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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1959

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1959
1-Month
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1978
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Jan–Feb 1959
2-Month
21.5°F
(-5.8°C)
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1979
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1992
Dec 1958–Feb 1959
3-Month
22.5°F
(-5.3°C)
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
15th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1992
Ties: 1969
Nov 1958–Feb 1959
4-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1979
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2002
Ties: 1960, 1993
Oct 1958–Feb 1959
5-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1979
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2002
Sep 1958–Feb 1959
6-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1978
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1984
Aug 1958–Feb 1959
7-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1978
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Jul 1958–Feb 1959
8-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1962
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 2009
Jun 1958–Feb 1959
9-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1962
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
May 1958–Feb 1959
10-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1962
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 2009
Apr 1958–Feb 1959
11-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1962
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1996
Mar 1958–Feb 1959
12-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1962
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1967, 1986
Sep 1957–Feb 1959
18-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1968, 1973, 1986
Mar 1957–Feb 1959
24-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1952
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1960, 1995, 1998
Mar 1956–Feb 1959
36-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1953, 1963
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1974, 1975, 1981
Mar 1955–Feb 1959
48-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1970
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2002
Ties: 1981, 1995, 1999
Mar 1954–Feb 1959
60-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1963, 1970
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1956, 1976, 1983, 1995

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