Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1953
1-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
5.3°F
(2.9°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1925
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1963
Sep–Oct 1953
2-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1947
Ties: 1927, 1939
Aug–Oct 1953
3-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1947
Ties: 1941
Jul–Oct 1953
4-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 2009
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1936, 1947
Ties: 1934, 2005
Jun–Oct 1953
5-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Ties: 1955
May–Oct 1953
6-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1936
Ties: 1911, 1947, 2012
Apr–Oct 1953
7-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1934
Ties: 2006
Mar–Oct 1953
8-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917, 1951
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1919, 1949
Feb–Oct 1953
9-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1933, 1976, 1986, 2006
Jan–Oct 1953
10-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1901, 1930, 1964
Dec 1952–Oct 1953
11-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1901, 1911, 1976, 1991
Nov 1952–Oct 1953
12-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1933, 1942, 2010
May 1952–Oct 1953
18-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1957, 1963, 1995
Nov 1951–Oct 1953
24-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Ties: 1920, 1948, 1974, 1984
Nov 1950–Oct 1953
36-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2000
Ties: 1967, 1971
Nov 1949–Oct 1953
48-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1934
Ties: 1962
Nov 1948–Oct 1953
60-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1906, 1907
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 1934, 1935, 2002
Ties: 1918, 1919, 1920, 1951, 1969, 1979

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/