Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2005
1-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1960
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2012
Feb–Mar 2005
2-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
4.9°F
(2.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1899
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1935
Jan–Mar 2005
3-Month
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1912
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1933, 1999
Dec 2004–Mar 2005
4-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1979
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Nov 2004–Mar 2005
5-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1912
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1992
Oct 2004–Mar 2005
6-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1912
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Sep 2004–Mar 2005
7-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1912
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1987
Aug 2004–Mar 2005
8-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1912
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1981, 1992
Jul 2004–Mar 2005
9-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1899, 1912
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Jun 2004–Mar 2005
10-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1899
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1957, 1995, 2007, 2013
May 2004–Mar 2005
11-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1899
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1945, 1995, 1998, 2007
Apr 2004–Mar 2005
12-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1899, 1936
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Oct 2003–Mar 2005
18-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1979
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1955
Apr 2003–Mar 2005
24-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1952
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1940, 1954, 1955, 1990
Apr 2002–Mar 2005
36-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1918
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2018
Ties: 1924, 1941, 1956
Apr 2001–Mar 2005
48-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1906
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1935, 2002
Ties: 2008
Apr 2000–Mar 2005
60-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1997
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 1935
Ties: 1936, 1943

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/