Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1938
1-Month
18.9°F
(-7.3°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1912
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2006
Ties: 1960, 2005
Dec 1937–Jan 1938
2-Month
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2002
Nov 1937–Jan 1938
3-Month
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2002
Ties: 1946, 2011
Oct 1937–Jan 1938
4-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2002
Ties: 1937, 1996
Sep 1937–Jan 1938
5-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1932
Ties: 1993
Aug 1937–Jan 1938
6-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918, 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1932
Ties: 1924, 1933, 1960, 1991, 2019
Jul 1937–Jan 1938
7-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1932
Ties: 1933, 2011
Jun 1937–Jan 1938
8-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1932
Ties: 1908, 1985
May 1937–Jan 1938
9-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1932
Ties: 1909, 1960, 1974
Apr 1937–Jan 1938
10-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1932
Ties: 1948, 1961, 1966, 1974, 1978
Mar 1937–Jan 1938
11-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2013
Ties: 1928, 1953, 1969, 1990
Feb 1937–Jan 1938
12-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2013
Ties: 1896, 1900, 1927, 1993, 1996
Aug 1936–Jan 1938
18-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2013
Ties: 1911, 1928
Feb 1936–Jan 1938
24-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1952
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1932
Ties: 1921, 1949, 1981, 1984, 1985
Feb 1935–Jan 1938
36-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1933, 2018
Ties: 1898, 1910, 1912, 1969
Feb 1934–Jan 1938
48-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1918
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1934, 2002
Ties: 1914, 1949, 1955
Feb 1933–Jan 1938
60-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1907
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1935
Ties: 1945, 1959

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/