Best Time To Visit Baton Rouge

BEST TIME TO VISIT

Baton Rouge, one of the wettest cities in the USA, is known for receiving heavy rainfall. Its humid subtropical climate means hot summers and mild winters. It also means strong winds and tornadoes throughout the year. Keeping all these things in mind, the best time to visit Baton Rouge is from June to August. You can also visit this city in May when the temperature is relatively warmer. Always carry an umbrella or a light jacket while visiting Baton Rouge as it may rain anytime here.

Here is the season-wise information that will help you plan a trip -

  • Summer (June to August): Baton Rouge receives rainfall on most of the days in summer. The average temperature stays around 22-degree Celsius. Many people prefer coming to the city during summers, making it the peak tourist season in Baton Rouge.
  • Fall (September to November): The fall weather in Baton Rouge is not very travel-friendly as the average high temperature is usually more than 30-degree Celsius. As it is the low tourist season in Baton Rouge, you will find great deals on accommodations.
  • Winter (December to February): Winter is usually mild in Baton Rouge with the temperature hardly going below 2-degree Celsius. The average high temperature also stays below 20-degree Celsius. It may not snow but is mostly rains in winter as well. So, keep this mind if you are planning a vacation around this time.
  • Spring (March to May): The climate in spring is humid and it may rain on some days. The average high temperature ranges between 20-degree Celsius to 31-degree Celsius. This is the time when the city attracts a lesser number of tourists and you can explore the attractions without having to tackle the crowd.
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Highest temperature in Baton Rouge is recorded as 93.2℉ in July.

Lowest temperature in Baton Rouge is recorded as 23℉ in January.

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Maximum rain recorded in Baton Rouge is 1319.24 mm in January.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Baton Rouge is September.

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Most humid month in Baton Rouge is August.

Least humid month in Baton Rouge is April.