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Lafayette, LA Weather


Lafayette, LA climate is hot during summer when temperatures tend to be in the 80's and cool during winter when temperatures tend to be in the 50's.

The warmest month of the year is August with an average maximum temperature of 90.90 degrees Fahrenheit, while the coldest month of the year is January with an average minimum temperature of 42.10 degrees Fahrenheit.

Temperature variations between night and day tend to be fairly limited during summer with a difference that can reach 17 degrees Fahrenheit, and moderate during winter with an average difference of 20 degrees Fahrenheit.

The annual average precipitation at Lafayette is 62.17 Inches. Rainfall in is fairly evenly distributed throughout the year. The wettest month of the year is July with an average rainfall of 6.65 Inches.

Weather Data

Moon, Sunrise and Sunset

New Moon Moon Phase: New Moon Civil Twilight:
6:49 AM CDT
Sunrise:
7:13 AM CDT
Sunset:
6:30 PM CDT
Civil Twilight:
6:54 PM CDT

Normal Climate

Normal Temperatures

(LAFAYETTE REG AP Weather station, 2.89 miles from Lafayette)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Max °F 61.6 65.0 71.8 78.1 84.7 89.3 90.7 90.9 87.7 80.5 71.6 64.5 78.0
Mean °F 51.9 55.1 61.7 67.8 75.2 80.4 82.2 82.1 78.3 69.4 60.7 54.3 68.3
Min °F 42.1 45.1 51.6 57.5 65.7 71.5 73.7 73.2 68.8 58.2 49.8 44.0 58.4

Normal Precipitation

(LAFAYETTE REG AP Weather station, 2.89 miles from Lafayette)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Inch 6.25 4.22 4.51 4.72 5.31 6.06 6.65 4.98 5.30 4.02 4.64 5.51 62.17