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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1947

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1947
1-Month
18.7°F
(-7.4°C)
28.3°F
(-2.1°C)
-9.6°F
(-5.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Jan–Feb 1947
2-Month
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
31st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1992
Dec 1946–Feb 1947
3-Month
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1979
28th Warmest Warmest to Date 1992
Ties: 1952, 1960, 1991, 2015
Nov 1946–Feb 1947
4-Month
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1979
31st Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 1968
Oct 1946–Feb 1947
5-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1979
26th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1974
Sep 1946–Feb 1947
6-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1962
26th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1953, 1990, 2004
Aug 1946–Feb 1947
7-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1962
35th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jul 1946–Feb 1947
8-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1962
38th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1971
Jun 1946–Feb 1947
9-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1962
40th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
May 1946–Feb 1947
10-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest to Date 1962
47th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1996, 2015
Apr 1946–Feb 1947
11-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest to Date 1962
44th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1948, 1978
Mar 1946–Feb 1947
12-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest to Date 1962
25th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1984, 1991
Sep 1945–Feb 1947
18-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
29th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1965, 1977, 1983

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