Climate at a Glance

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1982
1-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1925
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1963
Sep–Oct 1982
2-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1947
Aug–Oct 1982
3-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1947
Ties: 1945, 1989, 2001
Jul–Oct 1982
4-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1981 2009
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1936, 1947
Ties: 1968, 1977
Jun–Oct 1982
5-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1931
Ties: 1912, 1976, 1996
May–Oct 1982
6-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1936
Ties: 1905, 1908, 1912, 1935, 1943, 1952, 1968
Apr–Oct 1982
7-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1934
Mar–Oct 1982
8-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917, 1951
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1943
Feb–Oct 1982
9-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1903, 1915, 1958, 1975, 1989
Jan–Oct 1982
10-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1929, 1993
Dec 1981–Oct 1982
11-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1899
Nov 1981–Oct 1982
12-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1965
May 1981–Oct 1982
18-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1904
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1905, 1962, 1997
Nov 1980–Oct 1982
24-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2017
Ties: 1949, 1983, 1986
Nov 1979–Oct 1982
36-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2000
Ties: 1910, 1911, 1938, 1944, 1946, 1949, 1976
Nov 1978–Oct 1982
48-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1905
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Ties: 1960, 1967, 1968, 1969
Nov 1977–Oct 1982
60-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1906, 1907
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1934, 1935, 2002
Ties: 1962

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/