Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1950
1-Month
16.7°F
(-8.5°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1912
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2006
Dec 1949–Jan 1950
2-Month
21.0°F
(-6.1°C)
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1918
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2002
Ties: 1907
Nov 1949–Jan 1950
3-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2002
Ties: 1924
Oct 1949–Jan 1950
4-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2002
Ties: 1913
Sep 1949–Jan 1950
5-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 1932
Ties: 1916, 1957, 1992, 2008
Aug 1949–Jan 1950
6-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918, 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1932
Ties: 1908, 1937, 1944, 1957, 1992, 2018
Jul 1949–Jan 1950
7-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1918
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 1932
Ties: 1913, 1958, 1980, 2004, 2008
Jun 1949–Jan 1950
8-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1918
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 1932
Ties: 1948, 2003, 2020
May 1949–Jan 1950
9-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1918
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1932
Ties: 1992
Apr 1949–Jan 1950
10-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1918
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1932
Mar 1949–Jan 1950
11-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1918
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2013
Ties: 1902, 1906, 1955
Feb 1949–Jan 1950
12-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1918
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2013
Ties: 1909, 1921, 1953
Aug 1948–Jan 1950
18-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1918
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2013
Ties: 1956, 1964
Feb 1948–Jan 1950
24-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1952
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 1932
Ties: 1914, 1931, 1982
Feb 1947–Jan 1950
36-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1933, 2018
Feb 1946–Jan 1950
48-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1934, 2002
Ties: 1944, 2017
Feb 1945–Jan 1950
60-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1907
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1935

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/