New Orleans Weather July Averages, USA
July along with August is the hottest month of the year in New Orleans, but it is also the wettest month.
The average temperature gets up to around 32°C (that's about 90°F) during the day and still remains very warm in the evenings, only reaching a low of 24°C (about 75°F).
As July is the wettest month of the year, you can expect rain on 15 days, with the average monthly rain being around 168mm.
There are still 9 hours of average daily sunshine.
Being such a wet time of year, it is best to check local weather report before planing your trip to be sure of what to expect.
There are plenty of events going on all month in New Orleans.
Americans always push the boat out for the 4th of July Independence Day celebrations, and with New Orleans' reputation for being a party town, they certainly go the extra mile.
Go 4th on the River is the best celebration in the city and takes place along the banks of the Mississippi. There is fireworks, music and food.
Being a city of largely French origin, there are also a lot of celebrations for Bastille Day, with music performances and loads of French food.
The Swamp Pop Music Festival in the middle of the month features a mix of local and international musicians performing, as well as a traditional American beauty pageant, car show and even a Jambalaya cook off!
The Great Gospel Gathering in the middle of July is a celebration of all things gospel music, and the Steinhauer Arts and Crafts Show is an exhibition and sale of various handmade crafts.