Climate at a Glance

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1963
1-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
10.1°F
(5.6°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1925
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1963
Sep–Oct 1963
2-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
5.6°F
(3.1°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1947
Ties: 1931
Aug–Oct 1963
3-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1947
Jul–Oct 1963
4-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 2009
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1936, 1947
Jun–Oct 1963
5-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
May–Oct 1963
6-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1936
Ties: 1955
Apr–Oct 1963
7-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1934
Mar–Oct 1963
8-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917, 1951
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Feb–Oct 1963
9-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Jan–Oct 1963
10-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1910, 1927
Dec 1962–Oct 1963
11-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 2010
Nov 1962–Oct 1963
12-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1908, 1911, 1946, 1990, 1995, 2004
May 1962–Oct 1963
18-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1904
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1953, 1957, 1995
Nov 1961–Oct 1963
24-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1930, 1959, 1975, 1985, 2019
Nov 1960–Oct 1963
36-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2000
Ties: 1898, 1903, 1909, 1925, 1926, 1930, 1945, 1950, 1966, 1984, 1986
Nov 1959–Oct 1963
48-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1905
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1934
Ties: 1912, 1919, 1961, 1970
Nov 1958–Oct 1963
60-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1906, 1907
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1934, 1935, 2002
Ties: 1996

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/