Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1961
1-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-5.3°F
(-2.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 2018
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1915
Ties: 1953
Mar–Apr 1961
2-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1951, 1960
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1917, 1920, 1937, 1953, 1983
Feb–Apr 1961
3-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1903, 1926
Jan–Apr 1961
4-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1957, 1984, 2009
Dec 1960–Apr 1961
5-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1948, 1952, 2013
Nov 1960–Apr 1961
6-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1903, 1941
Oct 1960–Apr 1961
7-Month
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1911, 1927, 1988
Sep 1960–Apr 1961
8-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899, 1912
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1968
Aug 1960–Apr 1961
9-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1906
Jul 1960–Apr 1961
10-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1898, 1902, 1927, 1937, 1988
Jun 1960–Apr 1961
11-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1904
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1910, 1940, 1967, 1972, 1980
May 1960–Apr 1961
12-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1904, 1936
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1906, 1946, 1980
Nov 1959–Apr 1961
18-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1930
May 1959–Apr 1961
24-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1905
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1897, 1898
May 1958–Apr 1961
36-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2000
Ties: 1907, 1930, 1969, 1972, 1997
May 1957–Apr 1961
48-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1906, 1918, 1980
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2002
Ties: 1912, 1951
May 1956–Apr 1961
60-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1920, 1997
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1935
Ties: 1903, 1904, 1916, 1921, 1928, 1974, 1975, 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on May 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/