Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1957
1-Month
13.1°F
(-10.5°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1912
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2006
Dec 1956–Jan 1957
2-Month
19.8°F
(-6.8°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1918
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2002
Ties: 1903, 1916, 1926, 1927, 1985, 1996
Nov 1956–Jan 1957
3-Month
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2002
Ties: 1945, 1974, 1993
Oct 1956–Jan 1957
4-Month
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2002
Sep 1956–Jan 1957
5-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1916, 1950, 1992, 2008
Aug 1956–Jan 1957
6-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1918, 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1908, 1937, 1944, 1950, 1992, 2018
Jul 1956–Jan 1957
7-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1898, 1924, 1961, 1972, 1974
Jun 1956–Jan 1957
8-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1940, 1944, 1995, 2018
May 1956–Jan 1957
9-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Apr 1956–Jan 1957
10-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1932
Ties: 1913, 1972
Mar 1956–Jan 1957
11-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2013
Ties: 1900, 1915, 1941, 1949
Feb 1956–Jan 1957
12-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1918
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2013
Ties: 1902, 1911, 1926, 1933, 1949, 1956, 1965, 1975, 1998, 2004
Aug 1955–Jan 1957
18-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2013
Ties: 1945, 1993
Feb 1955–Jan 1957
24-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1952
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1932
Feb 1954–Jan 1957
36-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1918
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1933, 2018
Ties: 1922, 1993, 2005
Feb 1953–Jan 1957
48-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1918
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1934, 2002
Ties: 1941, 2021
Feb 1952–Jan 1957
60-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1907
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1935
Ties: 1924, 1939, 1941, 1993, 2013, 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/