Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1951
1-Month
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
-8.5°F
(-4.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1960
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1906
Feb–Mar 1951
2-Month
24.4°F
(-4.2°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1899
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Jan–Mar 1951
3-Month
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1912
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Dec 1950–Mar 1951
4-Month
20.4°F
(-6.4°C)
24.4°F
(-4.2°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1979
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1982
Nov 1950–Mar 1951
5-Month
22.6°F
(-5.2°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1912
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Oct 1950–Mar 1951
6-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1912
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1920, 1970
Sep 1950–Mar 1951
7-Month
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1912
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1970, 1994
Aug 1950–Mar 1951
8-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1912
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Jul 1950–Mar 1951
9-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899, 1912
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Jun 1950–Mar 1951
10-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1899
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1978
May 1950–Mar 1951
11-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1899
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Apr 1950–Mar 1951
12-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1899, 1936
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1918
Oct 1949–Mar 1951
18-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1979
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1994
Apr 1949–Mar 1951
24-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1952
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1906, 1930, 1937, 1960, 1978
Apr 1948–Mar 1951
36-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Ties: 1920, 1930, 1996, 1998
Apr 1947–Mar 1951
48-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1906
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1935, 2002
Ties: 1954, 1965
Apr 1946–Mar 1951
60-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1997
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1935
Ties: 1901, 1909, 1929, 1930

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/