Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1989
1-Month
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
11.4°F
(6.3°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1912
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2006
Dec 1988–Jan 1989
2-Month
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
7.0°F
(3.9°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2002
Ties: 1992
Nov 1988–Jan 1989
3-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
5.2°F
(2.9°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2002
Oct 1988–Jan 1989
4-Month
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2002
Ties: 2005
Sep 1988–Jan 1989
5-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1932
Ties: 1995
Aug 1988–Jan 1989
6-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918, 1977
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1932
Ties: 1900, 1901
Jul 1988–Jan 1989
7-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1932
Ties: 2022
Jun 1988–Jan 1989
8-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 2012, 2022
May 1988–Jan 1989
9-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1932 1932
Apr 1988–Jan 1989
10-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1932
Ties: 1914
Mar 1988–Jan 1989
11-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Feb 1988–Jan 1989
12-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2013
Aug 1987–Jan 1989
18-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2013
Ties: 1923
Feb 1987–Jan 1989
24-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1952
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 1932
Ties: 2007, 2017
Feb 1986–Jan 1989
36-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 1933, 2018
Ties: 2007, 2008
Feb 1985–Jan 1989
48-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1934, 2002
Ties: 1990, 2006, 2018
Feb 1984–Jan 1989
60-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1907
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1935
Ties: 2005, 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/