Record Cold High Temperature

It is very rare to have the high temperature be colder than 10 degrees in Dubuque during the month of March. The chart below shows each day of the month in March along the bottom. The number at the top of each bar shows the number of times the high has been colder than 10 degrees on that day. The high temperature has never been colder than 10 degrees on March 4. It has only happened 9 times during the entire month. Today’s high is not included in the chart.

Below are the almanac stats for Waterloo, Cedar Rapids, Dubuque and Iowa City.

WATERLOO VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
  
WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST       
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR       
                                                  NORMAL                
..............................................................  
  
TEMPERATURE (F)                                                       
 TODAY                                                                 
  MAXIMUM          7    459 PM  70    1983  39    -32       52         
  MINIMUM        -10    715 AM -12    1978  22    -32       34         
  AVERAGE         -1                        30    -31       43        
                                                                       
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                     
  TODAY            0.00          1.31 1923   0.05  -0.05     0.00      
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.21  -0.21     0.00      
  SINCE MAR 1      T                         0.21  -0.21     0.00      
  SINCE JAN 1      4.17                      2.03   2.14     4.48      
                                                                       
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                          
  TODAY            0.0           5.3  1980   0.2   -0.2      0.0       
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.8   -0.8      0.0       
  SINCE MAR 1      T                         0.8   -0.8      0.0       
  SINCE JUL 1     57.6                      29.7   27.9     22.1       
  SNOW DEPTH      12                        

CEDAR RAPIDS VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST       
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR       
                                                  NORMAL                
..............................................................  
  
TEMPERATURE (F)                                                       
 TODAY                                                                 
  MAXIMUM          7    359 PM  73    1921  40    -33       55         
  MINIMUM         -9    506 AM -12    2002  22    -31       31         
  AVERAGE         -1                        31    -32       43        
                                                                       
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                     
  TODAY            0.00          2.01 1976   0.06  -0.06     0.00      
  MONTH TO DATE    0.00                      0.24  -0.24     0.00      
  SINCE MAR 1      0.00                      0.24  -0.24     0.00      
  SINCE JAN 1      2.71                      2.38   0.33     2.03 
DUBUQUE VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.  
  
WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST       
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR       
                                                  NORMAL                
..............................................................  
  
TEMPERATURE (F)                                                       
 TODAY                                                                 
  MAXIMUM          5    359 PM  67    1983  38    -33       48         
  MINIMUM        -10    704 AM -13    2002  22    -32       31         
  AVERAGE         -2                        30    -32       40        
                                                                       
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                     
  TODAY            0.00          2.08 1976   0.07  -0.07     0.00      
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.27  -0.27     0.00      
  SINCE MAR 1      T                         0.27  -0.27     0.00      
  SINCE JAN 1      6.12                      2.88   3.24     4.05      
                                                                       
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                          
  TODAY            0.0          MM      MM   0.3   -0.3      0.0       
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         1.0   -1.0      0.0       
  SINCE MAR 1      T                         1.0   -1.0      0.0       
  SINCE JUL 1     49.7                      34.6   15.1     22.0       
  SNOW DEPTH       7       
IOWA CITY VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.  
  
WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST       
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR       
                                                  NORMAL                
..............................................................  
  
TEMPERATURE (F)                                                       
 TODAY                                                                 
  MAXIMUM         11    354 PM  MM      MM  41    -30       57         
  MINIMUM         -4    725 AM  MM      MM  24    -28       33         
  AVERAGE          4                        33    -29       45        
                                                                       
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                     
  TODAY            0.00         MM      MM   0.07  -0.07     0.00      
  MONTH TO DATE    0.00                      0.29  -0.29     0.02      
  SINCE MAR 1      0.00                      0.29  -0.29     0.02      
  SINCE JAN 1      4.20                      2.45   1.75     2.86     

National High and Low Temperature (for the contiguous United States) Monday, March 4, 2019

91 at Miami (Kendall-Tamiami), FL

-46 at Elk Park, MT

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