Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2005
1-Month
18.9°F
(-7.3°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1912
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2006
Ties: 1938, 1960
Dec 2004–Jan 2005
2-Month
22.8°F
(-5.1°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2002
Nov 2004–Jan 2005
3-Month
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Ties: 1906, 1934
Oct 2004–Jan 2005
4-Month
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Ties: 1989
Sep 2004–Jan 2005
5-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Aug 2004–Jan 2005
6-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1918, 1977
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Ties: 1941, 1980, 1983, 2013
Jul 2004–Jan 2005
7-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 1932
Ties: 2018
Jun 2004–Jan 2005
8-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 1932
Ties: 1909, 1913, 1953
May 2004–Jan 2005
9-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1932
Ties: 1944, 1948, 1958, 2011
Apr 2004–Jan 2005
10-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1918
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1932
Ties: 1933, 2003, 2020
Mar 2004–Jan 2005
11-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1918
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2013
Feb 2004–Jan 2005
12-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1918
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2013
Ties: 2001
Aug 2003–Jan 2005
18-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1918
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2013
Ties: 1902, 2008, 2016
Feb 2003–Jan 2005
24-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1952
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1932
Ties: 1924, 1948, 1990
Feb 2002–Jan 2005
36-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1918
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 1933, 2018
Ties: 1922, 1957, 1993
Feb 2001–Jan 2005
48-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1918
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2004 1934, 2002
Ties: 1923, 1992, 2004, 2009
Feb 2000–Jan 2005
60-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1907
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 1935
Ties: 1989, 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/