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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, April 2008

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 2008
1-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 2018
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1977
Ties: 1956
Mar–Apr 2008
2-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1965
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1953
Feb–Apr 2008
3-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1965
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1993
Jan–Apr 2008
4-Month
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1979
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2012
Ties: 1972
Dec 2007–Apr 2008
5-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2012
Ties: 1984
Nov 2007–Apr 2008
6-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
61st Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2012
Oct 2007–Apr 2008
7-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2012
Ties: 1986, 1994
Sep 2007–Apr 2008
8-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1962
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2017
Ties: 1973, 2019
Aug 2007–Apr 2008
9-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1962
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2017
Jul 2007–Apr 2008
10-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1962
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2012
Ties: 1947, 1958, 1968, 1972
Jun 2007–Apr 2008
11-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1962
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2012, 2017
Ties: 2019
May 2007–Apr 2008
12-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1962
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2012, 2017
Nov 2006–Apr 2008
18-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1979
-- -- 2017
Ties: 2007, 2018, 2019
May 2006–Apr 2008
24-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1952
-- -- 2017
Ties: 2007, 2018, 2019
May 2005–Apr 2008
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1970
-- -- 2017
Ties: 2007, 2009, 2018, 2019
May 2004–Apr 2008
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1962, 1970
-- -- 2002
Ties: 2007, 2009, 2010, 2018, 2019
May 2003–Apr 2008
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1962, 1997
-- -- 2002, 2006
Ties: 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/