Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1970
1-Month
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1954
Ties: 1934
Jan–Feb 1970
2-Month
16.5°F
(-8.6°C)
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1936
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1931
Dec 1969–Feb 1970
3-Month
18.2°F
(-7.7°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1936
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002
Nov 1969–Feb 1970
4-Month
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1936
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002
Oct 1969–Feb 1970
5-Month
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1936
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002
Sep 1969–Feb 1970
6-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1936
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1963
Aug 1969–Feb 1970
7-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1936
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002, 2017
Ties: 2001
Jul 1969–Feb 1970
8-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1932, 2002
Ties: 1917, 1968, 2015
Jun 1969–Feb 1970
9-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1932
Ties: 1897, 1916, 1917
May 1969–Feb 1970
10-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1932, 2017
Ties: 1946, 1952
Apr 1969–Feb 1970
11-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1932, 2002
Mar 1969–Feb 1970
12-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1918
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1925, 1929
Sep 1968–Feb 1970
18-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1918
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1936
Mar 1968–Feb 1970
24-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1906, 1937, 1951, 1986
Mar 1967–Feb 1970
36-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1918
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Ties: 1900, 1904, 1962, 1995
Mar 1966–Feb 1970
48-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1918
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002
Ties: 1913, 1973
Mar 1965–Feb 1970
60-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1907, 1908, 1920, 1963, 1997
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1935
Ties: 1905, 1906, 1918, 1952

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/