Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, October 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2008
1-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1925
69th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1963
Ties: 1995
Sep–Oct 2008
2-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1947
Ties: 1968
Aug–Oct 2008
3-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1947
Ties: 1946, 1962
Jul–Oct 2008
4-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2006 2009
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1936, 1947
Ties: 1905, 1909, 1946, 1957, 1961, 1991
Jun–Oct 2008
5-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931
Ties: 1905, 1923, 1946, 1989
May–Oct 2008
6-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1936
Ties: 1942, 1997
Apr–Oct 2008
7-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1934
Ties: 1935
Mar–Oct 2008
8-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917, 1951
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1972, 1975, 1979, 2013
Feb–Oct 2008
9-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1923
Jan–Oct 2008
10-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1962
Dec 2007–Oct 2008
11-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1929, 1969
Nov 2007–Oct 2008
12-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1905, 1907, 1929, 1997
May 2007–Oct 2008
18-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1904
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1906, 1927, 1930, 1971, 2010, 2015, 2019
Nov 2006–Oct 2008
24-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Ties: 1911, 1976
Nov 2005–Oct 2008
36-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2000
Ties: 1922, 1939, 1941, 1990
Nov 2004–Oct 2008
48-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1905
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1934
Ties: 1935, 2006, 2019
Nov 2003–Oct 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 1906, 1907
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1934, 1935, 2002
Ties: 1942, 2016, 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/