Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1920
1-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
5.1°F
(2.8°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1925
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 1963
Ties: 1940, 1971
Sep–Oct 1920
2-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 1947
Aug–Oct 1920
3-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 1947
Ties: 1939, 1948, 2015
Jul–Oct 1920
4-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 2009
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 1936, 1947
Ties: 1910, 1980, 1988
Jun–Oct 1920
5-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 1931
Ties: 1949, 2000, 2018
May–Oct 1920
6-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 1936
Ties: 1948, 1978, 1986
Apr–Oct 1920
7-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 1934
Ties: 1898, 1943, 1957, 1995
Mar–Oct 1920
8-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917, 1951
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1898, 1989, 1995
Feb–Oct 1920
9-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1898, 1913, 1928, 1937, 1944, 2003
Jan–Oct 1920
10-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1945, 1961, 1971
Dec 1919–Oct 1920
11-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1907
Nov 1919–Oct 1920
12-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1915, 1960, 2001, 2009
May 1919–Oct 1920
18-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1904
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1936, 1970
Nov 1918–Oct 1920
24-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1979
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2017
Ties: 1948, 1953, 1974, 1984
Nov 1917–Oct 1920
36-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2000
Ties: 1908, 1914, 1964, 1965, 1993, 2009, 2011
Nov 1916–Oct 1920
48-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1905
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 1934
Ties: 1899, 1972, 1979, 1996
Nov 1915–Oct 1920
60-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1906, 1907
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 1934, 1935, 2002
Ties: 1918, 1919, 1951, 1953, 1969, 1979

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/