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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1963

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1963
1-Month
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
-7.1°F
(-4.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1978
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2017
Ties: 1949
Jan–Feb 1963
2-Month
16.8°F
(-8.4°C)
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
-9.5°F
(-5.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 1992
Dec 1962–Feb 1963
3-Month
20.4°F
(-6.4°C)
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
-6.1°F
(-3.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1992
Nov 1962–Feb 1963
4-Month
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2002
Oct 1962–Feb 1963
5-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2002
Sep 1962–Feb 1963
6-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1978
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1970
Aug 1962–Feb 1963
7-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1978
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1970
Jul 1962–Feb 1963
8-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1952
Jun 1962–Feb 1963
9-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
May 1962–Feb 1963
10-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Apr 1962–Feb 1963
11-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1958, 1960
Mar 1962–Feb 1963
12-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1985, 2015
Sep 1961–Feb 1963
18-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2017
Ties: 1970, 1997
Mar 1961–Feb 1963
24-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2017
Mar 1960–Feb 1963
36-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1953, 1963
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2013
Ties: 1953
Mar 1959–Feb 1963
48-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1970
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2002
Ties: 1962
Mar 1958–Feb 1963
60-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1963, 1970
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2017
Ties: 1970

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