Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1983
1-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1960
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Feb–Mar 1983
2-Month
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1899
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1928
Jan–Mar 1983
3-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1912
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1928, 1973
Dec 1982–Mar 1983
4-Month
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
4.7°F
(2.6°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1979
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Nov 1982–Mar 1983
5-Month
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1912
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1998
Oct 1982–Mar 1983
6-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1912
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Sep 1982–Mar 1983
7-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1912
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1939, 1942, 1992, 2020
Aug 1982–Mar 1983
8-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1912
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Jul 1982–Mar 1983
9-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1899, 1912
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 2020
Jun 1982–Mar 1983
10-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1899
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1991
May 1982–Mar 1983
11-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1899
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1938, 1957
Apr 1982–Mar 1983
12-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1899, 1936
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Oct 1981–Mar 1983
18-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2017
Ties: 1968
Apr 1981–Mar 1983
24-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1952
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2017
Ties: 1903, 1927, 1936, 1949, 1996, 2019
Apr 1980–Mar 1983
36-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1918
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1902, 1915, 1944, 1957, 1999
Apr 1979–Mar 1983
48-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1906
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1935, 2002
Ties: 1903, 1925, 1938, 1958, 1993
Apr 1978–Mar 1983
60-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1997
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1935
Ties: 1902, 1910, 1917, 1928, 1961, 1975, 1978

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/