Climate at a Glance

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1899
1-Month
23.4°F
(-4.8°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
-11.2°F
(-6.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1960
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Feb–Mar 1899
2-Month
17.3°F
(-8.2°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
-11.4°F
(-6.4°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1899
127th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Jan–Mar 1899
3-Month
17.6°F
(-8.0°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
-7.4°F
(-4.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1912
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Dec 1898–Mar 1899
4-Month
17.4°F
(-8.1°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
-7.1°F
(-3.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Nov 1898–Mar 1899
5-Month
20.1°F
(-6.6°C)
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
-6.7°F
(-3.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1912
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Oct 1898–Mar 1899
6-Month
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
-6.4°F
(-3.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1912
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Sep 1898–Mar 1899
7-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1912
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Aug 1898–Mar 1899
8-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1912
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Jul 1898–Mar 1899
9-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1899, 1912
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1912
Jun 1898–Mar 1899
10-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1899
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
May 1898–Mar 1899
11-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1899
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Apr 1898–Mar 1899
12-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1899, 1936
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1936
Oct 1897–Mar 1899
18-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1980
Apr 1897–Mar 1899
24-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest to Date 1952
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1900, 1997, 2015
Apr 1896–Mar 1899
36-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2018
Ties: 1980
Apr 1895–Mar 1899
48-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest to Date 1906
111th Warmest Warmest to Date 1935, 2002
Ties: 1900, 1919, 1920, 1997

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