Camp Beauregard Army Base

225th Engineer Brigade, 199th Regiment
420 F St, Pineville, LA 71360

Weather/Climate
In Pineville, the summers are long, hot, and oppressive and the winters are short and cold. It is wet and partly cloudy year round and over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 41°F to 92°F and is rarely below 27°F or above 98°F.

 

The hot season lasts for 4.1 months, from May 22 to September 24, with an average daily high temperature above 86°F. The hottest day of the year is August 12, with an average high of 92°F and low of 73°F. The cool season lasts for 2.8 months, from November 29 to February 23, with an average daily high temperature below 66°F. The coldest day of the year is January 16, with an average low of 41°F and high of 60°F.

 

The wetter season lasts 3.1 months, from May 20 to August 23, with a greater than 34% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 44% on June 20. The drier season lasts 8.9 months, from August 23 to May 20. The smallest chance of a wet day is 23% on October 8.

 
Kisatchie Hills National Forest
Cost of Living

The cost of living in Pineville, LA is 3% lower than the Louisiana average and 11% lower than the entire country. The index is comprised of the following criteria: cost of retail goods and services (33%), groceries (13%), health care (5%), housing (30%), cost of public/private transportation (9%) and utilities (10%). Everyday goods and services, along with housing account for 63 percent of the total cost of living index. Goods and services that are a necessity regardless of location provide an accurate general sense of the cost of living in one city versus another. As seen above, the cost of retail goods and services in Pineville, LA are equal to the average for Louisiana and 3% lower than the rest of the country.

Getting to Know the Area

Pineville is a city in Rapides Parish, Louisiana. It is located across the Red River from the larger city of Alexandria. Pineville is part of the Alexandria Metropolitan Area. There are many restaurants, shopping areas, museums, outdoor activities and other amenities one would expect of a metropolitan area to enjoy.

 

Some points of interest include the Kisatchie National Forest, Buhlow Lake, Alexandria Zoological Park, Indian Creek Lake, and Bringhurst Park.

Events

Check out these websites for a list of all of the great events going on in the area.  

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