Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1996
1-Month
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1900
Feb–Mar 1996
2-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1899
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1959, 2013
Jan–Mar 1996
3-Month
23.0°F
(-5.0°C)
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1912
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 2001
Dec 1995–Mar 1996
4-Month
23.2°F
(-4.9°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1979
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1948, 1950, 1972
Nov 1995–Mar 1996
5-Month
24.6°F
(-4.1°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1971, 1986, 2019
Oct 1995–Mar 1996
6-Month
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1912
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1905, 1994
Sep 1995–Mar 1996
7-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1912
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Aug 1995–Mar 1996
8-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1912
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Jul 1995–Mar 1996
9-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1899, 1912
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1975, 2015
Jun 1995–Mar 1996
10-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1899
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1920, 1925, 2015
May 1995–Mar 1996
11-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1899
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1959
Apr 1995–Mar 1996
12-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1899, 1936
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 2001
Oct 1994–Mar 1996
18-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1979
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1911, 1948, 1949, 1965, 1998, 2020
Apr 1994–Mar 1996
24-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1952
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2017
Ties: 1903, 1927, 1936, 1949, 1983
Apr 1993–Mar 1996
36-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2018
Ties: 1920, 1930, 1951, 1998
Apr 1992–Mar 1996
48-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1906
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1935, 2002
Ties: 1907, 1952, 1962
Apr 1991–Mar 1996
60-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1997
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1935
Ties: 1921, 1954, 1955, 1964, 1965, 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on August 3, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/