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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2006

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2006
1-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1960
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2012
Feb–Mar 2006
2-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1960
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2012
Ties: 1984
Jan–Mar 2006
3-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
4.4°F
(2.4°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1979
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Dec 2005–Mar 2006
4-Month
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1979
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Nov 2005–Mar 2006
5-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1979
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1987, 1999
Oct 2005–Mar 2006
6-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1979
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Sep 2005–Mar 2006
7-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
2.9°F
(1.7°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1978
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1999
Aug 2005–Mar 2006
8-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1978
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1999
Jul 2005–Mar 2006
9-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1962
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Jun 2005–Mar 2006
10-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1962
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
May 2005–Mar 2006
11-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1962
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1992
Apr 2005–Mar 2006
12-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1962
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Oct 2004–Mar 2006
18-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1979
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Apr 2004–Mar 2006
24-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1994
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Apr 2003–Mar 2006
36-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1979
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1955, 1956, 1989
Apr 2002–Mar 2006
48-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1996
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2002
Apr 2001–Mar 2006
60-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1997
1st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1957, 2006
Ties: 1957

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