Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1990
1-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
5.0°F
(2.8°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1960
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1907
Feb–Mar 1990
2-Month
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
5.0°F
(2.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1899
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Jan–Mar 1990
3-Month
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
7.3°F
(4.0°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1912
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 2000
Dec 1989–Mar 1990
4-Month
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1979
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Nov 1989–Mar 1990
5-Month
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1912
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1946
Oct 1989–Mar 1990
6-Month
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1912
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1914
Sep 1989–Mar 1990
7-Month
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1912
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1946, 1957, 2007
Aug 1989–Mar 1990
8-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1912
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1901, 1907, 1923, 1928, 1946, 1974
Jul 1989–Mar 1990
9-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1899, 1912
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1991, 2013
Jun 1989–Mar 1990
10-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1899
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
May 1989–Mar 1990
11-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1899
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Ties: 1991
Apr 1989–Mar 1990
12-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1899, 1936
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Ties: 1945, 1998
Oct 1988–Mar 1990
18-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Ties: 1902, 1947, 1984
Apr 1988–Mar 1990
24-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1952
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Ties: 1940, 1954, 1955, 2005
Apr 1987–Mar 1990
36-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
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2018
Ties: 1992
Apr 1986–Mar 1990
48-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1906
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 1935, 2002
Apr 1985–Mar 1990
60-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1997
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1935
Ties: 1923, 2009, 2017

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/