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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1991

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1991
1-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
6.4°F
(3.5°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1978
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Jan–Feb 1991
2-Month
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1979
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 1992
Dec 1990–Feb 1991
3-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1979
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1990 1992
Ties: 1955
Nov 1990–Feb 1991
4-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1979
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2002
Oct 1990–Feb 1991
5-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1979
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2002
Sep 1990–Feb 1991
6-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1978
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Aug 1990–Feb 1991
7-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1978
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Jul 1990–Feb 1991
8-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1962
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Jun 1990–Feb 1991
9-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1962
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Ties: 1953
May 1990–Feb 1991
10-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1962
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Ties: 1966
Apr 1990–Feb 1991
11-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1962
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2017
Ties: 1947, 1948, 1971, 1990
Mar 1990–Feb 1991
12-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1962
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Ties: 1955
Sep 1989–Feb 1991
18-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Ties: 1947
Mar 1989–Feb 1991
24-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1952
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2017
Ties: 1996
Mar 1988–Feb 1991
36-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1953, 1963
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2013
Ties: 1976, 1988
Mar 1987–Feb 1991
48-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1970
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2002
Ties: 1957, 1989, 2005, 2006, 2017
Mar 1986–Feb 1991
60-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1963, 1970
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 2003

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