Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1989
1-Month
14.1°F
(-9.9°C)
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
-8.6°F
(-4.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1954
Jan–Feb 1989
2-Month
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1936
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Ties: 1923
Dec 1988–Feb 1989
3-Month
22.9°F
(-5.1°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1936
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2002
Ties: 1941, 1960, 2004
Nov 1988–Feb 1989
4-Month
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1936
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2002
Ties: 1923, 1935
Oct 1988–Feb 1989
5-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1936
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2002
Ties: 1915, 1922, 1972, 2018
Sep 1988–Feb 1989
6-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1936
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1913, 1972
Aug 1988–Feb 1989
7-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1936
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2002, 2017
Ties: 1900
Jul 1988–Feb 1989
8-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932, 2002
Ties: 1901
Jun 1988–Feb 1989
9-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1904
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Ties: 1923
May 1988–Feb 1989
10-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932, 2017
Apr 1988–Feb 1989
11-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932, 2002
Ties: 1919
Mar 1988–Feb 1989
12-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Sep 1987–Feb 1989
18-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 1915, 2001
Mar 1987–Feb 1989
24-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 2012
Mar 1986–Feb 1989
36-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2018
Ties: 1932
Mar 1985–Feb 1989
48-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2002
Ties: 2006, 2014
Mar 1984–Feb 1989
60-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1907, 1908, 1920, 1963, 1997
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1935
Ties: 1924, 1933, 1957, 1993, 2001, 2018

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/