Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1962
1-Month
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
-6.8°F
(-3.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1960
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Feb–Mar 1962
2-Month
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1895, 1917
Jan–Mar 1962
3-Month
20.1°F
(-6.6°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1937, 1982
Dec 1961–Mar 1962
4-Month
19.6°F
(-6.9°C)
24.4°F
(-4.2°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1979
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1965
Nov 1961–Mar 1962
5-Month
22.8°F
(-5.1°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Oct 1961–Mar 1962
6-Month
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1917, 1977
Sep 1961–Mar 1962
7-Month
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1917
Aug 1961–Mar 1962
8-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Jul 1961–Mar 1962
9-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1899, 1912
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Jun 1961–Mar 1962
10-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1899
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
May 1961–Mar 1962
11-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1899
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Apr 1961–Mar 1962
12-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1899, 1936
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Oct 1960–Mar 1962
18-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1936, 1971, 2014
Apr 1960–Mar 1962
24-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1952
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1969, 1971
Apr 1959–Mar 1962
36-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2018
Ties: 1971
Apr 1958–Mar 1962
48-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1906
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1935, 2002
Ties: 1907, 1952, 1996
Apr 1957–Mar 1962
60-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1997
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1935
Ties: 1920, 1952, 1971

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