Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1996
1-Month
15.8°F
(-9.0°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1912
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2006
Ties: 1915
Dec 1995–Jan 1996
2-Month
19.8°F
(-6.8°C)
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2002
Ties: 1903, 1916, 1926, 1927, 1957, 1985
Nov 1995–Jan 1996
3-Month
23.3°F
(-4.8°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2002
Ties: 1943, 1994
Oct 1995–Jan 1996
4-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2002
Ties: 1937, 1938
Sep 1995–Jan 1996
5-Month
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1926, 1973
Aug 1995–Jan 1996
6-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918, 1977
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1929
Jul 1995–Jan 1996
7-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Jun 1995–Jan 1996
8-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
May 1995–Jan 1996
9-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1911, 1959
Apr 1995–Jan 1996
10-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Mar 1995–Jan 1996
11-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2013
Ties: 1908, 1912
Feb 1995–Jan 1996
12-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2013
Ties: 1896, 1900, 1927, 1938, 1993
Aug 1994–Jan 1996
18-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1918
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2013
Feb 1994–Jan 1996
24-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1952
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1993 1932
Ties: 1901, 1964, 1976, 2016
Feb 1993–Jan 1996
36-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1933, 2018
Ties: 1904, 1926, 1930, 1971, 1980, 1995, 1997, 1998
Feb 1992–Jan 1996
48-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1918
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1934, 2002
Ties: 1899, 1900, 1927, 1930, 1951, 1969, 1979, 1982
Feb 1991–Jan 1996
60-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1907
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1935
Ties: 1916, 1951, 1968, 1975, 1976, 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/