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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1949

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1949
1-Month
20.7°F
(-6.3°C)
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
-7.7°F
(-4.3°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1978
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Jan–Feb 1949
2-Month
19.5°F
(-6.9°C)
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
-6.6°F
(-3.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 1992
Dec 1948–Feb 1949
3-Month
22.0°F
(-5.6°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 1992
Ties: 1994, 2008
Nov 1948–Feb 1949
4-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1979
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2002
Ties: 2010
Oct 1948–Feb 1949
5-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Ties: 2019
Sep 1948–Feb 1949
6-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
26th Coolest Coolest to Date 1962
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Aug 1948–Feb 1949
7-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1962
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Ties: 1950, 2003, 2009, 2015
Jul 1948–Feb 1949
8-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1962
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Ties: 1996
Jun 1948–Feb 1949
9-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest to Date 1962
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Ties: 1996, 2009
May 1948–Feb 1949
10-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1962
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Apr 1948–Feb 1949
11-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1962
39th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Mar 1948–Feb 1949
12-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1962
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Sep 1947–Feb 1949
18-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1979
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Ties: 1948, 1950, 1958
Mar 1947–Feb 1949
24-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest to Date 1952
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Mar 1946–Feb 1949
36-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest to Date 1953, 1963
37th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1958, 1974, 1975, 1981

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/