Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1960
1-Month
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1915
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1947
Ties: 1934
Jul–Aug 1960
2-Month
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1992
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1936
Ties: 1912, 1964, 1966, 2013
Jun–Aug 1960
3-Month
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1915
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1936
Ties: 1972
May–Aug 1960
4-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1915
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1934
Ties: 1910, 1974, 1993, 2008
Apr–Aug 1960
5-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1907
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1934
Ties: 1984, 1994
Mar–Aug 1960
6-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1950
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1915
Feb–Aug 1960
7-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1904, 1950
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1979
Jan–Aug 1960
8-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1979
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1899, 1929
Dec 1959–Aug 1960
9-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1979
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1924
Nov 1959–Aug 1960
10-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1979
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1915
Oct 1959–Aug 1960
11-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912, 1979
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Sep 1959–Aug 1960
12-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1897
Mar 1959–Aug 1960
18-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1951
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1907, 1916, 1924, 1970, 2009
Sep 1958–Aug 1960
24-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1912, 1961, 1970, 1980, 2014
Sep 1957–Aug 1960
36-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1979
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2000
Ties: 1953, 1994
Sep 1956–Aug 1960
48-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1905
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1934
Ties: 1908, 1913, 1915, 1927, 1973
Sep 1955–Aug 1960
60-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1907
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2002
Ties: 1900, 1951, 1970, 1980, 1981

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/