Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of March 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, February 2018

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 2018
1-Month
20.5°F
(-6.4°C)
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
76th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1954
Jan–Feb 2018
2-Month
19.2°F
(-7.1°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
78th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1931
Ties: 1897, 1955
Dec 2017–Feb 2018
3-Month
20.9°F
(-6.2°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1936
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2002
Nov 2017–Feb 2018
4-Month
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2002
Ties: 1922, 1946
Oct 2017–Feb 2018
5-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2002
Ties: 1915, 1922, 1972, 1989
Sep 2017–Feb 2018
6-Month
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1900, 1908, 1944, 1948
Aug 2017–Feb 2018
7-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2002, 2017
Ties: 1896, 1924, 1953, 1972
Jul 2017–Feb 2018
8-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1932, 2002
Ties: 1898, 1947, 1980, 2003
Jun 2017–Feb 2018
9-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1932
Ties: 1909, 1924, 1961, 2004
May 2017–Feb 2018
10-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1932, 2017
Ties: 1991, 2003, 2011, 2019
Apr 2017–Feb 2018
11-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1932, 2002
Ties: 1896, 1900, 1941, 1944, 1956, 1961
Mar 2017–Feb 2018
12-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1906, 1915, 1950, 1957
Sep 2016–Feb 2018
18-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1935
Mar 2016–Feb 2018
24-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Mar 2015–Feb 2018
36-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1918
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Mar 2014–Feb 2018
48-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1918
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2002
Ties: 1990, 2001, 2007
Mar 2013–Feb 2018
60-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1907, 1908, 1920, 1963, 1997
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1935
Ties: 1924, 1933, 1957, 1989, 1993, 2001

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on May 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/