Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2013

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2013
1-Month
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
-5.6°F
(-3.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
112th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Feb–Mar 2013
2-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1899
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1959, 1996
Jan–Mar 2013
3-Month
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1912
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Dec 2012–Mar 2013
4-Month
25.7°F
(-3.5°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1979
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Nov 2012–Mar 2013
5-Month
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1912
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1961, 1966
Oct 2012–Mar 2013
6-Month
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1912
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1938, 1968
Sep 2012–Mar 2013
7-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1912
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Aug 2012–Mar 2013
8-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1912
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1911
Jul 2012–Mar 2013
9-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899, 1912
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1990, 1991
Jun 2012–Mar 2013
10-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1957, 1995, 2005, 2007
May 2012–Mar 2013
11-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1922
Apr 2012–Mar 2013
12-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899, 1936
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1939
Oct 2011–Mar 2013
18-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Apr 2011–Mar 2013
24-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1952
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Apr 2010–Mar 2013
36-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1918
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2018
Apr 2009–Mar 2013
48-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1906
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1935, 2002
Ties: 2000
Apr 2008–Mar 2013
60-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1997
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2009 1935
Ties: 1941, 1957, 1989, 2018

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