Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1974
1-Month
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1954
Ties: 2020
Jan–Feb 1974
2-Month
20.9°F
(-6.2°C)
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1931
Ties: 1914
Dec 1973–Feb 1974
3-Month
20.6°F
(-6.3°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2002
Ties: 1948
Nov 1973–Feb 1974
4-Month
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1936
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2002
Ties: 1927, 1967, 1968
Oct 1973–Feb 1974
5-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1936
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2002
Ties: 1966, 2007
Sep 1973–Feb 1974
6-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1936
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Ties: 1901, 1953, 2004
Aug 1973–Feb 1974
7-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1936
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2002, 2017
Ties: 1928, 1955
Jul 1973–Feb 1974
8-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1932, 2002
Ties: 1940, 1990, 1991
Jun 1973–Feb 1974
9-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1904
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1932
Ties: 1900, 1906, 1940, 1950, 1984, 1991, 2003
May 1973–Feb 1974
10-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1932, 2017
Ties: 1902, 1909, 1924, 1933, 1945, 1961
Apr 1973–Feb 1974
11-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1932, 2002
Ties: 1906, 1907, 1924, 1947, 1949, 1991
Mar 1973–Feb 1974
12-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Ties: 1901, 1976
Sep 1972–Feb 1974
18-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1920, 1949
Mar 1972–Feb 1974
24-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1909, 1927, 2009
Mar 1971–Feb 1974
36-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2018
Ties: 1954, 1975, 1984, 2015
Mar 1970–Feb 1974
48-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2002
Ties: 1917, 1946, 1960, 1985, 1994
Mar 1969–Feb 1974
60-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1907, 1908, 1920, 1963, 1997
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1935
Ties: 1909, 1912, 1913, 1921, 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/