Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2013

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2013
1-Month
17.4°F
(-8.1°C)
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
-5.3°F
(-2.9°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1983
108th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2015
Nov–Dec 2013
2-Month
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1985
109th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2001
Ties: 1945
Oct–Dec 2013
3-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1985
109th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1931
Ties: 1945
Sep–Dec 2013
4-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1985
86th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1931
Aug–Dec 2013
5-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1985
85th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1931
Ties: 1927, 1974, 1986
Jul–Dec 2013
6-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1985
91st Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1931
Ties: 1943, 1968, 1977
Jun–Dec 2013
7-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1985
90th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1931
Ties: 1958
May–Dec 2013
8-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1931
Ties: 1895, 1916, 1932, 1943, 2014
Apr–Dec 2013
9-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1931
Ties: 1919, 2008
Mar–Dec 2013
10-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1951
117th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1926, 1961
Feb–Dec 2013
11-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1967
Jan–Dec 2013
12-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1898, 1915, 1961, 1965, 2009
Jul 2012–Dec 2013
18-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1951
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1906, 1944, 1963, 1973, 1984
Jan 2012–Dec 2013
24-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1951
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1931
Jan 2011–Dec 2013
36-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1952
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Ties: 1922, 1935, 2002
Jan 2010–Dec 2013
48-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1905
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1934
Ties: 1989, 2005, 2012, 2019
Jan 2009–Dec 2013
60-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1907
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1934, 2002
Ties: 1931, 1956, 1957, 1988, 2015, 2017

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 16, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/