Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2008
1-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1915
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1947
Ties: 1939, 1965, 1987
Jul–Aug 2008
2-Month
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1992
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1936
Ties: 1897
Jun–Aug 2008
3-Month
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1915
85th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1936
May–Aug 2008
4-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1915
100th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1934
Ties: 1910, 1960, 1974, 1993
Apr–Aug 2008
5-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1907
105th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1934
Ties: 1979, 1982, 2004
Mar–Aug 2008
6-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1950
101st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1982
Feb–Aug 2008
7-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904, 1950
110th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1996
Jan–Aug 2008
8-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1979
108th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Dec 2007–Aug 2008
9-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1979
109th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Nov 2007–Aug 2008
10-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
108th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1965, 1993
Oct 2007–Aug 2008
11-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912, 1979
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1956, 2009
Sep 2007–Aug 2008
12-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1904
89th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1927, 1943, 1956, 1967, 2001
Mar 2007–Aug 2008
18-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1951
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1930
Sep 2006–Aug 2008
24-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1979
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Ties: 1984, 2004
Sep 2005–Aug 2008
36-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1979
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2000
Ties: 1941, 2004
Sep 2004–Aug 2008
48-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1905
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1934
Ties: 2005, 2006
Sep 2003–Aug 2008
60-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1907
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2002
Ties: 1942, 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/