Things to Do in February in New Orleans

What to Do in February in New Orleans

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This post covers things to do in February in New Orleans (updated for 2019), including a top 10 list, free events, things to do at night and family-friendly activities. 

 

 


TOP 10 THINGS TO DO IN FEBRUARY 

This section covers our top 10 activities that you can enjoy in New Orleans in February. Many of the events listed here are good for a night out in New Orleansfamily-friendly, or free. Sometimes all three! You’ll find lots of ideas in all sections as there is some overlap. 

For tips on the most popular activities in New Orleans, check out our ghostswampplantation, and riverboat tour posts.

Many of these items are already included for free with the purchase of a tourist discount pass.

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Where to Store Your Luggage in New Orleans

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In this post, we will try to help you find the best option for where to store luggage in New Orleans, including a new trend in Airbnb inspired luggage storage. 

TIP:  For budget travelers, it is worth considering purchasing a tourist pass. Tourist passes help you save up to 50% off of the retail prices of attractions by bundling several together. 

To learn more, check out our post comparing the different New Orleans Tourist Attraction Passes.


LUGGAGE STORAGE IN NEW ORLEANS

Don’t worry, we aren’t asking you to rent a room, but the concept is the same. A few companies have created apps that let you, the traveler, find a local place that will store your bag. 

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Weather in February in New Orleans

What is the weather like in New Orleans during February?

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This post is a summary of the February weather in New Orleans with tips on what to pack and things to do (updated for 2019). You may also want to read our weather guides to January and March.

 

 


AVERAGE TEMPERATURES

Early this month the afternoon temperatures tend to be mostly in the lower 60s F (16-17 C) while the overnight and early morning lows tend to dip into the middle 40s F (7-8 C). A few of the colder morning can dip down into the upper 30s F (3-4 C) or less with 1-2 of these briefly reaching 32 F (0 C) or less.   Read more »

January in New Orleans

How is the Weather in New Orleans in January?

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This post is a summary of the January weather in New Orleans with tips on what to pack and things to do. Also, check out our December and February weather posts.

 

 


AVERAGE TEMPERATURES

Daytime high temperatures tend to be mostly in the lower 60s F (15-17 C) while overnight lows tend to average in the mid to upper 40s F (7-9C).   Read more »

January in New Orleans

What to do in January in New Orleans

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This post covers things to do in January in New Orleans, including a top 10 list, some free activities, things to do at night as well as with kids and events. It is updated for 2019. 

 

 


TOP 10 EVENTS AND THINGS TO DO IN JANUARY

This section covers our top 10 activities that you can enjoy in New Orleans in January. Many of the events listed here are good for a night out in New Orleans, if they are family-friendly, or if they are free, but be sure to look at the sections below for more ideas. 

For tips on the most popular activities in New Orleans, check out our ghost, swamp, plantation, and riverboat tour posts.

Many of these items are already included for free with the purchase of a tourist discount pass.

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Best Travel Deals for Black Friday 2018

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This post will help you navigate through the myriad of discounts, specials and Black Friday deals for 2018 so you can continue to explore!Name Your Own Price Walking Tours

Keep in mind that our name your own price walking tours are always budget friendly in any of our cities and we have special blog posts to cover visiting on a budget or how to enter certain attractions for free with a tourist discount pass!

In addition to great savings on Black Friday, we’ll offer some Small Business Saturday savings to support local vendors we love, and keep an eye out through until next week for what some people are calling Travel Deal Tuesdays!

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New Orleans Dinner Cruises

Which New Orleans Dinner Cruise is Best?

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This post covers New Orleans riverboat dinner cruises, including tickets, discounts, menus, music, reviews, as well as information about various lunch cruises.

 

 


OVERVIEW

There are two main companies in New Orleans that offer cruise services on the Mississippi River: The Steamboat Natchez and the Creole Queen Paddlewheeler. Each riverboat provides both a sunset dinner cruise and a lunch cruise in addition to several other services.Mississippi River Cruise Read more »

Weather in December in New Orleans

How is the weather in New Orleans in December?

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This post covers the weather in December in New Orleans, including average temperatures, how much rain to expect as well as tips on what to wear and things to do.

 

AVERAGE TEMPERATURES IN DECEMBER

Early in the month afternoon temperatures are mainly in the upper 60s f (about 20C) with overnight lows near 50 f (10C). About 2-3 afternoons can see temperatures up in the mid-70s f (23-24C). 

 

 

As the month progresses, the afternoon highs tend to be in the lower 60s f (16-17C) while early morning lows tend to be in the with a few days dipping into the 30s f (1-2C) with 1 or 2 of these reaching 32f (0C) or less.

This is perfect weather to join us on one of our pay-what-you-wish walking tours.

 

 


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SUN VS. RAIN

About 15 days will be sunny or at least partly sunny with about 9 days reporting some rainfall but only 3 of these recording significant rainfalls of 1/2 inch (13mm) or more.

 

 

Snow is not an issue in December or any month in New Orleans.

 


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WHAT TO WEAR

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The weather will require a sweater, windbreaker or light jacket most days, however, as the month progresses a medium-weight jacket or coat will be a plus for the colder evenings and mornings.

Don’t forget your walking shoes as our walking tours run year round!

 


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WHAT TO DO

There are a variety of events in December in New Orleans, especially as relate to the holiday season.

We offer a Creole Christmas walking tour to learn more about the history of the French Quarter with a Creole Christmas twist.

 

New Orleans Christmas Tour

 

It is a beautiful time to visit the decorations around the city, especially at the local plantations where you can join in the festivities while learning about this parts of New Orleans’ past.

Be sure to read our master post on things to do in New Orleans in December and during the Christmas Holiday.

Many of the popular plantations are included in the various Tourist Passes offered for New Orleans.

 

 


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Things to Do in December in New Orleans

Things to do in December in New Orleans

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This post provides details about some of the most fun and interesting activities in New Orleans during the month of December, including a top-10, free things to do, nighttime activities, family-friendly and lots of Christmas options.  If you are coming at the end of the month and staying through January, see our post, Things to do in January in NOLA.

 

 


TOP 10 THINGS TO DO IN DECEMBER

This section covers our top 10 activities that you can enjoy in New Orleans this December. Whenever possible, we will make a note when one of these ideas is also family-friendly, free, and/or great fun after dark.

For tips on the most popular activities in New Orleans, check out our ghost, swamp, plantation, and riverboat tour posts.

Many of these items are already included for free with the purchase of a tourist discount pass.

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