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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 2009

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 2009
1-Month
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1978
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2017
Jan–Feb 2009
2-Month
24.4°F
(-4.2°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1979
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 1992
Dec 2008–Feb 2009
3-Month
23.6°F
(-4.7°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1979
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 1992
Nov 2008–Feb 2009
4-Month
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1979
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2002
Oct 2008–Feb 2009
5-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1979
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2017
Ties: 1946
Sep 2008–Feb 2009
6-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1962
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2017
Ties: 1984, 2003
Aug 2008–Feb 2009
7-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1962
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2017
Ties: 1949, 1950, 2003, 2015
Jul 2008–Feb 2009
8-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1962
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2017
Ties: 1967
Jun 2008–Feb 2009
9-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1962
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2017
Ties: 1949, 1996
May 2008–Feb 2009
10-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1962
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2017
Ties: 1985
Apr 2008–Feb 2009
11-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1962
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2017
Ties: 1965
Mar 2008–Feb 2009
12-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1962
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2017
Ties: 1967, 2015
Sep 2007–Feb 2009
18-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2017
Mar 2007–Feb 2009
24-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1952
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2017
Ties: 1956, 1972
Mar 2006–Feb 2009
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1953, 1963
-- -- 2013
Ties: 2007, 2008, 2018, 2019
Mar 2005–Feb 2009
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1962, 1963
-- -- 2002
Ties: 2007, 2008, 2010, 2018, 2019
Mar 2004–Feb 2009
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1963
-- -- 2017
Ties: 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/