Climate at a Glance

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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, April 2015

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 2015
1-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 2018
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1977
Mar–Apr 2015
2-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1965
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Feb–Apr 2015
3-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1965
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jan–Apr 2015
4-Month
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1967, 1989
Dec 2014–Apr 2015
5-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Nov 2014–Apr 2015
6-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Oct 2014–Apr 2015
7-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Ties: 1948, 1989
Sep 2014–Apr 2015
8-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1962
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2017
Ties: 1953, 1985
Aug 2014–Apr 2015
9-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1962
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2017
Jul 2014–Apr 2015
10-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1962
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Jun 2014–Apr 2015
11-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1962
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012, 2017
Ties: 1967, 1971
May 2014–Apr 2015
12-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1962
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012, 2017
Ties: 2003
Nov 2013–Apr 2015
18-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2017
Ties: 1960
May 2013–Apr 2015
24-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1952
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2017
Ties: 1978, 1980
May 2012–Apr 2015
36-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1970
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2017
Ties: 1959, 1974, 1986
May 2011–Apr 2015
48-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1962, 1970
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2002
Ties: 1989, 2014
May 2010–Apr 2015
60-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1962, 1997
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2002, 2006
Ties: 1958, 1989, 2005, 2013

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