Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1951
1-Month
16.0°F
(-8.9°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1912
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2006
Dec 1950–Jan 1951
2-Month
16.4°F
(-8.7°C)
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2002
Ties: 1917
Nov 1950–Jan 1951
3-Month
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2002
Oct 1950–Jan 1951
4-Month
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2002
Ties: 1927
Sep 1950–Jan 1951
5-Month
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1977
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 1925, 1927, 2001, 2009
Aug 1950–Jan 1951
6-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918, 1977
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 1970, 1982
Jul 1950–Jan 1951
7-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 1897, 1930
Jun 1950–Jan 1951
8-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 1930, 1997
May 1950–Jan 1951
9-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 1936, 1946
Apr 1950–Jan 1951
10-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 1952, 1977
Mar 1950–Jan 1951
11-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2013
Feb 1950–Jan 1951
12-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2013
Aug 1949–Jan 1951
18-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2013
Ties: 1904, 1963, 1980
Feb 1949–Jan 1951
24-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1952
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 1919, 1971
Feb 1948–Jan 1951
36-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1933, 2018
Ties: 1973, 2010, 2011
Feb 1947–Jan 1951
48-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1934, 2002
Ties: 1899, 1900, 1927, 1930, 1969, 1979, 1982, 1996
Feb 1946–Jan 1951
60-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1907
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1935
Ties: 1916, 1968, 1975, 1976, 1984, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/