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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1977

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1977
1-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
6.9°F
(3.8°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 2018
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1977
Mar–Apr 1977
2-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
6.2°F
(3.5°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1965
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Feb–Apr 1977
3-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
4.9°F
(2.7°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1965
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Jan–Apr 1977
4-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1979
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1964
Dec 1976–Apr 1977
5-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1979
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Nov 1976–Apr 1977
6-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1979
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Oct 1976–Apr 1977
7-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1979
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1958
Sep 1976–Apr 1977
8-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1962
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Aug 1976–Apr 1977
9-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1962
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jul 1976–Apr 1977
10-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1962
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1963
Jun 1976–Apr 1977
11-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1962
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012, 2017
Ties: 1956, 1958, 1963
May 1976–Apr 1977
12-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1962
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012, 2017
Nov 1975–Apr 1977
18-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1979
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1984
May 1975–Apr 1977
24-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1952
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 2005
May 1974–Apr 1977
36-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1970
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1978, 1993, 1999
May 1973–Apr 1977
48-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1962, 1970
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2002
Ties: 1955
May 1972–Apr 1977
60-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1962, 1997
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002, 2006
Ties: 1978, 1983, 1999

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