Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1998
1-Month
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2012
Ties: 1982
Feb–Mar 1998
2-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
5.1°F
(2.8°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1927, 1931, 1973
Jan–Mar 1998
3-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
5.3°F
(2.9°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Dec 1997–Mar 1998
4-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
5.1°F
(2.9°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Nov 1997–Mar 1998
5-Month
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1983
Oct 1997–Mar 1998
6-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1992
Sep 1997–Mar 1998
7-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1976
Aug 1997–Mar 1998
8-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Jul 1997–Mar 1998
9-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899, 1912
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1992
Jun 1997–Mar 1998
10-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
May 1997–Mar 1998
11-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1945, 1995, 2005, 2007
Apr 1997–Mar 1998
12-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899, 1936
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1945, 1990
Oct 1996–Mar 1998
18-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1911, 1948, 1949, 1965, 1996
Apr 1996–Mar 1998
24-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1952
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1898, 1916, 1961, 1985, 1986, 1995
Apr 1995–Mar 1998
36-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018
Ties: 1920, 1930, 1951, 1996
Apr 1994–Mar 1998
48-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1906
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1935, 2002
Ties: 1910, 1917, 1928, 1964, 1985, 1986, 2011
Apr 1993–Mar 1998
60-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1997
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1935
Ties: 1913, 1969, 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/