Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1980
1-Month
18.9°F
(-7.3°C)
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1954
Ties: 1993
Jan–Feb 1980
2-Month
19.6°F
(-6.9°C)
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1931
Dec 1979–Feb 1980
3-Month
22.8°F
(-5.1°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Ties: 1924, 2003
Nov 1979–Feb 1980
4-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Ties: 1928, 1950, 1957, 1966, 1988, 2003
Oct 1979–Feb 1980
5-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Ties: 1901, 1924, 1953, 1975, 1991
Sep 1979–Feb 1980
6-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1898, 1922, 1940
Aug 1979–Feb 1980
7-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002, 2017
Jul 1979–Feb 1980
8-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932, 2002
Ties: 1898, 1947, 2003, 2018
Jun 1979–Feb 1980
9-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1904
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1933, 1947, 2008
May 1979–Feb 1980
10-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932, 2017
Ties: 1896, 1966
Apr 1979–Feb 1980
11-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932, 2002
Ties: 1943, 1960
Mar 1979–Feb 1980
12-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1898, 1965, 1982, 2019
Sep 1978–Feb 1980
18-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1963
Mar 1978–Feb 1980
24-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1918
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 1904, 1997
Mar 1977–Feb 1980
36-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1919
Mar 1976–Feb 1980
48-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2002
Ties: 1906, 1907
Mar 1975–Feb 1980
60-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907, 1908, 1920, 1963, 1997
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1935
Ties: 1953, 1962, 1971

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/