Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2000

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2000
1-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1907
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 1934
Ties: 1975
Apr–May 2000
2-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1907
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 1977
Ties: 1981
Mar–May 2000
3-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1960
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Feb–May 2000
4-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
5.6°F
(3.1°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1899
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Jan–May 2000
5-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
5.3°F
(2.9°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1979
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Dec 1999–May 2000
6-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
5.1°F
(2.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1979
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1921
Nov 1999–May 2000
7-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
5.6°F
(3.1°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 1999–May 2000
8-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
4.8°F
(2.6°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1899, 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Sep 1999–May 2000
9-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1899
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Aug 1999–May 2000
10-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1899
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jul 1999–May 2000
11-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1899
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jun 1999–May 2000
12-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1904
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2012
Ties: 1932
Dec 1998–May 2000
18-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Ties: 1932, 1999
Jun 1998–May 2000
24-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1905
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 1997–May 2000
36-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1905, 1918
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2000
Jun 1996–May 2000
48-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1907
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1934
Ties: 1942, 2005
Jun 1995–May 2000
60-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1907, 1997
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 1935
Ties: 1923, 1936, 1989, 2001, 2005, 2009, 2017

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/