Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2005
1-Month
19.5°F
(-6.9°C)
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.7°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1983
94th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Nov–Dec 2005
2-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1985
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2001
Ties: 1966, 1993
Oct–Dec 2005
3-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1985
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2004 1931
Ties: 1921, 1958
Sep–Dec 2005
4-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1985
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 1931
Ties: 1930, 1940, 1979
Aug–Dec 2005
5-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1985
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 1931
Ties: 1948, 1965
Jul–Dec 2005
6-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1985
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1931
Ties: 1940, 1948, 1949, 1956, 1980
Jun–Dec 2005
7-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1985
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1931
Ties: 1918, 1930, 1947, 1971, 1988
May–Dec 2005
8-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1931
Ties: 1923, 1954, 1980
Apr–Dec 2005
9-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1931
Ties: 1999, 2010
Mar–Dec 2005
10-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1951
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2012
Ties: 1930, 1963
Feb–Dec 2005
11-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2012
Jan–Dec 2005
12-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2012
Jul 2004–Dec 2005
18-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1951
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Jan 2004–Dec 2005
24-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1951
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1931
Ties: 2000, 2002
Jan 2003–Dec 2005
36-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
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1931, 1939, 1954, 2003
Jan 2002–Dec 2005
48-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1905
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1934
Ties: 1989, 2012, 2013, 2019
Jan 2001–Dec 2005
60-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1907
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1934, 2002
Ties: 1990, 1991, 2003, 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/