Iowa (U.S. state)

U.S. state temperature extremes

The following table lists the highest and lowest temperatures recorded in each state in the United States, in both Fahrenheit and Celsius.

! State
! Record high 
Temperature
Date Place(s) Record low
Temperature
Date Place(s)
Alabama 112°F / 44°C September 5, 1925 Centerville -27°F / -33°C January 30, 1966 New Market
Alaska 100°F / 38°C June 27, 1915 Fort Yukon -80°F / -62°C January 23, 1971 Prospect Creek
Arizona 128°F / 53°C July 5, 2007* Lake Havasu City -40°F / -40°C January 7, 1971 Hawley Lake
Arkansas 120°F / 49°C August 10, 1936 Ozark -29°F / -34°C February 13, 1905 Pond
California 134°F / 57°C July 10, 1913 Death Valley -45°F / -43°C January 20, 1937 Boca
Colorado 118°F / 48°C July 11, 1888 Bennett -61°F / -52°C February 1, 1985 Maybell
Connecticut 106°F / 41°C July 15, 1995 Danbury -32°F / -36°C February 16, 1943* Falls Village
Delaware 110°F / 43°C July 21, 1930 Millsboro -17°F / -27°C January 17, 1893 Millsboro
Florida 109°F / 43°C June 29, 1931 Monticello -2°F / -19°C February 13, 1899 Tallahassee
Georgia 112°F / 44°C July 24, 1952 Louisville -17°F / -27°C January 27, 1940 Northern Floyd County
Hawaii 100°F / 38°C April 27, 1931 Pahala 12°F / -11°C May 17, 1979 Mauna Kea
Idaho 118°F / 48°C July 28, 1934 Orofino -60°F / -51°C January 18, 1943 Island Park Dam
Illinois 117°F / 47°C July 14, 1954 East St. Louis -36°F / -38°C January 5, 1999 Congerville
Indiana 116°F / 47°C July 14, 1936 Collegeville -36°F / -38°C January 19, 1994 New Whiteland
Iowa 118°F / 48°C July 20, 1934 Keokuk -47°F / -44°C February 3, 1996* Elkader
Kansas 121°F / 49°C July 24, 1936* Alton -40°F / -40°C February 13, 1905 Lebanon
Kentucky 114°F / 46°C July 28, 1930 Greensburg -34°F / -37°C January 28, 1963 Cynthiana
Louisiana 114°F / 46°C August 10, 1936 Plain Dealing -16°F / -27°C February 13, 1899 Minden
Maine 105°F / 41°C July 10, 1911* North Bridgton -48°F / -45°C January 19, 1925 Van Buren
Maryland 109°F / 44°C July 10, 1936* Cumberland, Frederick -40°F / -40°C January 13, 1912 Oakland
Massachusetts 107°F / 43°C August 2, 1975 New Bedford, Chester -35°F / -37°C January 12, 1981 Chester
Michigan 112°F / 44°C July 13, 1936 Mio -51°F / -46°C February 9, 1934 Vanderbilt
Minnesota 114°F / 46°C July 6, 1936* Moorhead -60°F / -51°C February 2, 1996 Tower
Mississippi 115°F / 47°C July 29, 1930 Holly Springs -19°F / -28°C January 30, 1966 Corinth
Missouri 118°F / 48°C July 14, 1954* Warsaw, Union -40°F / -40°C February 13, 1905 Warsaw
Montana 117°F / 48°C July 5, 1937 Medicine Lake -70°F / -57°C January 20, 1954 Rogers Pass
Nebraska 118°F / 48°C July 24, 1936* Minden -47°F / -44°C February 12, 1899* Camp Clarke
Nevada 125°F / 52°C June 29, 1994* Laughlin -50°F / -46°C January 8, 1937 San Jacinto
New Hampshire 106°F / 42°C July 4, 1911 Nashua -47°F / -44°C January 29, 1934 Mount Washington
New Jersey 110°F / 43°C July 10, 1936 Runyon -34°F / -37°C January 5, 1934 River Vale
New Mexico 122°F / 50°C June 27, 1994 Lakewood -50°F / -45°C February 1, 1951 Gavilan
New York 108°F / 42°C July 22, 1926* Troy -57°F / -47°C February 18, 1979 Old Forge
North Carolina 110°F / 43°C August 21, 1983 Fayetteville -34°F / -37°C January 21, 1985 Mount Mitchell
North Dakota 121°F / 50°C July 6, 1936 Steele -60°F / -51°C February 15, 1936 Parshall
Ohio 113°F / 45°C July 21, 1934* Gallipolis -39°F / -40°C February 10, 1899 Milligan
Oklahoma 120°F / 48°C June 27, 1994* Tipton -27°F / -33°C January 18, 1930* Watts
Oregon 119°F / 49°C August 10, 1898* Pendleton -54°F / -48°C February 10, 1933* Seneca
Pennsylvania 111°F / 44°C July 10, 1936* Phoenixville -42°F / -41°C January 5, 1904 Smethport
Rhode Island 104°F / 40°C August 2, 1975 Providence -25°F / -32°C February 5, 1996 Greene
South Carolina 111°F / 44°C June 28, 1954* Camden -19°F / -28°C January 21, 1985 Caesars Head
South Dakota 120°F / 49°C July 15, 2006* Usta (near) -58°F / -50°C February 17, 1936 McIntosh
Tennessee 113°F / 48°C August 9, 1930* Perryville -32°F / -36°C December 30, 1917 Mountain City
Texas 120°F / 49°C August 12, 1930* Seymour -23°F / -31°C February 8, 1933* Seminole
Utah 117°F / 47°C July 5, 1985 Saint George -69°F / -56°C February 1, 1985 Peter's Sink
Vermont 105°F / 40°C July 4, 1911 Vernon -50°F / -45°C December 30, 1933 Bloomfield
Virginia 110°F / 43°C July 15, 1954 Balcony Falls -30°F / -35°C January 22, 1985 Mountain Lake
Washington 118°F / 48°C August 5, 1961* Grant County, Ice Harbor Dam -48°F / -44°C December 30, 1968 Mazama, Winthrop
West Virginia 112°F / 44°C July 10, 1936* Martinsburg -37°F / -39°C December 30, 1917 Lewisburg
Wisconsin 114°F / 46°C July 13, 1936 Wisconsin Dells -55°F / -48°C February 4, 1996 Couderay
Wyoming 114°F / 46°C July 12, 1900 Basin -66°F / -54°C February 9, 1933 Riverside

*Also on earlier date or dates in that state

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