Climate at a Glance

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1978
1-Month
11.8°F
(-11.2°C)
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
-10.9°F
(-6.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1954
Jan–Feb 1978
2-Month
9.9°F
(-12.3°C)
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
-10.3°F
(-5.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1931
Dec 1977–Feb 1978
3-Month
13.2°F
(-10.4°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
-7.9°F
(-4.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2002
Nov 1977–Feb 1978
4-Month
18.7°F
(-7.4°C)
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
-6.1°F
(-3.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2002
Oct 1977–Feb 1978
5-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
-5.3°F
(-2.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2002
Ties: 1918
Sep 1977–Feb 1978
6-Month
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1936
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1899, 1977
Aug 1977–Feb 1978
7-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2002, 2017
Jul 1977–Feb 1978
8-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1932, 2002
Ties: 1977
Jun 1977–Feb 1978
9-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1904
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1994
May 1977–Feb 1978
10-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932, 2017
Ties: 1912, 1968, 1982
Apr 1977–Feb 1978
11-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932, 2002
Ties: 1982, 1996, 2001
Mar 1977–Feb 1978
12-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1924, 1933, 1960
Sep 1976–Feb 1978
18-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1918
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1900, 1951
Mar 1976–Feb 1978
24-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1913, 1925
Mar 1975–Feb 1978
36-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1964
Mar 1974–Feb 1978
48-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2002
Ties: 1902, 1911, 1921, 1986
Mar 1973–Feb 1978
60-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1907, 1908, 1920, 1963, 1997
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1935
Ties: 1948, 1949

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/