Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1928
1-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1960
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Feb–Mar 1928
2-Month
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1899
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Ties: 1983
Jan–Mar 1928
3-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1912
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1973, 1983
Dec 1927–Mar 1928
4-Month
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
24.4°F
(-4.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1979
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Ties: 1973
Nov 1927–Mar 1928
5-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1912
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1939, 1968, 1988
Oct 1927–Mar 1928
6-Month
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1912
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1945, 1946, 1957, 1966
Sep 1927–Mar 1928
7-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1912
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Aug 1927–Mar 1928
8-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1912
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2012
Ties: 1901, 1907, 1923, 1946, 1974, 1990
Jul 1927–Mar 1928
9-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1899, 1912
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1922 2012
Ties: 1974
Jun 1927–Mar 1928
10-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1899
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2012
Ties: 1898, 1907, 1908, 1944, 1985, 2011
May 1927–Mar 1928
11-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1899
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Ties: 1898, 1909, 1944, 1985
Apr 1927–Mar 1928
12-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1899, 1936
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2012
Ties: 1900, 1909, 1949
Oct 1926–Mar 1928
18-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1979
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1924 2017
Ties: 1924, 1946, 1958, 1995, 2011
Apr 1926–Mar 1928
24-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1952
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1924 2017
Ties: 1974, 1984, 1993
Apr 1925–Mar 1928
36-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1918
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2018
Ties: 1909, 1925, 1949, 1965, 1985
Apr 1924–Mar 1928
48-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1906
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1926 1935, 2002
Ties: 1910, 1917, 1964, 1985, 1986, 1998, 2011
Apr 1923–Mar 1928
60-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1997
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 1935
Ties: 1902, 1910, 1917, 1961, 1975, 1978, 1983

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/