Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1985
1-Month
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1915
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1947
Ties: 1946
Jul–Aug 1985
2-Month
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1992
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1936
Jun–Aug 1985
3-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1915
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1936
Ties: 1958
May–Aug 1985
4-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1915
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1934
Ties: 1968, 1969, 1994, 2014, 2015, 2019
Apr–Aug 1985
5-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1907
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1934
Ties: 1919
Mar–Aug 1985
6-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1950
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1914, 1946
Feb–Aug 1985
7-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904, 1950
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1919, 1935, 1952, 1968, 1995
Jan–Aug 1985
8-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1927, 2003, 2018
Dec 1984–Aug 1985
9-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 2015
Nov 1984–Aug 1985
10-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1925, 1957, 1992, 2003, 2004
Oct 1984–Aug 1985
11-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1912, 1979
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1930, 1974, 2010
Sep 1984–Aug 1985
12-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1908, 1930, 1953, 1992
Mar 1984–Aug 1985
18-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1951
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1898, 1944, 1968, 1972, 1973
Sep 1983–Aug 1985
24-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2017
Ties: 1908, 1944
Sep 1982–Aug 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 1979
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2000
Ties: 1911, 1944, 1948, 1949, 1977
Sep 1981–Aug 1985
48-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1905
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1934
Ties: 1926, 1946, 1950, 1954, 1959, 1967, 1974
Sep 1980–Aug 1985
60-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1907
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2002
Ties: 1926, 1948, 1995, 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/