Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, October 2010

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2010
1-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1925
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1963
Ties: 1918, 1975
Sep–Oct 2010
2-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1947
Ties: 1908
Aug–Oct 2010
3-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1947
Ties: 1914, 1971, 1973
Jul–Oct 2010
4-Month
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 2009
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1936, 1947
Ties: 1937, 1939
Jun–Oct 2010
5-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931
May–Oct 2010
6-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1936
Ties: 2005
Apr–Oct 2010
7-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1934
Mar–Oct 2010
8-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917, 1951
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Feb–Oct 2010
9-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1911, 1941, 1946, 1999, 2007
Jan–Oct 2010
10-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1976
Dec 2009–Oct 2010
11-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1963
Nov 2009–Oct 2010
12-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1933, 1942, 1953
May 2009–Oct 2010
18-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1904
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
Ties: 1906, 1927, 1930, 1971, 2008, 2015, 2019
Nov 2008–Oct 2010
24-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1979
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2017
Ties: 1910, 1927, 1928, 1945, 1958
Nov 2007–Oct 2010
36-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2000
Ties: 1900, 1913, 1929, 1970, 1995, 1996, 2015
Nov 2006–Oct 2010
48-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1905
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2009 1934
Ties: 1916, 1938, 1948, 1977
Nov 2005–Oct 2010
60-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1906, 1907
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 1934, 1935, 2002
Ties: 1937, 1958, 1987, 1988, 2012, 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/