Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2012
1-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
17.0°F
(9.5°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1960
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Mar 2012
2-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
11.9°F
(6.6°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–Mar 2012
3-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
10.9°F
(6.1°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1912
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 2011–Mar 2012
4-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
9.7°F
(5.4°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1979
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 2011–Mar 2012
5-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
8.5°F
(4.7°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1912
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 2011–Mar 2012
6-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
7.4°F
(4.1°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1912
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Sep 2011–Mar 2012
7-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
6.0°F
(3.3°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1912
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Aug 2011–Mar 2012
8-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
5.3°F
(2.9°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1912
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jul 2011–Mar 2012
9-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
5.2°F
(2.9°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899, 1912
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jun 2011–Mar 2012
10-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
4.7°F
(2.6°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
May 2011–Mar 2012
11-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
4.2°F
(2.3°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Apr 2011–Mar 2012
12-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899, 1936
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 2010–Mar 2012
18-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1979
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2017
Apr 2010–Mar 2012
24-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1952
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Apr 2009–Mar 2012
36-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2018
Ties: 2014
Apr 2008–Mar 2012
48-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1906
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2009 1935, 2002
Ties: 1945, 1988, 2015
Apr 2007–Mar 2012
60-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1997
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 1935
Ties: 1925, 1944, 2014

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/