Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2003
1-Month
19.1°F
(-7.2°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1912
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2006
Ties: 1955
Dec 2002–Jan 2003
2-Month
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Ties: 1941
Nov 2002–Jan 2003
3-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Oct 2002–Jan 2003
4-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Sep 2002–Jan 2003
5-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Ties: 1944, 1949, 1988
Aug 2002–Jan 2003
6-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918, 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Ties: 1907, 1958
Jul 2002–Jan 2003
7-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Ties: 1909, 1940, 1944, 1949, 1995
Jun 2002–Jan 2003
8-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Ties: 1948, 1950, 2020
May 2002–Jan 2003
9-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Ties: 1906, 1915, 1933, 1980, 2018, 2020
Apr 2002–Jan 2003
10-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Ties: 1933, 2005, 2020
Mar 2002–Jan 2003
11-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2013
Ties: 1958, 1972, 2020
Feb 2002–Jan 2003
12-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1918
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2013
Ties: 1974
Aug 2001–Jan 2003
18-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1918
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2013
Ties: 1939
Feb 2001–Jan 2003
24-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1952
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Ties: 2008
Feb 2000–Jan 2003
36-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1918
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1933, 2018
Ties: 1924, 1935, 1941
Feb 1999–Jan 2003
48-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1934, 2002
Ties: 2001, 2007
Feb 1998–Jan 2003
60-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1907
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 1935

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 16, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/