Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of October 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1963

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1963
1-Month
13.1°F
(-10.5°C)
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
-9.6°F
(-5.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1983
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2015
Nov–Dec 1963
2-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1985
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2001
Oct–Dec 1963
3-Month
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1985
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 1987
Sep–Dec 1963
4-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1985
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 1900
Aug–Dec 1963
5-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1985
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 1905, 1908, 1988, 1990
Jul–Dec 1963
6-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1985
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 1933, 1965
Jun–Dec 1963
7-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1985
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 2006, 2007
May–Dec 1963
8-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 1901, 1965, 1971
Apr–Dec 1963
9-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1931
Ties: 1918, 1953
Mar–Dec 1963
10-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1951
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1930, 2005
Feb–Dec 1963
11-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1913, 1933, 1973, 1981, 1990, 2004, 2010
Jan–Dec 1963
12-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2012
Jul 1962–Dec 1963
18-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1951
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1906, 1944, 1973, 1984, 2013
Jan 1962–Dec 1963
24-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1951
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1931
Ties: 1930, 1943, 1968, 1973
Jan 1961–Dec 1963
36-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1898, 1903, 1950, 1968, 1970, 2010
Jan 1960–Dec 1963
48-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1905
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1934
Ties: 1898, 1920, 1969, 1980, 1997
Jan 1959–Dec 1963
60-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1907
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1934, 2002
Ties: 1917, 1953, 1961, 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 5, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/