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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1963

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1963
1-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 2018
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1977
Mar–Apr 1963
2-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1965
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1973
Feb–Apr 1963
3-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1965
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Jan–Apr 1963
4-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1971, 2019
Dec 1962–Apr 1963
5-Month
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1993
Nov 1962–Apr 1963
6-Month
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Oct 1962–Apr 1963
7-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 2011
Sep 1962–Apr 1963
8-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1949, 1959, 1971
Aug 1962–Apr 1963
9-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1959, 1967, 1971, 2003, 2009
Jul 1962–Apr 1963
10-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1977
Jun 1962–Apr 1963
11-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012, 2017
Ties: 1956, 1958, 1977
May 1962–Apr 1963
12-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012, 2017
Ties: 1961, 1984, 2011
Nov 1961–Apr 1963
18-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1980
May 1961–Apr 1963
24-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2017
Ties: 1951, 1962, 1997
May 1960–Apr 1963
36-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1970
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
May 1959–Apr 1963
48-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962, 1970
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2002
Ties: 1952, 1953
May 1958–Apr 1963
60-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962, 1997
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2002, 2006
Ties: 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973

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