Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of May 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1971

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1971
1-Month
20.4°F
(-6.4°C)
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1936
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1954
Ties: 2003
Jan–Feb 1971
2-Month
16.4°F
(-8.7°C)
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1936
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1931
Ties: 1977
Dec 1970–Feb 1971
3-Month
18.7°F
(-7.4°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1936
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002
Nov 1970–Feb 1971
4-Month
22.8°F
(-5.1°C)
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1936
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002
Ties: 2008
Oct 1970–Feb 1971
5-Month
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1936
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002
Ties: 1902, 1963
Sep 1970–Feb 1971
6-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1936
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1902
Aug 1970–Feb 1971
7-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1936
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2002, 2017
Ties: 1903, 1968
Jul 1970–Feb 1971
8-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1932, 2002
Ties: 1925, 1973
Jun 1970–Feb 1971
9-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1932
Ties: 1965
May 1970–Feb 1971
10-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 1932, 2017
Ties: 1985
Apr 1970–Feb 1971
11-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 1932, 2002
Ties: 1927, 1958, 1975, 1984
Mar 1970–Feb 1971
12-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1927, 1946, 1996
Sep 1969–Feb 1971
18-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1966, 2014
Mar 1969–Feb 1971
24-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1918
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017
Ties: 1899, 1900
Mar 1968–Feb 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 2018
Ties: 1907, 1912, 1917, 1920, 1968, 1972
Mar 1967–Feb 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: 1963 1918
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2002
Ties: 1900, 1979, 1996
Mar 1966–Feb 1971
60-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1907, 1908, 1920, 1963, 1997
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1935
Ties: 1953, 1962, 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 12, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/