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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1946

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1946
1-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest to Date 2018
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 1977
Ties: 1976, 1985
Mar–Apr 1946
2-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
6.4°F
(3.6°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1965
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Apr 1946
3-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
5.2°F
(2.9°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1965
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1987
Jan–Apr 1946
4-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
66th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1945–Apr 1946
5-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
15th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 1945–Apr 1946
6-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
57th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
16th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 1945–Apr 1946
7-Month
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
58th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
15th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1964, 1991
Sep 1945–Apr 1946
8-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
54th Coolest Coolest to Date 1962
19th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1955
Aug 1945–Apr 1946
9-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
57th Coolest Coolest to Date 1962
16th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1948, 1964, 2004
Jul 1945–Apr 1946
10-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
51st Coolest Coolest to Date 1962
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1989

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/