Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1924

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1924
1-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
-6.4°F
(-3.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1907
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 1934
Apr–May 1924
2-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1907
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 1977
Ties: 2013
Mar–May 1924
3-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1960
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2012
Feb–May 1924
4-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1899
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1922 2012
Ties: 1900, 1958
Jan–May 1924
5-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1979
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2012
Dec 1923–May 1924
6-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1979
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1922 2012
Ties: 2009
Nov 1923–May 1924
7-Month
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1979
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2012
Ties: 1923, 2018
Oct 1923–May 1924
8-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899, 1979
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2012
Ties: 1959
Sep 1923–May 1924
9-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2012
Ties: 1910, 1947, 1958, 1963, 1977
Aug 1923–May 1924
10-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2012
Jul 1923–May 1924
11-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2012
Ties: 1966, 1984, 2008, 2009
Jun 1923–May 1924
12-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1904
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2012
Ties: 1910, 1925, 1930, 1977, 1984, 2008
Dec 1922–May 1924
18-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1979
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2017
Ties: 1897, 1944, 1950, 1972
Jun 1922–May 1924
24-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1905
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2017
Ties: 1903, 1920, 1998
Jun 1921–May 1924
36-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1905, 1918
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2000
Ties: 1936, 1976
Jun 1920–May 1924
48-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1907
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1922 1934
Ties: 1922, 1957, 1991, 2017, 2020
Jun 1919–May 1924
60-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1907, 1997
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 1935
Ties: 1939, 1945, 2010, 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/