
 

10 Warmest August's
Lake Charles
1895-2017

 

1 87.0 2011
t2 86.0 1902
t2 86.0 1951
4 85.9 1999
t5 85.7 1995
t5 85.7 2010
t7 84.5 1899
t7 84.5 1924
t7 84.5 1998
t7 84.5 2007

 

10 Coolest August's
Lake Charles
1895-2017

 

1 79.5 1940
2 79.6 1973
3 79.7 1992
4 80.0 1965
5 80.1 1967
6 80.3 1960
7 80.6 1904
t8 80.7 1911
t8 80.7 1918
t10 80.8 1931
t10 80.8 1974

 

10 Wettest August's
Lake Charles
1895-2017
 

1 23.57 2017
2 17.36 1962
3 15.74 2014
4 14.95 1915
5 14.70 2016
6 14.56 1940
7 11.52 1977
8 10.63 1910
9 10.38 1916
10 10.12 1909

 

10 Driest August's
Lake Charles
1895-2017

 

1 Trace 1999
2 0.77 1976
3 0.94 1990
4 1.00 1951
5 1.17 1902
6 1.29 2000
7 1.36 1952
8 1.55 1980
9 1.73 1924
10 1.87 1963

 


Warmest & Coolest is temperature in degrees Fahrenheit
Wettest & Driest is rainfall in inches