Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2010

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2010
1-Month
19.1°F
(-7.2°C)
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1983
96th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Nov–Dec 2010
2-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1985
80th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2001
Ties: 1944, 1986
Oct–Dec 2010
3-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1985
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931
Ties: 1948
Sep–Dec 2010
4-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1985
64th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931
Ties: 1897
Aug–Dec 2010
5-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1985
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931
Ties: 1912, 1928, 1960, 2017
Jul–Dec 2010
6-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1985
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931
Ties: 1901, 1912, 1994, 2002, 2017
Jun–Dec 2010
7-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1985
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931
Ties: 1994, 2017
May–Dec 2010
8-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931
Ties: 1940
Apr–Dec 2010
9-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 1931
Ties: 1999, 2005
Mar–Dec 2010
10-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1951
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1922, 2006
Feb–Dec 2010
11-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1913, 1933, 1963, 1973, 1981, 1990, 2004
Jan–Dec 2010
12-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1914, 1928
Jul 2009–Dec 2010
18-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1951
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1936, 1971, 1975
Jan 2009–Dec 2010
24-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1951
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1931
Ties: 1900, 1908, 1915, 1976, 1995, 2008, 2015
Jan 2008–Dec 2010
36-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1952
98th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2017
Ties: 1898, 1903, 1950, 1963, 1968, 1970
Jan 2007–Dec 2010
48-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 2009 1934
Ties: 1901, 1902, 1925, 1959, 1965, 1994
Jan 2006–Dec 2010
60-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1907
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2009 1934, 2002
Ties: 1924, 1940, 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/