Climate at a Glance

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1982
1-Month
7.3°F
(-13.7°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
-10.4°F
(-5.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1912
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2006
Dec 1981–Jan 1982
2-Month
14.4°F
(-9.8°C)
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
-5.8°F
(-3.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2002
Ties: 1912
Nov 1981–Jan 1982
3-Month
22.9°F
(-5.1°C)
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2002
Ties: 1917
Oct 1981–Jan 1982
4-Month
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2002
Ties: 2001
Sep 1981–Jan 1982
5-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1932
Ties: 1910, 1962
Aug 1981–Jan 1982
6-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918, 1977
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1932
Ties: 1951, 1970
Jul 1981–Jan 1982
7-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1932
Ties: 1905, 1920, 1962, 1970
Jun 1981–Jan 1982
8-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1932
Ties: 1929
May 1981–Jan 1982
9-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1932
Ties: 1899
Apr 1981–Jan 1982
10-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1932
Ties: 1903, 1963
Mar 1981–Jan 1982
11-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2013
Ties: 1943, 1948, 1967
Feb 1981–Jan 1982
12-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2013
Ties: 1944
Aug 1980–Jan 1982
18-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2013
Ties: 1909, 1924
Feb 1980–Jan 1982
24-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1952
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1932
Ties: 1914, 1931, 1950
Feb 1979–Jan 1982
36-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1918
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1933, 2018
Ties: 1959, 1975, 1978, 1984, 1985
Feb 1978–Jan 1982
48-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1934, 2002
Ties: 1899, 1900, 1927, 1930, 1951, 1969, 1979, 1996
Feb 1977–Jan 1982
60-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1907
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1935
Ties: 1903, 1912, 1917, 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on October 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/