Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1962
1-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1925
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1963
Sep–Oct 1962
2-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1947
Ties: 1970
Aug–Oct 1962
3-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1947
Ties: 1946, 2008
Jul–Oct 1962
4-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 2009
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1936, 1947
Ties: 1898, 1945, 1974, 1987, 2004
Jun–Oct 1962
5-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1931
Ties: 1929, 2014
May–Oct 1962
6-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1936
Ties: 1959, 2013
Apr–Oct 1962
7-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1934
Ties: 1975, 2003
Mar–Oct 1962
8-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1917, 1951
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1899, 1903, 1926, 1928, 1945, 1952, 1966
Feb–Oct 1962
9-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 2009
Jan–Oct 1962
10-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 2008
Dec 1961–Oct 1962
11-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1950, 2009
Nov 1961–Oct 1962
12-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1969
May 1961–Oct 1962
18-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1905, 1982, 1997
Nov 1960–Oct 1962
24-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1903, 1916, 1978
Nov 1959–Oct 1962
36-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000
Nov 1958–Oct 1962
48-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1905
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1934
Ties: 1953
Nov 1957–Oct 1962
60-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1906, 1907
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1934, 1935, 2002
Ties: 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 15, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/