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What Is the Best Time to Go to New Orleans?

What Is the Best Time to Go to New Orleans?

The best time to visit New Orleans is from February to May when the weather is pleasantly cool and the festivals and celebrations are in full swing. If you are not interested in Mardi Gras mania, must plan a visit in December and January as during this time the city is calm and quiet and you don’t have to worry about making hotel reservations. Summer is considered as the low-season when you can save on room rates and there is no risk of hurricanes.

Best Time to Enjoy Festivals in New Orleans

February to May is considered as the best time to enjoy major festivals including Mardi Gras and New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. However, hotel rates rise due to heavy tourist traffic. Many of the city’s most popular attractions close during Mardi Gras. Springtime weather is comfortably warm with high temperatures ranging from the low 70s to mid-80s.

  • Tennessee Williams/ Literary Festival- March
  • French Quarter Festival- April
  • New Orleans Jazz and Heritage festival- April-May
  • New Orleans Wine and food experience- May

Winter marks a sweet spot in the New Orleans Tourism. This is also a good time to save.

  • Sugar Bowl- January
  • Celebration in the Oaks- November- January

Autumn offers a reprieve from the heat and is also a pretty nice time to visit. Average high temperatures fall back into the 80s and mid-70s.

Late August and September are considered as a hurricane season.

  • Louisiana Seafood festival- September
  • New Orleans Film festival- October
  • Voodoo Music and art experience- October
  • Celebrations in the oak- November- January
  • Crescent city blues and BBQ festival- October

Best Time to Go for Families and Football Fans

January is considered as the best time to visit New Orleans with families to enjoy football. January is also the coolest month for New Orleans with average highs around 62-degrees and lows around 42-degrees.

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