Record: Warmest April in Moline (Updated with Supplemental Data)

RECORD EVENT REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
515 AM CDT MON MAY 3 2010


...RECORD HIGH MONTHLY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE SET AT MOLINE IL...

 A RECORD HIGH MONTHLY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 58.5 DEGREES WAS SET
AT MOLINE IL THIS PAST APRIL. THIS TIES THE OLD RECORD OF 58.5
DEGREES SET IN 1915.

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Moline Area (ThreadEx Station) Extremes Highest Average Average Temperature degrees F Days: 4/1 - 4/30 Length of period: 30 days Years: 1872-2010 Rank Value Ending Date 1 58.5 4/30/2010, 4/30/1915 3 57.1 4/30/1896, 4/30/1985 5 57.0 4/30/1955 6 56.7 4/30/1925 7 56.6 4/30/1977 8 56.4 4/30/2001 9 55.7 4/30/2006 10 55.3 4/30/1942, 4/30/1948 12 55.1 4/30/2005 13 54.5 4/30/1986, 4/30/1878 15 54.4 4/30/1941

Extremes
Highest Average Average Temperature degrees F
Days: 4/1 - 4/30
Length of period: 30 days
 
 BURLINGTON MUNI AP (KBRL) 
  1897-2010
 CEDAR RAPIDS MUNI AP (KCID)
  Years: 195x-2010
 CEDAR RAPIDS NO 1 (CRPI4)
  Years: 1891-2010
 Dubuque Area  
 (ThreadEx Station)
  Years: 1873-2010
 Rank Value Ending Date
   1   59.5  4/30/2010,
             4/30/1925
   3   58.9  4/30/1915
   4   58.4  4/30/2006
   5   57.8  4/30/1955
   6   57.6  4/30/1977
   7   57.3  4/30/2001
   8   56.5  4/30/1999
   9   56.1  4/30/1942
  10   55.8  4/30/2005,
             4/30/1941
  12   55.7  4/30/1930,
             4/30/1991,
             4/30/1948
  15   55.3  4/30/1921
Rank  Value  Ending Date
  1    55.5    4/30/2010,
               4/30/1955
  3    54.7    4/30/1977
  4    53.8    4/30/1981
  5    53.5    4/30/1985,
               4/30/2001,
               4/30/2006,
               4/30/2005
  9    53.0    4/30/1986
 10    52.7    4/30/1987
 11    52.5    4/30/1969,
               4/30/1963
 13    52.3    4/30/1991
 14    52.0    4/30/1971
 15    51.5    4/30/1954
 Rank  Value  Ending Date
  1    59.3    4/30/1896
  2    57.8    4/30/2010
  3    57.6    4/30/1915
  4    56.9    4/30/1977
  5    56.3    4/30/1955
  6    56.2    4/30/1925,
               4/30/2001
  8    55.8    4/30/2006
  9    55.4    4/30/1985
 10    55.3    4/30/1981
 11    55.1    4/30/2005,
               4/30/1948
 13    54.9    4/30/1942
 14    54.5    4/30/1986
 15    54.4    4/30/1941,
               4/30/1987
 Rank  Value  Ending Date
  1    57.7    4/30/1915
  2    55.1    4/30/1942
  3    54.9    4/30/1925
  4    54.8    4/30/1896
  5    54.7    4/30/1941
  6    54.5    4/30/1948
  7    54.1    4/30/1977
  8    54.0    4/30/1985,
               4/30/1946
 10    53.9    4/30/2010,
               4/30/1895,
               4/30/1878
 13    53.6    4/30/1955
 14    52.3    4/30/1906
 15    52.2    4/30/2001,
               4/30/2005


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