Cedar Rapids March 3 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Cedar Rapids, Iowa for the date of March 3.
March 3 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 78 °F 2024
Lowest temperature -13 °F 2014
Lowest daily high 15 °F 1912
Highest daily low 48 °F 2024
Most precipitation 1.22 inches 1970
Most snow 4.3 inches 1952
March 3 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 41.9 °F
Average low 23.1 °F
Chance precipitation 28.5%
Chance snow 13.7%
Cedar Rapids March 3 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 78 48 0.00 0.0
2023 45 29 0.00 0.0
2022 52 29 0.00 0.0
2021 48 27 0.00 0.0
2020 49 29 0.00 0.0
2019 20 -1 0.00 0.0
2018 51 30 0.00 0.0
2017 37 14 0.00 0.0
2016 34 26 0.11 1.0
2015 33 23 0.29 0.8
2014 17 -13 0.00 0.0
2013 33 3 0.00 0.0
2012 36 28 0.00 0.0
2011 46 26 0.00 0.0
2010 37 13 0.00 0.0
2009 28 14 0.00 0.0
2008 51 18 0.75 1.3
2007 25 15 0.00 0.0
2006 44 21 0.00 0.0
2005 41 15 0.00 0.0
2004 40 33 0.02 0.0
2003 26 9 0.08 1.0
2002 17 2 0.01 0.2
2001 40 19 0.00 0.0
2000 50 24 0.00 0.0
1999 35 21 0.00 0.0
1998 36 28 0.07 0.5
1997 39 24 0.00 0.0
1996 27 0 0.00 0.0
1995 37 8 0.00 0.0
1994 48 24 0.00 0.0
1993 37 34 0.22 0.0
1992 65 35 0.00 0.0
1991 31 16 0.00 0.0
1990 48 21 0.00 0.0
1989 33 13 0.22 0.5
1988 36 23 0.00 0.0
1987 48 22 0.00 0.0
1986 37 31 0.00 0.0
1985 42 28 0.42 0.0
1984 43 15 0.00 0.0
1983 71 44 0.00 0.0
1982 27 15 0.00 0.0
1981 38 17 0.00 0.0
1980 40 17 0.00 0.0
1979 38 31 0.75 0.0
1978 22 7 0.04 0.5
1977 45 32 0.20 0.0
1976 37 27 0.00 0.0
1975 25 3 0.00 0.0
1974 66 45 0.00 0.0
1973 51 39 0.00 0.0
1972 33 14 0.00 0.0
1971 28 10 0.00 0.0
1970 61 39 1.22 0.0
1969 42 23 0.00 0.0
1968 43 12 0.00 0.0
1967 40 30 0.00 0.0
1966 60 45 0.01 0.0
1965 25 14 0.00 0.0
1964 56 37 0.01 0.0
1963 40 31 0.03 0.0
1962 27 10 0.00 0.0
1961 48 32 0.00 0.0
1960 25 14 0.13 1.5
1959 37 23 0.00 0.0
1958 34 27 0.00 0.0
1957 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1956 47 28 0.00 0.0
1955 59 32 0.00 0.0
1954 29 8 0.00 0.0
1953 31 25 0.04 0.2
1952 32 26 0.40 4.3
1951 42 25 0.54 1.9
1950 31 7 0.07 1.0
1949 39 34 0.00 0.0
1948 30 20 0.17 1.7
1947 33 14 0.00 0.0
1946 67 30 0.00 0.0
1945 37 12 0.12 0.0
1944 45 38 0.00 0.0
1943 31 -1 0.00 0.0
1942 48 26 0.00 0.0
1941 49 25 0.16 0.0
1940 38 32 0.35 0.5
1939 46 25 0.00 0.0
1938 43 21 0.00 0.0
1937 46 29 0.03 0.0
1936 54 30 0.00 0.0
1935 37 27 0.01 0.0
1934 42 32 0.05 0.0
1933 41 27 0.00 0.0
1932 40 32 0.00 0.0
1931 39 21 0.00 0.0
1930 40 16 0.00 0.0
1929 38 30 0.00 0.0
1928 45 14 0.00 0.0
1927 45 12 0.00 0.0
1926 28 13 0.00 0.0
1925 50 11 0.00 0.0
1924 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1923 64 36 0.64 0.0
1922 43 20 0.00 0.0
1921 43 22 0.00 0.0
1920 41 20 0.24 0.0
1919 48 18 0.00 0.0
1918 50 28 0.00 0.0
1917 37 14 0.01 0.1
1916 27 6 0.00 0.0
1915 38 21 0.00 0.0
1914 31 10 0.00 0.0
1913 31 -9 0.00 0.0
1912 15 4 0.20 2.0
1911 49 24 0.00 0.0
1910 50 29 0.00 0.0
1909 50 28 0.00 0.0
1908 36 24 0.00 0.0
1907 37 13 0.00 0.0
1906 53 33 0.18 0.0
1905 38 30 0.00 0.0
1904 56 10 0.00 0.0
1903 43 33 0.00 0.0
1902 30 19 0.00 0.0
1901 43 29 0.00 0.0
1900 35 10 0.02 0.0
1899 36 30 0.00 0.0
1898 37 25 0.00 0.0
1897 25 9 0.00 0.0
1896 34 23 0.12 4.0
1895 30 24 0.00 0.0
1894 64 42 0.00 0.0
1893 25 7 0.00 0.0
1892 n/a n/a 0.00 n/a
What's the all-time high for Cedar Rapids on 3/3?
For the date of Mar 3, the highest temperature ever reached in Cedar Rapids history is 78 °F which happened in 2024.
Highest Temperatures in Cedar Rapids on March 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 78 °F 2024
2 71 °F 1983
3 67 °F 1946
4 66 °F 1974
5 65 °F 1992
6 64 °F 1923
6 64 °F 1894
8 61 °F 1970
9 60 °F 1966
10 59 °F 1955
What's the all-time low for Cedar Rapids on 3/3?
For the date of Mar 3, the lowest temperature ever reached in Cedar Rapids history is -13 °F which happened in 2014.
Lowest Temperatures in Cedar Rapids on March 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 -13 °F 2014
2 -9 °F 1913
3 -1 °F 1943
3 -1 °F 2019
5 0 °F 1996
6 2 °F 2002
7 3 °F 1975
7 3 °F 2013
9 4 °F 1912
10 6 °F 1916
Lowest High Temperatures in Cedar Rapids on March 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 15 °F 1912
2 17 °F 2014
2 17 °F 2002
4 20 °F 2019
5 22 °F 1978
6 25 °F 1965
6 25 °F 1897
6 25 °F 2007
6 25 °F 1893
6 25 °F 1960
6 25 °F 1975
What's the most it has ever rained in Cedar Rapids on 3/3?
For the date of Mar 3, the most precipitation ever recorded in Cedar Rapids history is 1.22 inches which happened in 1970.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Cedar Rapids on March 3
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.22 inches 1970
2 0.75 inches 1979
2 0.75 inches 2008
4 0.64 inches 1923
5 0.54 inches 1951
6 0.42 inches 1985
7 0.40 inches 1952
8 0.35 inches 1940
9 0.29 inches 2015
10 0.24 inches 1920
All-Time Most Snow in Cedar Rapids on March 3
Rank Precipitation Year
1 4.3 inches 1952
2 4.0 inches 1896
3 2.0 inches 1912
4 1.9 inches 1951
5 1.7 inches 1948
6 1.5 inches 1960
7 1.3 inches 2008
8 1.0 inches 1950
8 1.0 inches 2003
8 1.0 inches 2016
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1892–2024 Cedar Rapids #1 location