Climate at a Glance

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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2000

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2000
1-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
6.0°F
(3.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1960
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Feb–Mar 2000
2-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
7.7°F
(4.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1960
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–Mar 2000
3-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
6.1°F
(3.4°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1979
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Dec 1999–Mar 2000
4-Month
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
5.7°F
(3.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1979
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Nov 1999–Mar 2000
5-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
6.2°F
(3.5°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 1999–Mar 2000
6-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
5.4°F
(3.0°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Sep 1999–Mar 2000
7-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
4.2°F
(2.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1978
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Aug 1999–Mar 2000
8-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1978
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jul 1999–Mar 2000
9-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1962
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jun 1999–Mar 2000
10-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1962
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 2016
May 1999–Mar 2000
11-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1962
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 2016
Apr 1999–Mar 2000
12-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1962
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Oct 1998–Mar 2000
18-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1979
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Apr 1998–Mar 2000
24-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1994
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Apr 1997–Mar 2000
36-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1979
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Apr 1996–Mar 2000
48-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1996
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2002
Ties: 2015
Apr 1995–Mar 2000
60-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1997
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 1957, 2006
Ties: 1967, 1984, 1985, 2001

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/