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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1969

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1969
1-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 2018
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1977
Mar–Apr 1969
2-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1965
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 2018
Feb–Apr 1969
3-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1965
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1949, 2013
Jan–Apr 1969
4-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1979
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Dec 1968–Apr 1969
5-Month
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1979
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Nov 1968–Apr 1969
6-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1979
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1960
Oct 1968–Apr 1969
7-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1979
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Sep 1968–Apr 1969
8-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1962
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Aug 1968–Apr 1969
9-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1962
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Jul 1968–Apr 1969
10-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1962
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1978, 1993
Jun 1968–Apr 1969
11-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1962
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012, 2017
May 1968–Apr 1969
12-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012, 2017
Nov 1967–Apr 1969
18-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1979
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Ties: 2009
May 1967–Apr 1969
24-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Ties: 1979
May 1966–Apr 1969
36-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1970
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Ties: 1953, 1979
May 1965–Apr 1969
48-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1962, 1970
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2002
Ties: 1980, 1997
May 1964–Apr 1969
60-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1962, 1997
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2002, 2006

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