Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1985
1-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
5.5°F
(3.1°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 2018
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1915
Ties: 1942
Mar–Apr 1985
2-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
5.5°F
(3.0°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1951, 1960
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 2010
Feb–Apr 1985
3-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1899
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Jan–Apr 1985
4-Month
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1939, 1941
Dec 1984–Apr 1985
5-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1930, 1991
Nov 1984–Apr 1985
6-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1945
Oct 1984–Apr 1985
7-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1912
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1974
Sep 1984–Apr 1985
8-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1899, 1912
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1922, 2007
Aug 1984–Apr 1985
9-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1912
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1901, 1957
Jul 1984–Apr 1985
10-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1899
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1908, 1915, 1957, 1995
Jun 1984–Apr 1985
11-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1948, 2003
May 1984–Apr 1985
12-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904, 1936
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1940, 2003
Nov 1983–Apr 1985
18-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1979
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2017
Ties: 1949, 1950, 1969, 1983, 2019
May 1983–Apr 1985
24-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1905
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2017
Ties: 1949, 1965
May 1982–Apr 1985
36-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2000
Ties: 1916, 1931, 1946, 1954
May 1981–Apr 1985
48-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1906, 1918, 1980
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2002
Ties: 1902, 1909, 1910, 1911, 1914, 1917, 1964, 1994, 1998, 2011
May 1980–Apr 1985
60-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1920, 1997
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1935
Ties: 1922, 1956, 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/