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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1963

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1963
1-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 2018
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1977
Ties: 2019
Mar–Apr 1963
2-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1965
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1974
Feb–Apr 1963
3-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1960
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1953, 1961, 1970
Jan–Apr 1963
4-Month
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Dec 1962–Apr 1963
5-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 2008
Nov 1962–Apr 1963
6-Month
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Oct 1962–Apr 1963
7-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Sep 1962–Apr 1963
8-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Aug 1962–Apr 1963
9-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 2019
Jul 1962–Apr 1963
10-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1959, 1970, 1973, 1996
Jun 1962–Apr 1963
11-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012, 2017
Ties: 1973, 1996
May 1962–Apr 1963
12-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012, 2017
Ties: 1949, 1968
Nov 1961–Apr 1963
18-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1997
May 1961–Apr 1963
24-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2017
May 1960–Apr 1963
36-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
May 1959–Apr 1963
48-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2002
May 1958–Apr 1963
60-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2002
Ties: 1997

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