How much are Crawfish?
When will crawfish prices get cheaper? Three weeks in a row, the price of boiled crawfish held steady. How much are Crawfish? The average price for boiled crawfish in New Orleans is still about $4.49 per pound.
Even though the price of crawfish has stayed the same during the last few weeks of the 2017 crawfish season, the quality has gone up. The crawfish that we are now seeing in the sacks are much larger than earlier this season. The size of crawfish that we have been seeing lately are a little smaller than select. This weekend I actually compared a sack of select with a sack of field run. The difference between the size of crawfish in each sack was minimal.
Crawfish prices have stayed steady this year for a longer period of time than in the past 2 years. Although the prices have remained steady, they are still much lower than in 2015 and 2016
With the rise in temperatures this year and the steady rain every few days, it looks like we will be seeing even bigger crawfish towards the end of the 2017 crawfish season. So you won't be asking How much are crawfish?, you'll be asking where to find crawfish. Our crawfish map should help with that. Our New Orleans crawfish map. Now you can find the best price for Live crawfish and the best price for boiled crawfish in New Orleans.