Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1915

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1915
1-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1907
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 1934
Ties: 1967
Apr–May 1915
2-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1914 1907
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1906 1977
Ties: 1906, 2004
Mar–May 1915
3-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1960
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1962
Feb–May 1915
4-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1914 1899
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Ties: 1908, 1963
Jan–May 1915
5-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1979
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1906, 1967, 2009
Dec 1914–May 1915
6-Month
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1979
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1975, 2011
Nov 1914–May 1915
7-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1979
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1902, 1963, 1972
Oct 1914–May 1915
8-Month
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899, 1979
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Sep 1914–May 1915
9-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1899
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1909, 1913, 1927, 1944, 1953, 2010, 2013, 2015
Aug 1914–May 1915
10-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1899
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1898, 1961, 2003
Jul 1914–May 1915
11-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1899
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1923, 1928, 1995, 2003
Jun 1914–May 1915
12-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1904
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1911
Dec 1913–May 1915
18-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1979
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2017
Ties: 1923, 1964, 1976
Jun 1913–May 1915
24-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1914 1905
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1981
Jun 1912–May 1915
36-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1914 1905, 1918
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2000
Ties: 1957, 2003
Jun 1911–May 1915
48-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1914 1907
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 1934
Ties: 1914, 1926, 1946, 1950, 1964, 1966, 1974, 1975, 1985, 1986, 1998
Jun 1910–May 1915
60-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1914 1907, 1997
56th Warmest Warmest to Date 1935
Ties: 1931, 1948, 1949

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/