Climate at a Glance

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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 2013

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 2013
1-Month
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1978
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Jan–Feb 2013
2-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1992
Dec 2012–Feb 2013
3-Month
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1979
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1992
Nov 2012–Feb 2013
4-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1979
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2002
Ties: 1981
Oct 2012–Feb 2013
5-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1979
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2002
Sep 2012–Feb 2013
6-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1978
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Ties: 1961, 1981
Aug 2012–Feb 2013
7-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1978
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Ties: 1957, 1987
Jul 2012–Feb 2013
8-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1962
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Jun 2012–Feb 2013
9-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1962
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Ties: 1964, 1999
May 2012–Feb 2013
10-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1962
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Apr 2012–Feb 2013
11-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1962
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2017
Mar 2012–Feb 2013
12-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1962
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Sep 2011–Feb 2013
18-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Mar 2011–Feb 2013
24-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1952
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Mar 2010–Feb 2013
36-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1953, 1963
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Mar 2009–Feb 2013
48-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1970
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Ties: 1990, 1992
Mar 2008–Feb 2013
60-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1963, 1970
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2017
Ties: 1957, 1993

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/