Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1951
1-Month
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1915
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1947
Ties: 1908
Jul–Aug 1951
2-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
72.7°F
(22.6°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1992
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1936
Ties: 1903, 2015
Jun–Aug 1951
3-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1915
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1936
Ties: 1904, 2009
May–Aug 1951
4-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1915
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1934
Ties: 1996
Apr–Aug 1951
5-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1934
Ties: 1920
Mar–Aug 1951
6-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1950
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Feb–Aug 1951
7-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1904, 1950
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1899
Jan–Aug 1951
8-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1979
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 2014
Dec 1950–Aug 1951
9-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1979
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1978
Nov 1950–Aug 1951
10-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1979
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Oct 1950–Aug 1951
11-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1912, 1979
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1920
Sep 1950–Aug 1951
12-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1904
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Mar 1950–Aug 1951
18-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1951
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Sep 1949–Aug 1951
24-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1979
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1918
Sep 1948–Aug 1951
36-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1979
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2000
Sep 1947–Aug 1951
48-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1905
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1934
Ties: 1961, 1971, 1972
Sep 1946–Aug 1951
60-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1907
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2002
Ties: 1900, 1960, 1970, 1980, 1981

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/