Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1942
1-Month
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1915
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1947
Ties: 1921
Jul–Aug 1942
2-Month
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1992
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1936
Ties: 2000, 2016, 2018, 2019
Jun–Aug 1942
3-Month
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1915
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1936
Ties: 1944, 1989, 1998, 2019
May–Aug 1942
4-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1915
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1934
Ties: 1976, 2003
Apr–Aug 1942
5-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1907
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1934
Ties: 1918, 1954, 1999
Mar–Aug 1942
6-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1950
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1973
Feb–Aug 1942
7-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904, 1950
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1910, 1933
Jan–Aug 1942
8-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1979
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Dec 1941–Aug 1942
9-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1979
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Nov 1941–Aug 1942
10-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Oct 1941–Aug 1942
11-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1912, 1979
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1955, 1981, 1988
Sep 1941–Aug 1942
12-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1904
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1955
Mar 1941–Aug 1942
18-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1951
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 2013
Sep 1940–Aug 1942
24-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1933, 2016
Sep 1939–Aug 1942
36-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1979
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2000
Ties: 1921, 1956, 1999, 2005
Sep 1938–Aug 1942
48-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1905
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 1934
Ties: 2003
Sep 1937–Aug 1942
60-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1907
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2002
Ties: 2008, 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/