Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1950
1-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1960
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1943
Feb–Mar 1950
2-Month
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1899
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1980
Jan–Mar 1950
3-Month
22.5°F
(-5.3°C)
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1912
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1993
Dec 1949–Mar 1950
4-Month
23.2°F
(-4.9°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1979
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1948, 1972, 1996
Nov 1949–Mar 1950
5-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1912
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1896
Oct 1949–Mar 1950
6-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1912
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1900, 1901, 1955, 1988, 2018
Sep 1949–Mar 1950
7-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1912
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Aug 1949–Mar 1950
8-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1912
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1913, 1924, 1967
Jul 1949–Mar 1950
9-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899, 1912
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1915, 1924, 1933, 1949, 1967, 1980, 1984
Jun 1949–Mar 1950
10-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1900, 1915, 1933, 1940, 1972
May 1949–Mar 1950
11-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1907, 1915, 1933, 1955, 2008
Apr 1949–Mar 1950
12-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899, 1936
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1933, 1974
Oct 1948–Mar 1950
18-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1979
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1938, 1941, 1953
Apr 1948–Mar 1950
24-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1952
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2017
Ties: 1921, 1958, 1965
Apr 1947–Mar 1950
36-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1918
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018
Ties: 1931, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1954, 1974, 2016
Apr 1946–Mar 1950
48-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1906
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1935, 2002
Ties: 1931, 1939, 1947, 1966, 1967
Apr 1945–Mar 1950
60-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1997
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1935
Ties: 1915, 1927, 1947, 1948, 1967, 1968, 1995

Citing This Page

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