Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1969
1-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
-8.0°F
(-4.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1960
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Feb–Mar 1969
2-Month
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1993
Jan–Mar 1969
3-Month
21.3°F
(-5.9°C)
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1912
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Dec 1968–Mar 1969
4-Month
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1979
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1918
Nov 1968–Mar 1969
5-Month
23.8°F
(-4.6°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1912
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1956
Oct 1968–Mar 1969
6-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1912
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1897, 2019
Sep 1968–Mar 1969
7-Month
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1912
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1982
Aug 1968–Mar 1969
8-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1912
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Jul 1968–Mar 1969
9-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899, 1912
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1952, 1986, 2010
Jun 1968–Mar 1969
10-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1959, 1997
May 1968–Mar 1969
11-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1917, 1982, 1997
Apr 1968–Mar 1969
12-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899, 1936
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1977
Oct 1967–Mar 1969
18-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1979
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Ties: 1927, 1972
Apr 1967–Mar 1969
24-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1952
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Ties: 1962, 1971
Apr 1966–Mar 1969
36-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1918
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2018
Ties: 1904, 1919, 1960
Apr 1965–Mar 1969
48-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1906
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1935, 2002
Ties: 1930, 1961, 1968, 1973, 1981
Apr 1964–Mar 1969
60-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1997
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1935
Ties: 1913, 1982, 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/