Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1921

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1921
1-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
7.2°F
(4.0°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1960
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1918 2012
Ties: 2007
Feb–Mar 1921
2-Month
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
7.0°F
(3.9°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–Mar 1921
3-Month
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
7.6°F
(4.2°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1912
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1920–Mar 1921
4-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
24.4°F
(-4.2°C)
6.2°F
(3.4°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1979
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 1920–Mar 1921
5-Month
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1912
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1999
Oct 1920–Mar 1921
6-Month
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
4.6°F
(2.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1912
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Sep 1920–Mar 1921
7-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1912
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Aug 1920–Mar 1921
8-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1912
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1932
Jul 1920–Mar 1921
9-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899, 1912
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jun 1920–Mar 1921
10-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1935
May 1920–Mar 1921
11-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1987
Apr 1920–Mar 1921
12-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899, 1936
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1988
Oct 1919–Mar 1921
18-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1979
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2017
Ties: 1919, 1926, 1967, 1982
Apr 1919–Mar 1921
24-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1952
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2017
Ties: 1950, 1958, 1965, 2020
Apr 1918–Mar 1921
36-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
32nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1922, 1943, 2003
Apr 1917–Mar 1921
48-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1906
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1916 1935, 2002
Ties: 1909, 1914, 1915, 1926, 1949, 1975, 1995
Apr 1916–Mar 1921
60-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1997
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1917 1935
Ties: 1954, 1955, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1996

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 15, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/