Climate at a Glance

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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, April 2018

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 2018
1-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-8.1°F
(-4.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1950, 2018
74th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1977
Ties: 1950
Mar–Apr 2018
2-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1965
64th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1993, 1996
Feb–Apr 2018
3-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1965
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jan–Apr 2018
4-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1979
-- -- 2012
Ties: 2007
Dec 2017–Apr 2018
5-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1979
-- -- 2012
Ties: 2007
Nov 2017–Apr 2018
6-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1962, 1979
-- -- 2012
Ties: 2007
Oct 2017–Apr 2018
7-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1979
-- -- 2012
Ties: 2007
Sep 2017–Apr 2018
8-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1962
-- -- 2017
Ties: 2007
Aug 2017–Apr 2018
9-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1962
-- -- 2017
Ties: 2007
Jul 2017–Apr 2018
10-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1962
-- -- 2012
Ties: 2007
Jun 2017–Apr 2018
11-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1962
-- -- 2012, 2017
Ties: 2007
May 2017–Apr 2018
12-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1962
-- -- 2012, 2017
Ties: 2007
Nov 2016–Apr 2018
18-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1952, 1979
-- -- 2017
Ties: 2007, 2008, 2019
May 2016–Apr 2018
24-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1952
-- -- 2017
Ties: 2007, 2008, 2019
May 2015–Apr 2018
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1952, 1962
-- -- 2017
Ties: 2007, 2008, 2009, 2019
May 2014–Apr 2018
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1962
-- -- 2002
Ties: 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2019
May 2013–Apr 2018
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1962
-- -- 2006

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/