Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1998
1-Month
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
5.8°F
(3.2°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2006
Dec 1997–Jan 1998
2-Month
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
5.2°F
(2.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2002
Nov 1997–Jan 1998
3-Month
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2002
Oct 1997–Jan 1998
4-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2002
Ties: 1941
Sep 1997–Jan 1998
5-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 2007, 2013
Aug 1997–Jan 1998
6-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918, 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 2004
Jul 1997–Jan 1998
7-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 1932
Ties: 1906
Jun 1997–Jan 1998
8-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 1932
Ties: 1947
May 1997–Jan 1998
9-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1924, 1945, 1949, 2004
Apr 1997–Jan 1998
10-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1898, 1945, 1971, 1975, 1990
Mar 1997–Jan 1998
11-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2013
Ties: 1896, 1960, 1975, 1983, 1991
Feb 1997–Jan 1998
12-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2013
Ties: 1902, 1911, 1926, 1933, 1949, 1956, 1957, 1965, 1975, 2004
Aug 1996–Jan 1998
18-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2013
Ties: 1959, 1983
Feb 1996–Jan 1998
24-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1952
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1932
Ties: 1917, 1970
Feb 1995–Jan 1998
36-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 1933, 2018
Ties: 1904, 1926, 1930, 1971, 1980, 1995, 1996, 1997
Feb 1994–Jan 1998
48-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1934, 2002
Ties: 1910, 1961, 1981
Feb 1993–Jan 1998
60-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1935
Ties: 1905, 1918, 1919, 1953, 1970

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/