Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1969
1-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1907
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1934
Ties: 1994, 2006
Apr–May 1969
2-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1907
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1977
Ties: 1902, 1911, 1930, 1963, 1980, 1999
Mar–May 1969
3-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1960
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1920, 2014
Feb–May 1969
4-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1962
Jan–May 1969
5-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1979
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1907, 1916
Dec 1968–May 1969
6-Month
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1979
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1937, 1996, 1997
Nov 1968–May 1969
7-Month
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1979
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1929, 1943, 1971
Oct 1968–May 1969
8-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899, 1979
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1907, 1943, 1970
Sep 1968–May 1969
9-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1952
Aug 1968–May 1969
10-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 2019
Jul 1968–May 1969
11-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1929
Jun 1968–May 1969
12-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1904
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1971
Dec 1967–May 1969
18-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1979
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1908, 1967, 1986, 1993
Jun 1967–May 1969
24-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1905
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Ties: 1906, 1953, 1961, 1962
Jun 1966–May 1969
36-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1905, 1918
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2000
Ties: 1920, 1929, 1930, 2015
Jun 1965–May 1969
48-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1907
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1934
Ties: 1904, 1908, 1912, 1913, 1968
Jun 1964–May 1969
60-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1907, 1997
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1935
Ties: 1900, 1918, 1970, 1972, 1973

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/