Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, October 2015

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2015
1-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1925
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 1963
Ties: 1928
Sep–Oct 2015
2-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1947
Ties: 1940, 1971
Aug–Oct 2015
3-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 1947
Ties: 1920, 1939, 1948
Jul–Oct 2015
4-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 2009
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 1936, 1947
Ties: 1933, 2017
Jun–Oct 2015
5-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1931
Ties: 1980, 2002
May–Oct 2015
6-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1936
Ties: 1970
Apr–Oct 2015
7-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1934
Ties: 1949, 2017
Mar–Oct 2015
8-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917, 1951
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1946
Feb–Oct 2015
9-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1897, 1940, 1970, 1995
Jan–Oct 2015
10-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1935, 1942, 1956, 1968
Dec 2014–Oct 2015
11-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1900, 1908, 1932, 1946, 1973, 1992
Nov 2014–Oct 2015
12-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Ties: 1906, 1985
May 2014–Oct 2015
18-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1904
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Ties: 1906, 1927, 1930, 1971, 2008, 2010, 2019
Nov 2013–Oct 2015
24-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
109th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2017
Ties: 1960, 1970, 2014
Nov 2012–Oct 2015
36-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2000
Ties: 1900, 1913, 1929, 1970, 1995, 1996, 2010
Nov 2011–Oct 2015
48-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1905
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2013 1934
Ties: 1923, 1931, 1992
Nov 2010–Oct 2015
60-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1906, 1907
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 1934, 1935, 2002
Ties: 1937, 1958, 1987, 1988, 2010, 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/