Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1950
1-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1915
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1947
Jul–Aug 1950
2-Month
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1992
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1936
Jun–Aug 1950
3-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1915
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1936
May–Aug 1950
4-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1915
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1934
Ties: 1907, 1927
Apr–Aug 1950
5-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1907
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1934
Mar–Aug 1950
6-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1950
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Feb–Aug 1950
7-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1904, 1950
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1904
Jan–Aug 1950
8-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1979
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1917
Dec 1949–Aug 1950
9-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1979
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1915, 1982
Nov 1949–Aug 1950
10-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1979
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1962, 1982, 1997
Oct 1949–Aug 1950
11-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1912, 1979
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1915, 2019
Sep 1949–Aug 1950
12-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1904
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1997
Mar 1949–Aug 1950
18-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1951
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1910, 1927, 1936, 1967, 1982, 2015
Sep 1948–Aug 1950
24-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1979
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1906, 1969, 1972
Sep 1947–Aug 1950
36-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1979
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2000
Ties: 1901, 1908, 1909, 1930, 1981
Sep 1946–Aug 1950
48-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1905
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1934
Ties: 1926, 1946, 1954, 1959, 1967, 1974, 1985
Sep 1945–Aug 1950
60-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1907
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2002
Ties: 1983, 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/