Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1946
1-Month
20.8°F
(-6.2°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2006
Ties: 2001
Dec 1945–Jan 1946
2-Month
18.4°F
(-7.6°C)
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2002
Ties: 1965, 2008
Nov 1945–Jan 1946
3-Month
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1977
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2002
Ties: 1938, 2011
Oct 1945–Jan 1946
4-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1977
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2002
Ties: 1896
Sep 1945–Jan 1946
5-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1977
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1932
Aug 1945–Jan 1946
6-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1918, 1977
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1932
Ties: 1910, 1968, 1971
Jul 1945–Jan 1946
7-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1918
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1932
Ties: 1943, 1969, 2014
Jun 1945–Jan 1946
8-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1932
Ties: 1905, 1912, 1936, 2010
May 1945–Jan 1946
9-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1932
Ties: 1936, 1951
Apr 1945–Jan 1946
10-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1932
Mar 1945–Jan 1946
11-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2013
Ties: 1917, 1966, 1984
Feb 1945–Jan 1946
12-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2013
Ties: 1986, 1990, 2010
Aug 1944–Jan 1946
18-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2013
Ties: 1899, 1903, 1910, 1953, 1962, 1973
Feb 1944–Jan 1946
24-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1952
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1932
Ties: 1897, 1908, 1911
Feb 1943–Jan 1946
36-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1933, 2018
Ties: 1901, 1913, 1977
Feb 1942–Jan 1946
48-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1934, 2002
Ties: 1901, 1911, 1912, 1986
Feb 1941–Jan 1946
60-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1907
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1935
Ties: 1947, 1956, 1978, 1999, 2011, 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/