Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1956
1-Month
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1936
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1954
Jan–Feb 1956
2-Month
19.3°F
(-7.1°C)
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1936
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1931
Dec 1955–Feb 1956
3-Month
19.0°F
(-7.2°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1936
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2002
Nov 1955–Feb 1956
4-Month
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2002
Ties: 1962
Oct 1955–Feb 1956
5-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2002
Sep 1955–Feb 1956
6-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Aug 1955–Feb 1956
7-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1936
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2002, 2017
Ties: 1930, 1959, 1967
Jul 1955–Feb 1956
8-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932, 2002
Ties: 1896, 1927, 1933, 1988
Jun 1955–Feb 1956
9-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1926, 1966
May 1955–Feb 1956
10-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932, 2017
Ties: 1913, 1927, 1972
Apr 1955–Feb 1956
11-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932, 2002
Ties: 1896, 1900, 1941, 1944, 1961, 2018
Mar 1955–Feb 1956
12-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1896
Sep 1954–Feb 1956
18-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1947, 1991
Mar 1954–Feb 1956
24-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1948, 1981, 1982, 1991, 1993
Mar 1953–Feb 1956
36-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1918
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2018
Ties: 1991, 2003
Mar 1952–Feb 1956
48-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1918
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2002
Ties: 2017
Mar 1951–Feb 1956
60-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1907, 1908, 1920, 1963, 1997
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1935
Ties: 1922, 1950, 1984, 1987, 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/