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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1975

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1975
1-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-9.6°F
(-5.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1960
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Feb–Mar 1975
2-Month
27.1°F
(-2.7°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
-7.3°F
(-4.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1960
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Ties: 1947, 1962
Jan–Mar 1975
3-Month
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Ties: 1963, 1972, 2008
Dec 1974–Mar 1975
4-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Nov 1974–Mar 1975
5-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Ties: 2010
Oct 1974–Mar 1975
6-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1979
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Ties: 1952, 1973
Sep 1974–Mar 1975
7-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1984
Aug 1974–Mar 1975
8-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1978
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1951
Jul 1974–Mar 1975
9-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1962
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Ties: 1973
Jun 1974–Mar 1975
10-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1962
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
May 1974–Mar 1975
11-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1962
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Apr 1974–Mar 1975
12-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1962
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1973, 1986
Oct 1973–Mar 1975
18-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1979
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1993, 1998, 2011
Apr 1973–Mar 1975
24-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1994
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1953, 1974
Apr 1972–Mar 1975
36-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1963
Apr 1971–Mar 1975
48-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1996
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2002
Ties: 1994
Apr 1970–Mar 1975
60-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1997
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1957, 2006
Ties: 1953, 1974, 1986, 1994

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