Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1902

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1902
1-Month
20.6°F
(-6.3°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1912
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2006
Ties: 1926, 1953
Dec 1901–Jan 1902
2-Month
19.6°F
(-6.9°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1918
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2002
Nov 1901–Jan 1902
3-Month
24.4°F
(-4.2°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2002
Oct 1901–Jan 1902
4-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2002
Sep 1901–Jan 1902
5-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1932
Ties: 1959
Aug 1901–Jan 1902
6-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1918, 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1932
Ties: 1966
Jul 1901–Jan 1902
7-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1918
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1932
Jun 1901–Jan 1902
8-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1918
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1932
Ties: 1976
May 1901–Jan 1902
9-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1918
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1932
Ties: 1921, 1941, 1955
Apr 1901–Jan 1902
10-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1918
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1932
Ties: 1940, 1954, 1987, 2008, 2011
Mar 1901–Jan 1902
11-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2013
Ties: 1906, 1950, 1955
Feb 1901–Jan 1902
12-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2013
Ties: 1911, 1926, 1933, 1949, 1956, 1957, 1965, 1975, 1998, 2004
Aug 1900–Jan 1902
18-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2013
Ties: 2005, 2008, 2016
Feb 1900–Jan 1902
24-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1952
43rd Warmest Warmest to Date 1932
Ties: 1941, 1958
Feb 1899–Jan 1902
36-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1918
50th Warmest Warmest to Date 1933, 2018
Ties: 1915, 1948, 1965, 1966
Feb 1898–Jan 1902
48-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1918
74th Warmest Warmest to Date 1934, 2002
Ties: 1903, 1917, 1926, 1929, 1960, 1976, 1983, 1985
Feb 1897–Jan 1902
60-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1907
75th Warmest Warmest to Date 1935
Ties: 1914, 1927, 1967, 1986, 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/