Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 2003
1-Month
20.4°F
(-6.4°C)
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1936
78th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1954
Ties: 1971
Jan–Feb 2003
2-Month
19.8°F
(-6.8°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1936
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1931
Ties: 1903, 1968, 1975, 1997
Dec 2002–Feb 2003
3-Month
22.8°F
(-5.1°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1936
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Ties: 1924, 1980
Nov 2002–Feb 2003
4-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1936
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Ties: 1928, 1950, 1957, 1966, 1980, 1988
Oct 2002–Feb 2003
5-Month
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1936
71st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Ties: 1916, 1927, 1946, 1988
Sep 2002–Feb 2003
6-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1936
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1896, 1907, 1966
Aug 2002–Feb 2003
7-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1936
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002, 2017
Ties: 1911, 1949, 2008, 2011
Jul 2002–Feb 2003
8-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932, 2002
Ties: 1898, 1947, 1980, 2018
Jun 2002–Feb 2003
9-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1904
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Ties: 1900, 1906, 1940, 1950, 1974, 1984, 1991
May 2002–Feb 2003
10-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932, 2017
Ties: 1991, 2011, 2018, 2019
Apr 2002–Feb 2003
11-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932, 2002
Ties: 1902, 1990
Mar 2002–Feb 2003
12-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1944
Sep 2001–Feb 2003
18-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1918
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1942, 1992
Mar 2001–Feb 2003
24-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1918
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1933, 1992
Mar 2000–Feb 2003
36-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1918
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018
Ties: 1956, 1991
Mar 1999–Feb 2003
48-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1918
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Ties: 1933, 1992, 2005
Mar 1998–Feb 2003
60-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1907, 1908, 1920, 1963, 1997
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1935
Ties: 2006

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/