Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1943
1-Month
24.4°F
(-4.2°C)
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1983
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1952, 2017
Nov–Dec 1943
2-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1985
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2001
Ties: 1896
Oct–Dec 1943
3-Month
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1985
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1931
Ties: 1961
Sep–Dec 1943
4-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1985
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1931
Ties: 1929
Aug–Dec 1943
5-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1985
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1931
Ties: 1916, 1942, 1966, 1983
Jul–Dec 1943
6-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1985
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
Ties: 1968, 1977, 2013
Jun–Dec 1943
7-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1985
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
Ties: 1910, 1968, 1974
May–Dec 1943
8-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
Ties: 1895, 1916, 1932, 2013, 2014
Apr–Dec 1943
9-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1931
Ties: 1915, 1969, 1997, 2014
Mar–Dec 1943
10-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1951
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 2014
Feb–Dec 1943
11-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1897, 1932, 2019
Jan–Dec 1943
12-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1962
Jul 1942–Dec 1943
18-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1951
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1952
Jan 1942–Dec 1943
24-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1951
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1931
Ties: 1930, 1963, 1968, 1973
Jan 1941–Dec 1943
36-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1952
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
Ties: 1942
Jan 1940–Dec 1943
48-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1905
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1934
Ties: 1914, 1928, 1946, 1954, 1958, 1984, 1998
Jan 1939–Dec 1943
60-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1907
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1934, 2002
Ties: 1925, 1937

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/