Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2019
1-Month
18.7°F
(-7.4°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1912
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2006
Dec 2018–Jan 2019
2-Month
23.4°F
(-4.8°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2002
Ties: 1913, 1923
Nov 2018–Jan 2019
3-Month
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2002
Ties: 2010
Oct 2018–Jan 2019
4-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1977
84th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2002
Ties: 1925, 1959, 1960, 1991
Sep 2018–Jan 2019
5-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1932
Ties: 1991
Aug 2018–Jan 2019
6-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1918, 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1932
Ties: 1924, 1933, 1938, 1960, 1991
Jul 2018–Jan 2019
7-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1932
Ties: 1928, 1967, 1985, 1990
Jun 2018–Jan 2019
8-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1932
Ties: 1915, 1924, 2011
May 2018–Jan 2019
9-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1932
Apr 2018–Jan 2019
10-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1932
Ties: 1907, 1924, 1953, 1960, 1980
Mar 2018–Jan 2019
11-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2013
Ties: 2001
Feb 2018–Jan 2019
12-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
61st Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2013
Ties: 1972
Aug 2017–Jan 2019
18-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2013
Ties: 1907, 1984
Feb 2017–Jan 2019
24-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1952
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1932
Ties: 1965
Feb 2016–Jan 2019
36-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1918
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1933, 2018
Ties: 2000, 2002
Feb 2015–Jan 2019
48-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1934, 2002
Ties: 2008
Feb 2014–Jan 2019
60-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1907
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1935
Ties: 1942, 1943, 1991

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/