Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1961
1-Month
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1915
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1947
Ties: 1898, 1910, 1932
Jul–Aug 1961
2-Month
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1992
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1936
Ties: 1896, 1979
Jun–Aug 1961
3-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1915
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1936
May–Aug 1961
4-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1915
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1934
Ties: 1929, 1958
Apr–Aug 1961
5-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1907
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1934
Ties: 1967
Mar–Aug 1961
6-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1950
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1899, 1920, 1969, 1992
Feb–Aug 1961
7-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1904, 1950
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1895, 1916, 1994
Jan–Aug 1961
8-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1903, 1943, 1963
Dec 1960–Aug 1961
9-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1910, 1975
Nov 1960–Aug 1961
10-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1916
Oct 1960–Aug 1961
11-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912, 1979
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1909, 1977
Sep 1960–Aug 1961
12-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1904
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1916, 1940, 1944, 1972, 2013
Mar 1960–Aug 1961
18-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1951
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1965
Sep 1959–Aug 1961
24-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1912, 1960, 1970, 1980, 2014
Sep 1958–Aug 1961
36-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2000
Ties: 1907, 1969, 1970, 1972, 1996
Sep 1957–Aug 1961
48-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1905
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1934
Ties: 1951, 1971, 1972
Sep 1956–Aug 1961
60-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1907
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2002
Ties: 1904, 1916, 1954, 1964

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/