Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1960
1-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1925
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1963
Sep–Oct 1960
2-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1947
Ties: 1915, 1919, 1986
Aug–Oct 1960
3-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1947
Jul–Oct 1960
4-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 2009
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1936, 1947
Ties: 1906, 1949, 2019
Jun–Oct 1960
5-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931
May–Oct 1960
6-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1936
Ties: 1910, 1958, 1965, 1989, 2003, 2019
Apr–Oct 1960
7-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1934
Ties: 1896, 1990, 2019
Mar–Oct 1960
8-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917, 1951
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1915
Feb–Oct 1960
9-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1950, 1979, 2014
Jan–Oct 1960
10-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1905, 1996
Dec 1959–Oct 1960
11-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1959
Nov 1959–Oct 1960
12-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1915, 1920, 2001, 2009
May 1959–Oct 1960
18-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1903, 1907, 1925, 1943, 1965
Nov 1958–Oct 1960
24-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1970, 2014, 2015
Nov 1957–Oct 1960
36-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2000
Ties: 1907, 1912, 1961, 1994, 1997
Nov 1956–Oct 1960
48-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1905
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1934
Ties: 1967, 1968, 1969, 1982
Nov 1955–Oct 1960
60-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1906, 1907
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1934, 1935, 2002
Ties: 1904, 1961, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1980, 1981

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/