Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1959
1-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1960
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Feb–Mar 1959
2-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1899
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1996, 2013
Jan–Mar 1959
3-Month
22.1°F
(-5.5°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 2008
Dec 1958–Mar 1959
4-Month
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1979
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1929
Nov 1958–Mar 1959
5-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1912
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1918
Oct 1958–Mar 1959
6-Month
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1912
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Sep 1958–Mar 1959
7-Month
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1912
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1926, 1958
Aug 1958–Mar 1959
8-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1912
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1958
Jul 1958–Mar 1959
9-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899, 1912
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Jun 1958–Mar 1959
10-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1969, 1997
May 1958–Mar 1959
11-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1996
Apr 1958–Mar 1959
12-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899, 1936
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1982
Oct 1957–Mar 1959
18-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1906, 1961
Apr 1957–Mar 1959
24-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1952
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1953
Apr 1956–Mar 1959
36-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2018
Ties: 1911
Apr 1955–Mar 1959
48-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1906
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1935, 2002
Ties: 1946, 1948, 1974, 1977, 2010
Apr 1954–Mar 1959
60-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1997
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1935
Ties: 1931, 1949

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/