Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1903
1-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1960
33rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Mar 1903
2-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1899
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1988
Jan–Mar 1903
3-Month
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1912
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Dec 1902–Mar 1903
4-Month
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1979
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2012
Ties: 1913
Nov 1902–Mar 1903
5-Month
27.1°F
(-2.7°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1912
57th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1922
Oct 1902–Mar 1903
6-Month
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1912
54th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1927
Sep 1902–Mar 1903
7-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1912
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2012
Ties: 1916, 2009, 2011
Aug 1902–Mar 1903
8-Month
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1912
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Jul 1902–Mar 1903
9-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1899, 1912
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Jun 1902–Mar 1903
10-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1899
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Ties: 1971
May 1902–Mar 1903
11-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1899
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Ties: 1971, 2015
Apr 1902–Mar 1903
12-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1899, 1936
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Ties: 1968, 1984, 2009, 2015, 2019
Oct 1901–Mar 1903
18-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1979
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2017
Ties: 1925, 2009
Apr 1901–Mar 1903
24-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1952
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2017
Ties: 1927, 1936, 1949, 1983, 1996, 2019
Apr 1900–Mar 1903
36-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2018
Ties: 1976, 2009
Apr 1899–Mar 1903
48-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1906
41st Warmest Warmest to Date 1935, 2002
Ties: 1925, 1938, 1958, 1983, 1993
Apr 1898–Mar 1903
60-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1997
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1902 1935
Ties: 1904, 1914, 1916, 1960, 1974, 1986

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 26, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/