Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2014
1-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
5.5°F
(3.1°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1983
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2015
Ties: 2003
Nov–Dec 2014
2-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1985
76th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2001
Ties: 1969, 1973, 2007
Oct–Dec 2014
3-Month
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1985
77th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1931
Ties: 1914, 1986, 1993, 2019
Sep–Dec 2014
4-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1985
80th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1931
Aug–Dec 2014
5-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1985
76th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1931
Ties: 1897
Jul–Dec 2014
6-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1985
101st Warmest Warmest since: 2013 1931
Ties: 1895, 1961
Jun–Dec 2014
7-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1985
95th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 1931
Ties: 1904, 1942
May–Dec 2014
8-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 1931
Ties: 1895, 1916, 1932, 1943, 2013
Apr–Dec 2014
9-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1931
Ties: 1915, 1943, 1969, 1997
Mar–Dec 2014
10-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1951
100th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1943
Feb–Dec 2014
11-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Ties: 1972
Jan–Dec 2014
12-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Ties: 1972
Jul 2013–Dec 2014
18-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1951
116th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Jan 2013–Dec 2014
24-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1951
118th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 1931
Ties: 1952, 1997
Jan 2012–Dec 2014
36-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1952
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2017
Ties: 2019
Jan 2011–Dec 2014
48-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1905
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 1934
Ties: 1949, 1992
Jan 2010–Dec 2014
60-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1907
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2013 1934, 2002
Ties: 1938, 1939, 1987, 1989, 1992

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/