Climate at a Glance

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1968
1-Month
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1915
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1947
Ties: 1945, 1970, 2005
Jul–Aug 1968
2-Month
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1992
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 1936
Ties: 1905, 1907, 1922, 1956, 1978
Jun–Aug 1968
3-Month
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1915
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1936
Ties: 1910, 2003
May–Aug 1968
4-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1915
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1934
Ties: 1969, 1985, 1994, 2014, 2015, 2019
Apr–Aug 1968
5-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1934
Ties: 1940, 1969, 1971
Mar–Aug 1968
6-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1950
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Ties: 1999
Feb–Aug 1968
7-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904, 1950
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1919, 1935, 1952, 1985, 1995
Jan–Aug 1968
8-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1979
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1898, 1900, 1910, 1928, 1995
Dec 1967–Aug 1968
9-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1979
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1908
Nov 1967–Aug 1968
10-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1979
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1908, 1922, 1930, 1935, 1989
Oct 1967–Aug 1968
11-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1912, 1979
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1908, 1923, 2018
Sep 1967–Aug 1968
12-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1906, 1909
Mar 1967–Aug 1968
18-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1951
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1898, 1944, 1972, 1973, 1985
Sep 1966–Aug 1968
24-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1979
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1924, 1925, 1936, 1953, 1996, 2010
Sep 1965–Aug 1968
36-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1979
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2000
Ties: 1914, 1927, 1928, 1937, 1958, 1978
Sep 1964–Aug 1968
48-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1905
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 1934
Ties: 1912, 1917, 1929, 1969, 1982
Sep 1963–Aug 1968
60-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2002
Ties: 1902, 1910, 1915, 1921, 1947, 1967, 1978

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/