Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1976
1-Month
19.3°F
(-7.1°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1912
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2006
Ties: 1913
Dec 1975–Jan 1976
2-Month
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1918
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2002
Nov 1975–Jan 1976
3-Month
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2002
Ties: 1908, 1913, 1981
Oct 1975–Jan 1976
4-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2002
Sep 1975–Jan 1976
5-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1913
Aug 1975–Jan 1976
6-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1918, 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1932
Ties: 1947, 2007
Jul 1975–Jan 1976
7-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1918
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1932
Jun 1975–Jan 1976
8-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1918
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1932
Ties: 1902
May 1975–Jan 1976
9-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1918
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1932
Ties: 1940, 1988, 2008
Apr 1975–Jan 1976
10-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1918
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1932
Ties: 1949, 1956
Mar 1975–Jan 1976
11-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2013
Feb 1975–Jan 1976
12-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2013
Ties: 1906, 1960, 1983
Aug 1974–Jan 1976
18-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2013
Ties: 1908, 1919, 1960, 1967, 1972, 1987, 2020
Feb 1974–Jan 1976
24-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1952
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1932
Ties: 1901, 1964, 1996, 2016
Feb 1973–Jan 1976
36-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1918
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1933, 2018
Ties: 1937, 1958, 2009, 2015
Feb 1972–Jan 1976
48-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1918
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1934, 2002
Ties: 1902, 1903, 1917, 1926, 1929, 1960, 1983, 1985
Feb 1971–Jan 1976
60-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1907
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1935
Ties: 1916, 1951, 1968, 1975, 1984, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/