Climate at a Glance

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1898
1-Month
21.7°F
(-5.7°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1912
33rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2006
Ties: 1941
Dec 1897–Jan 1898
2-Month
18.8°F
(-7.3°C)
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
45th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2002
Ties: 1937
Nov 1897–Jan 1898
3-Month
23.4°F
(-4.8°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2002
Ties: 1905, 1910
Oct 1897–Jan 1898
4-Month
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1977
77th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 1911, 1965, 2011
Sep 1897–Jan 1898
5-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1977
47th Warmest Warmest to Date 1932
Ties: 2004
Aug 1897–Jan 1898
6-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1918, 1977
60th Warmest Warmest to Date 1932
Ties: 1985, 1988
Jul 1897–Jan 1898
7-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1918
57th Warmest Warmest to Date 1932
Ties: 1924, 1957, 1961, 1972, 1974
Jun 1897–Jan 1898
8-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1918
65th Warmest Warmest to Date 1932
May 1897–Jan 1898
9-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1918
72nd Warmest Warmest to Date 1932
Ties: 1961
Apr 1897–Jan 1898
10-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 1932
Ties: 1945, 1971, 1975, 1990, 1998
Mar 1897–Jan 1898
11-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1918
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2013
Ties: 1913, 1971
Feb 1897–Jan 1898
12-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1918
79th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1912
Aug 1896–Jan 1898
18-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2013
Ties: 1900, 1966
Feb 1896–Jan 1898
24-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1952
87th Warmest Warmest to Date 1932
Ties: 1910, 1916, 1937, 1966
Feb 1895–Jan 1898
36-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
91st Warmest Warmest to Date 1933, 2018
Ties: 1910, 1912, 1938, 1969

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/