Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1897
1-Month
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1912
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2006
Dec 1896–Jan 1897
2-Month
22.0°F
(-5.6°C)
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
74th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2002
Ties: 1924, 1967
Nov 1896–Jan 1897
3-Month
23.8°F
(-4.6°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
39th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2002
Ties: 1937
Oct 1896–Jan 1897
4-Month
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2002
Sep 1896–Jan 1897
5-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 1932
Ties: 1952, 1997
Aug 1896–Jan 1897
6-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918, 1977
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 1932
Jul 1896–Jan 1897
7-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
8th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 1932
Ties: 1930, 1951
Jun 1896–Jan 1897
8-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
11th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 1932
Ties: 1970
May 1896–Jan 1897
9-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
27th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 1932
Ties: 1910, 1969
Apr 1896–Jan 1897
10-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 1932
Ties: 1928, 2001
Mar 1896–Jan 1897
11-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2013
Ties: 1920, 1929
Feb 1896–Jan 1897
12-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2013
Ties: 1916, 1924, 1948
Aug 1895–Jan 1897
18-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
88th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1906, 1916, 1921, 1936, 1969, 2014
Feb 1895–Jan 1897
24-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest to Date 1952
91st Warmest Warmest to Date 1932
Ties: 1908, 1911, 1946

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/