Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1970
1-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1960
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1924
Feb–Mar 1970
2-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1902, 1939, 1944, 1956
Jan–Mar 1970
3-Month
21.2°F
(-6.0°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1912
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Dec 1969–Mar 1970
4-Month
21.3°F
(-5.9°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Nov 1969–Mar 1970
5-Month
24.3°F
(-4.3°C)
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1912
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1977, 1982
Oct 1969–Mar 1970
6-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1912
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1920, 1951
Sep 1969–Mar 1970
7-Month
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1912
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1951, 1994
Aug 1969–Mar 1970
8-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1912
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1986
Jul 1969–Mar 1970
9-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899, 1912
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1997
Jun 1969–Mar 1970
10-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1897, 1905, 1994
May 1969–Mar 1970
11-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1952
Apr 1969–Mar 1970
12-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899, 1936
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Oct 1968–Mar 1970
18-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1978, 1997
Apr 1968–Mar 1970
24-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1952
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1917, 1980
Apr 1967–Mar 1970
36-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Apr 1966–Mar 1970
48-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1906
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1935, 2002
Ties: 1953, 1963, 1971
Apr 1965–Mar 1970
60-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1997
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1935
Ties: 1900, 1905, 1912, 1918, 1919, 1953, 1973, 1980, 1981

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/