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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1982

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1982
1-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 2018
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1977
Mar–Apr 1982
2-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1965
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1961, 1979
Feb–Apr 1982
3-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1965
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1972
Jan–Apr 1982
4-Month
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
-6.3°F
(-3.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Dec 1981–Apr 1982
5-Month
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-5.1°F
(-2.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Nov 1981–Apr 1982
6-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Oct 1981–Apr 1982
7-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Sep 1981–Apr 1982
8-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1962
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2017
Aug 1981–Apr 1982
9-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1962
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2017
Jul 1981–Apr 1982
10-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1962
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Jun 1981–Apr 1982
11-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1962
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012, 2017
Ties: 2001
May 1981–Apr 1982
12-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1962
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012, 2017
Nov 1980–Apr 1982
18-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2017
Ties: 1974
May 1980–Apr 1982
24-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1952
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2017
Ties: 1987
May 1979–Apr 1982
36-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1970
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1987, 2003, 2016
May 1978–Apr 1982
48-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1962, 1970
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2002
Ties: 1959, 1967, 1981, 1994
May 1977–Apr 1982
60-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1962, 1997
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2002, 2006
Ties: 1961, 1968, 1974, 1975, 1996

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