Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1997
1-Month
14.6°F
(-9.7°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.8°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1912
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2006
Ties: 1943
Dec 1996–Jan 1997
2-Month
17.1°F
(-8.3°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2002
Nov 1996–Jan 1997
3-Month
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2002
Oct 1996–Jan 1997
4-Month
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2002
Ties: 1904
Sep 1996–Jan 1997
5-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1932
Ties: 1897, 1952
Aug 1996–Jan 1997
6-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918, 1977
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1932
Ties: 1930
Jul 1996–Jan 1997
7-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1932
Ties: 1952
Jun 1996–Jan 1997
8-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1932
Ties: 1930, 1951
May 1996–Jan 1997
9-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1932
Ties: 1925, 1952
Apr 1996–Jan 1997
10-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1932
Mar 1996–Jan 1997
11-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2013
Feb 1996–Jan 1997
12-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2013
Ties: 1994
Aug 1995–Jan 1997
18-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2013
Feb 1995–Jan 1997
24-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1952
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1932
Ties: 1904, 1930, 1962, 1994
Feb 1994–Jan 1997
36-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1933, 2018
Ties: 1904, 1926, 1930, 1971, 1980, 1995, 1996, 1998
Feb 1993–Jan 1997
48-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1934, 2002
Ties: 1905, 1952, 1953
Feb 1992–Jan 1997
60-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1907
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1935
Ties: 1906, 1920

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/