Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1980
1-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1925
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1963
Ties: 1969
Sep–Oct 1980
2-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1947
Ties: 1926, 1929, 1991
Aug–Oct 1980
3-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1947
Ties: 1909, 1961
Jul–Oct 1980
4-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 2009
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1936, 1947
Ties: 1910, 1920, 1988
Jun–Oct 1980
5-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1931
Ties: 2002, 2015
May–Oct 1980
6-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1936
Ties: 1899, 1913, 1930, 1944
Apr–Oct 1980
7-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1934
Ties: 1913, 1937, 1986
Mar–Oct 1980
8-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917, 1951
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1937, 1947, 1971, 2018
Feb–Oct 1980
9-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1926
Jan–Oct 1980
10-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1898, 1932, 1995
Dec 1979–Oct 1980
11-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1947, 1968
Nov 1979–Oct 1980
12-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1913, 1930, 1973
May 1979–Oct 1980
18-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1904
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 2003
Nov 1978–Oct 1980
24-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1913, 1994
Nov 1977–Oct 1980
36-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2000
Ties: 1918
Nov 1976–Oct 1980
48-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1934
Ties: 1904, 1951
Nov 1975–Oct 1980
60-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1906, 1907
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934, 1935, 2002
Ties: 1904, 1960, 1961, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1981

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/