Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1901
1-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1960
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1895
Feb–Mar 1901
2-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1899
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1937, 2008
Jan–Mar 1901
3-Month
23.8°F
(-4.6°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1912
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Dec 1900–Mar 1901
4-Month
24.2°F
(-4.3°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1979
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1898, 1925
Nov 1900–Mar 1901
5-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1912
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1975
Oct 1900–Mar 1901
6-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1912
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1900, 1950, 1955, 1988, 2018
Sep 1900–Mar 1901
7-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1912
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1972
Aug 1900–Mar 1901
8-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1912
36th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1907, 1923, 1928, 1946, 1974, 1990, 2021
Jul 1900–Mar 1901
9-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1899, 1912
37th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1945, 1948, 1957, 1989
Jun 1900–Mar 1901
10-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1899
41st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1923, 1941, 1953, 1988, 2003
May 1900–Mar 1901
11-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1899
36th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1923, 1937, 2021
Apr 1900–Mar 1901
12-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1899, 1936
30th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1995
Oct 1899–Mar 1901
18-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1979
32nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1976, 1987
Apr 1899–Mar 1901
24-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1952
39th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1957, 1991, 2004
Apr 1898–Mar 1901
36-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2018
Ties: 1907, 1961, 1972, 1994, 1997, 2010
Apr 1897–Mar 1901
48-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1906
92nd Warmest Warmest to Date 1935, 2002
Ties: 1904, 1929, 1960, 1978, 1982
Apr 1896–Mar 1901
60-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1997
97th Warmest Warmest to Date 1935
Ties: 1909, 1929, 1930, 1951

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/