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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1957

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1957
1-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1978
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Jan–Feb 1957
2-Month
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1979
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1992
Dec 1956–Feb 1957
3-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1992
Nov 1956–Feb 1957
4-Month
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1979
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2002
Oct 1956–Feb 1957
5-Month
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1979
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2002
Sep 1956–Feb 1957
6-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1978
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Aug 1956–Feb 1957
7-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1978
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 1987, 2013
Jul 1956–Feb 1957
8-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1962
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1989, 1995
Jun 1956–Feb 1957
9-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1962
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
May 1956–Feb 1957
10-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1962
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Apr 1956–Feb 1957
11-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1962
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Mar 1956–Feb 1957
12-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1962
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 2011
Sep 1955–Feb 1957
18-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1979
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017
Ties: 1948, 1949, 1950, 1958, 1977, 1983, 1987, 1990
Mar 1955–Feb 1957
24-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1952
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1965, 1976, 1982, 1993
Mar 1954–Feb 1957
36-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1953, 1963
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2013
Mar 1953–Feb 1957
48-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1970
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 1989, 1991, 2005, 2006, 2017
Mar 1952–Feb 1957
60-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1963, 1970
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1993, 2013

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/