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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1983

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1983
1-Month
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
5.2°F
(2.8°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1978
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1952
Jan–Feb 1983
2-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
4.9°F
(2.8°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1979
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 1992
Dec 1982–Feb 1983
3-Month
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
5.3°F
(3.0°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1979
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 1992
Ties: 1987
Nov 1982–Feb 1983
4-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1979
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Oct 1982–Feb 1983
5-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1979
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Sep 1982–Feb 1983
6-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1978
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Aug 1982–Feb 1983
7-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1978
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jul 1982–Feb 1983
8-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1962
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jun 1982–Feb 1983
9-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1962
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2017
Ties: 1998
May 1982–Feb 1983
10-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1962
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2017
Ties: 1981, 1989
Apr 1982–Feb 1983
11-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1962
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2017
Mar 1982–Feb 1983
12-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1962
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2017
Ties: 1974
Sep 1981–Feb 1983
18-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2017
Ties: 1948, 1949, 1950, 1957, 1958, 1977, 1987, 1990
Mar 1981–Feb 1983
24-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1952
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2017
Ties: 1956, 1975, 1981
Mar 1980–Feb 1983
36-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1953, 1963
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2013
Ties: 1955, 2004
Mar 1979–Feb 1983
48-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1970
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2002
Ties: 2004
Mar 1978–Feb 1983
60-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1963, 1970
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1956, 1959, 1976, 1995

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