Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1903
1-Month
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
3.4°F
(1.8°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1912
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2006
Dec 1902–Jan 1903
2-Month
19.8°F
(-6.8°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1918
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2002
Ties: 1916, 1926, 1927, 1957, 1985, 1996
Nov 1902–Jan 1903
3-Month
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1977
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2002
Ties: 1961
Oct 1902–Jan 1903
4-Month
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1977
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2002
Ties: 1967, 1988
Sep 1902–Jan 1903
5-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1932
Ties: 1990
Aug 1902–Jan 1903
6-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1918, 1977
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 1932
Ties: 1956
Jul 1902–Jan 1903
7-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1918
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 1932
Jun 1902–Jan 1903
8-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1918
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 1932
Ties: 1926, 1943, 1959, 2001
May 1902–Jan 1903
9-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1918
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 1932
Ties: 1927, 2001
Apr 1902–Jan 1903
10-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 1932
Ties: 1963, 1982
Mar 1902–Jan 1903
11-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1918
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2013
Ties: 1924
Feb 1902–Jan 1903
12-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1918
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2013
Ties: 1913, 1920
Aug 1901–Jan 1903
18-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2013
Ties: 1899, 1910, 1946, 1953, 1962, 1973
Feb 1901–Jan 1903
24-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1952
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 1932
Ties: 1907, 1959, 1974
Feb 1900–Jan 1903
36-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 1933, 2018
Ties: 1914, 1928, 1931, 1987
Feb 1899–Jan 1903
48-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1918
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 1934, 2002
Ties: 1902, 1917, 1926, 1929, 1960, 1976, 1983, 1985
Feb 1898–Jan 1903
60-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1907
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1902 1935
Ties: 1912, 1917, 1977, 1982

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/