Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2012
1-Month
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
8.8°F
(4.8°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1912
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2006
Ties: 1921
Dec 2011–Jan 2012
2-Month
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
7.5°F
(4.2°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Nov 2011–Jan 2012
3-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
6.2°F
(3.4°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Oct 2011–Jan 2012
4-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
5.2°F
(2.9°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Sep 2011–Jan 2012
5-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 1932
Ties: 1923, 1999
Aug 2011–Jan 2012
6-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918, 1977
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 1932
Ties: 1919, 1942
Jul 2011–Jan 2012
7-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Jun 2011–Jan 2012
8-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 1932
Ties: 1989
May 2011–Jan 2012
9-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 1932
Ties: 1999, 2013
Apr 2011–Jan 2012
10-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 1932
Ties: 1901, 1923
Mar 2011–Jan 2012
11-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2013
Ties: 1999
Feb 2011–Jan 2012
12-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2013
Ties: 1955
Aug 2010–Jan 2012
18-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2013
Ties: 1901
Feb 2010–Jan 2012
24-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1952
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1932
Ties: 1939
Feb 2009–Jan 2012
36-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1933, 2018
Ties: 1921, 1949, 2020
Feb 2008–Jan 2012
48-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 2010 1934, 2002
Ties: 1916, 1948, 1959, 1975, 1977, 1978, 1987, 1994, 1995
Feb 2007–Jan 2012
60-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1907
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 1935
Ties: 1946, 1947, 1956, 1978, 1999, 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/