Climate at a Glance

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Des Moines, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 2019

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1945-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 2019
1-Month
19.2°F
(-7.1°C)
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
-9.2°F
(-5.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Jan–Feb 2019
2-Month
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1992
Ties: 1977
Dec 2018–Feb 2019
3-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
26.4°F
(-3.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1992
Nov 2018–Feb 2019
4-Month
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2002
Oct 2018–Feb 2019
5-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
59th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2002, 2017
Ties: 1970
Sep 2018–Feb 2019
6-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1978
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1958
Aug 2018–Feb 2019
7-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1978
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1960, 1985
Jul 2018–Feb 2019
8-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1962
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1985, 2009
Jun 2018–Feb 2019
9-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1994
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1956, 1967
May 2018–Feb 2019
10-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1962
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1953, 1988, 2008
Apr 2018–Feb 2019
11-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1962
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Mar 2018–Feb 2019
12-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1962
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1949, 1982
Sep 2017–Feb 2019
18-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1979
-- -- 2017
Ties: 2007, 2008, 2018
Mar 2017–Feb 2019
24-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1952
-- -- 2017
Ties: 2007, 2008, 2018
Mar 2016–Feb 2019
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1953
-- -- 2013
Ties: 2007, 2008, 2009, 2018
Mar 2015–Feb 2019
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1962, 1963
-- -- 2002
Ties: 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2018
Mar 2014–Feb 2019
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1997
-- -- 2017

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/