Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1971
1-Month
12.4°F
(-10.9°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
-5.3°F
(-3.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1912
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2006
Ties: 1962
Dec 1970–Jan 1971
2-Month
17.8°F
(-7.9°C)
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2002
Ties: 1956
Nov 1970–Jan 1971
3-Month
23.6°F
(-4.7°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2002
Ties: 1948, 1973
Oct 1970–Jan 1971
4-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002
Ties: 1943, 1969, 2010
Sep 1970–Jan 1971
5-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1932
Ties: 1929
Aug 1970–Jan 1971
6-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918, 1977
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1932
Ties: 1910, 1946, 1968
Jul 1970–Jan 1971
7-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 1932
Ties: 1929, 1959
Jun 1970–Jan 1971
8-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 1932
May 1970–Jan 1971
9-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 1932
Ties: 1896, 1990, 2015
Apr 1970–Jan 1971
10-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 1932
Ties: 1898, 1945, 1975, 1990, 1998
Mar 1970–Jan 1971
11-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2013
Ties: 1898, 1913
Feb 1970–Jan 1971
12-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2013
Ties: 1943, 1945, 1967, 1969, 1984, 2020
Aug 1969–Jan 1971
18-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2013
Ties: 1927, 1961
Feb 1969–Jan 1971
24-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1952
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1932
Ties: 1919, 1951
Feb 1968–Jan 1971
36-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1933, 2018
Ties: 1904, 1926, 1930, 1980, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998
Feb 1967–Jan 1971
48-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1934, 2002
Ties: 1908, 1970, 1973, 1980
Feb 1966–Jan 1971
60-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1907
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1935
Ties: 1973, 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/