Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2004
1-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
6.2°F
(3.5°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1960
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Feb–Mar 2004
2-Month
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1899
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Jan–Mar 2004
3-Month
27.1°F
(-2.7°C)
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1912
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1961, 1968
Dec 2003–Mar 2004
4-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1938, 1946
Nov 2003–Mar 2004
5-Month
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1912
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1935
Oct 2003–Mar 2004
6-Month
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1912
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Sep 2003–Mar 2004
7-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1912
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Aug 2003–Mar 2004
8-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1912
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1935, 1964
Jul 2003–Mar 2004
9-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1899, 1912
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Jun 2003–Mar 2004
10-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1899
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
May 2003–Mar 2004
11-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1899
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1940
Apr 2003–Mar 2004
12-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1899, 1936
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1923, 1957, 2011
Oct 2002–Mar 2004
18-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1979
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1909, 1920
Apr 2002–Mar 2004
24-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1952
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1901, 1957, 1991
Apr 2001–Mar 2004
36-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1918
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018
Ties: 1923
Apr 2000–Mar 2004
48-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1906
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1935, 2002
Ties: 1923, 1956
Apr 1999–Mar 2004
60-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1997
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1935
Ties: 1942

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/