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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1965

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1965
1-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 2018
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1977
Mar–Apr 1965
2-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-9.3°F
(-5.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1965
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Feb–Apr 1965
3-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
-8.4°F
(-4.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1965
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Jan–Apr 1965
4-Month
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
-7.4°F
(-4.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Dec 1964–Apr 1965
5-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-6.3°F
(-3.5°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Nov 1964–Apr 1965
6-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Oct 1964–Apr 1965
7-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Sep 1964–Apr 1965
8-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Aug 1964–Apr 1965
9-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Jul 1964–Apr 1965
10-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Jun 1964–Apr 1965
11-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012, 2017
May 1964–Apr 1965
12-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012, 2017
Ties: 1994, 1997
Nov 1963–Apr 1965
18-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1979
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Ties: 1966
May 1963–Apr 1965
24-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1952
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Ties: 1967, 1975, 2014
May 1962–Apr 1965
36-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1970
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1950, 1966
May 1961–Apr 1965
48-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1962, 1970
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2002
Ties: 1968
May 1960–Apr 1965
60-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1962, 1997
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2002, 2006
Ties: 1951, 1966, 1998

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