Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2016
1-Month
19.6°F
(-6.9°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1912
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2006
Ties: 1909, 1927, 1975
Dec 2015–Jan 2016
2-Month
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
6.0°F
(3.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2002
Ties: 1944
Nov 2015–Jan 2016
3-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
6.1°F
(3.4°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2002
Oct 2015–Jan 2016
4-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
5.0°F
(2.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2002
Ties: 2017
Sep 2015–Jan 2016
5-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
5.1°F
(2.8°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Aug 2015–Jan 2016
6-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918, 1977
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Jul 2015–Jan 2016
7-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1932
Ties: 1931
Jun 2015–Jan 2016
8-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1932
May 2015–Jan 2016
9-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 1932
Ties: 1923
Apr 2015–Jan 2016
10-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 1932
Ties: 1999
Mar 2015–Jan 2016
11-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Ties: 1922
Feb 2015–Jan 2016
12-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Ties: 1964
Aug 2014–Jan 2016
18-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Ties: 1902, 2005, 2008
Feb 2014–Jan 2016
24-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2014 1932
Ties: 1901, 1964, 1976, 1996
Feb 2013–Jan 2016
36-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
86th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1933, 2018
Ties: 1908, 1954, 1964, 1967, 1986
Feb 2012–Jan 2016
48-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1918
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1934, 2002
Ties: 1937, 1943
Feb 2011–Jan 2016
60-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1907
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2009 1935
Ties: 1990

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/