Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1962
1-Month
12.4°F
(-10.9°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
-5.3°F
(-3.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1912
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2006
Ties: 1971
Dec 1961–Jan 1962
2-Month
15.3°F
(-9.3°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2002
Nov 1961–Jan 1962
3-Month
22.0°F
(-5.6°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1977
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2002
Oct 1961–Jan 1962
4-Month
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1977
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2002
Ties: 1994
Sep 1961–Jan 1962
5-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1932
Ties: 1910, 1982
Aug 1961–Jan 1962
6-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918, 1977
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1932
Jul 1961–Jan 1962
7-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1932
Ties: 1905, 1920, 1970, 1982
Jun 1961–Jan 1962
8-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1932
Ties: 1899, 1973, 1978
May 1961–Jan 1962
9-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1932
Ties: 1970
Apr 1961–Jan 1962
10-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1932
Ties: 1925, 1994
Mar 1961–Jan 1962
11-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2013
Ties: 1905, 1910
Feb 1961–Jan 1962
12-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1918
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013
Ties: 1917
Aug 1960–Jan 1962
18-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1918
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013
Ties: 1899, 1903, 1910, 1946, 1953, 1973
Feb 1960–Jan 1962
24-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1932
Ties: 1904, 1930, 1994, 1997
Feb 1959–Jan 1962
36-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1918
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1933, 2018
Ties: 1907, 1920, 1961
Feb 1958–Jan 1962
48-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1934, 2002
Ties: 1920, 1963
Feb 1957–Jan 1962
60-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1907
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1935
Ties: 1921, 1954, 1972

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/