Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, October 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2004
1-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1925
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1963
Ties: 1955, 1974
Sep–Oct 2004
2-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 1947
Ties: 1914, 1941, 1950, 1973
Aug–Oct 2004
3-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1947
Ties: 1926, 1928, 1949, 2014
Jul–Oct 2004
4-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 2009
101st Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1936, 1947
Ties: 1898, 1945, 1962, 1974, 1987
Jun–Oct 2004
5-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
106th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1931
Ties: 1950, 1965, 1974
May–Oct 2004
6-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1936
Ties: 1909, 1927, 1981
Apr–Oct 2004
7-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1934
Ties: 1908, 1916, 1925, 1958
Mar–Oct 2004
8-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917, 1951
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1983, 1999
Feb–Oct 2004
9-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1964, 1968, 2002, 2011
Jan–Oct 2004
10-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Dec 2003–Oct 2004
11-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1944, 1977
Nov 2003–Oct 2004
12-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1908, 1911, 1946, 1963, 1990, 1995
May 2003–Oct 2004
18-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1904
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1911, 1948, 1956, 1990, 2018
Nov 2002–Oct 2004
24-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1979
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1919, 1990, 1998, 2011
Nov 2001–Oct 2004
36-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2000
Ties: 2001
Nov 2000–Oct 2004
48-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1905
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1934
Ties: 1983, 2014
Nov 1999–Oct 2004
60-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1906, 1907
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1934, 1935, 2002

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 13, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/