Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1896
1-Month
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
3.9°F
(2.1°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1912
33rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2006
Ties: 2000, 2007, 2015
Dec 1895–Jan 1896
2-Month
22.6°F
(-5.2°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
42nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 1900, 1909, 1955, 1995
Nov 1895–Jan 1896
3-Month
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
59th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 1960
Oct 1895–Jan 1896
4-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
38th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
87th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 1946
Sep 1895–Jan 1896
5-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
75th Warmest Warmest to Date 1932
Ties: 2011
Aug 1895–Jan 1896
6-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918, 1977
75th Warmest Warmest to Date 1932
Ties: 1915, 1945, 1990
Jul 1895–Jan 1896
7-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest to Date 1932
Ties: 2015
Jun 1895–Jan 1896
8-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest to Date 1932
Ties: 1928, 1965
May 1895–Jan 1896
9-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
76th Warmest Warmest to Date 1932
Ties: 1971, 1990, 2015
Apr 1895–Jan 1896
10-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
56th Warmest Warmest to Date 1932
Ties: 1965, 1983
Mar 1895–Jan 1896
11-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
68th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
57th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1960, 1975, 1983, 1991, 1998
Feb 1895–Jan 1896
12-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
83rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1900, 1927, 1938, 1993, 1996

Citing This Page

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