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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1991

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1991
1-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 2018
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1977
Ties: 2004
Mar–Apr 1991
2-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1965
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Feb–Apr 1991
3-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1965
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Jan–Apr 1991
4-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1979
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2012
Ties: 1998
Dec 1990–Apr 1991
5-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1979
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2012
Nov 1990–Apr 1991
6-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1979
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Oct 1990–Apr 1991
7-Month
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1979
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1946, 1964
Sep 1990–Apr 1991
8-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1962
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Aug 1990–Apr 1991
9-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1962
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Jul 1990–Apr 1991
10-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1962
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1964
Jun 1990–Apr 1991
11-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1962
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012, 2017
Ties: 1989
May 1990–Apr 1991
12-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1962
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012, 2017
Ties: 1988
Nov 1989–Apr 1991
18-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1979
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
May 1989–Apr 1991
24-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1952
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2017
May 1988–Apr 1991
36-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1970
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2017
Ties: 1956, 1990
May 1987–Apr 1991
48-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1962, 1970
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2002
Ties: 2000
May 1986–Apr 1991
60-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1962, 1997
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002, 2006
Ties: 1992

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