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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1980

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1980
1-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 2018
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1977
Ties: 1960, 2000
Mar–Apr 1980
2-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1965
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Apr 1980
3-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1965
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Apr 1980
4-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 2013
Dec 1979–Apr 1980
5-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1957, 1985, 1988
Nov 1979–Apr 1980
6-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1961, 1964
Oct 1979–Apr 1980
7-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1985
Sep 1979–Apr 1980
8-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1962
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1948
Aug 1979–Apr 1980
9-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1962
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jul 1979–Apr 1980
10-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1962
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1984
Jun 1979–Apr 1980
11-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1962
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012, 2017
May 1979–Apr 1980
12-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1962
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012, 2017
Ties: 1966, 1985
Nov 1978–Apr 1980
18-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1963
May 1978–Apr 1980
24-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1952
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1978, 2015
May 1977–Apr 1980
36-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1970
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1951, 1960, 1995
May 1976–Apr 1980
48-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1962, 1970
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2002
Ties: 1969, 1997
May 1975–Apr 1980
60-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1962, 1997
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2002, 2006
Ties: 1955, 1967, 1986

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