Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of April 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1996

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
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)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1912
89th 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
78th 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
100th 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
98th 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
106th 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
88th 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
87th 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
86th 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
93rd 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
98th 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
92nd 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
86th 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)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1918
57th 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)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1952
54th 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
110th 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
107th 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
72nd 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 May 2022, retrieved on May 18, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/