Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1953
1-Month
20.6°F
(-6.3°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1912
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2006
Ties: 1902, 1926
Dec 1952–Jan 1953
2-Month
22.5°F
(-5.3°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2002
Ties: 1975
Nov 1952–Jan 1953
3-Month
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2002
Ties: 1987
Oct 1952–Jan 1953
4-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2002
Ties: 1968
Sep 1952–Jan 1953
5-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 1907, 1933, 1967
Aug 1952–Jan 1953
6-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918, 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 1959
Jul 1952–Jan 1953
7-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 1960, 1966
Jun 1952–Jan 1953
8-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 1909, 1913, 2005
May 1952–Jan 1953
9-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 1956, 1965, 1966
Apr 1952–Jan 1953
10-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 1907, 1924, 1960, 1980, 2019
Mar 1952–Jan 1953
11-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2013
Ties: 1928, 1938, 1969, 1990
Feb 1952–Jan 1953
12-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2013
Ties: 1909, 1921, 1950
Aug 1951–Jan 1953
18-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2013
Ties: 1899, 1903, 1910, 1946, 1962, 1973
Feb 1951–Jan 1953
24-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 1932
Ties: 1906, 1925, 1963, 2010
Feb 1950–Jan 1953
36-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1933, 2018
Ties: 1952
Feb 1949–Jan 1953
48-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1934, 2002
Ties: 1905, 1952, 1997
Feb 1948–Jan 1953
60-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1907
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 1935
Ties: 1905, 1918, 1919, 1970, 1998

Citing This Page

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