Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1961
1-Month
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1960
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Ties: 1953
Feb–Mar 1961
2-Month
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1968
Jan–Mar 1961
3-Month
27.1°F
(-2.7°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1968, 2004
Dec 1960–Mar 1961
4-Month
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 2003
Nov 1960–Mar 1961
5-Month
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1966, 2013
Oct 1960–Mar 1961
6-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1991
Sep 1960–Mar 1961
7-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Aug 1960–Mar 1961
8-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1934, 1948, 2007
Jul 1960–Mar 1961
9-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899, 1912
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Jun 1960–Mar 1961
10-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1902
May 1960–Mar 1961
11-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1941, 1953, 1966
Apr 1960–Mar 1961
12-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899, 1936
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1940, 1953, 2018
Oct 1959–Mar 1961
18-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1906, 1959
Apr 1959–Mar 1961
24-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1952
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1898, 1916, 1985, 1986, 1995, 1998
Apr 1958–Mar 1961
36-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1918
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1901, 1907, 1972, 1994, 1997, 2010
Apr 1957–Mar 1961
48-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1906
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1935, 2002
Ties: 1930, 1968, 1969, 1973, 1981
Apr 1956–Mar 1961
60-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1997
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1935
Ties: 1902, 1910, 1917, 1928, 1975, 1978, 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 16, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/