Dubuque January 5 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Dubuque, Iowa for the date of January 5.
January 5 All-Time Records
1938–2024
Highest temperature 54 °F 2012
Lowest temperature -23 °F 1999
Lowest daily high -6 °F 1988
Highest daily low 37 °F 1946
Most precipitation 0.94 inches 1946
Most snow 8.6 inches 2005
January 5 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 27.8 °F
Average low 12.7 °F
Chance precipitation 32.1%
Chance snow 23.8%
Dubuque January 5 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 32 17 0.00 0.0
2023 34 25 0.01 0.1
2022 28 2 0.00 0.2
2021 29 9 0.00 0.0
2020 41 23 0.00 0.0
2019 48 28 0.00 0.0
2018 7 -8 0.00 0.0
2017 8 -2 0.00 0.0
2016 28 12 0.00 0.0
2015 4 -9 0.26 2.6
2014 15 -15 0.00 0.0
2013 34 11 0.00 0.0
2012 54 23 0.00 0.0
2011 27 4 0.00 0.0
2010 16 2 0.00 0.0
2009 27 6 0.00 0.0
2008 39 34 0.00 0.0
2007 47 34 0.03 0.0
2006 33 28 0.00 0.0
2005 22 15 0.17 8.6
2004 18 -6 0.00 0.0
2003 32 27 0.00 0.0
2002 37 20 0.00 0.0
2001 35 12 0.00 0.0
2000 27 1 0.00 0.0
1999 12 -23 0.00 0.0
1998 36 32 0.30 0.0
1997 33 6 0.00 0.0
1996 13 1 0.00 0.0
1995 20 -8 0.00 0.0
1994 22 8 0.07 0.6
1993 22 15 0.00 0.0
1992 32 30 0.00 0.0
1991 27 10 0.44 3.9
1990 34 9 0.00 0.0
1989 32 22 0.37 2.3
1988 -6 -17 0.00 0.0
1987 39 24 0.00 0.0
1986 17 -4 0.00 0.0
1985 34 23 0.00 0.0
1984 39 23 0.00 0.0
1983 30 26 0.00 0.0
1982 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1981 26 -3 0.00 0.0
1980 30 16 0.00 0.0
1979 -3 -18 0.00 0.0
1978 29 16 0.00 0.0
1977 21 3 0.00 0.0
1976 29 -1 0.00 0.0
1975 33 5 0.00 0.0
1974 14 3 0.00 0.0
1973 5 -6 0.00 0.0
1972 19 -7 0.00 0.0
1971 -1 -11 0.00 0.0
1970 6 -14 0.00 0.0
1969 22 -3 0.17 2.2
1968 24 -3 0.00 0.0
1967 24 16 0.00 0.0
1966 46 20 0.00 0.0
1965 33 26 0.00 0.0
1964 38 24 0.00 0.0
1963 28 24 0.00 0.0
1962 33 23 0.06 0.0
1961 30 13 0.00 0.0
1960 12 -2 0.00 0.0
1959 9 -12 0.00 0.0
1958 34 16 0.00 0.0
1957 24 9 0.00 0.0
1956 42 20 0.00 0.0
1955 34 27 0.16 0.0
1954 39 20 0.00 0.0
1953 23 -4 0.00 0.0
1952 25 5 0.00 0.0
1950 11 0 0.00 0.0
1949 37 15 0.25 0.2
1948 n/a 12 n/a n/a
1947 22 4 0.00 0.0
1946 50 37 0.94 0.0
1945 15 3 0.00 0.2
1944 36 24 0.05 0.8
1943 21 -7 0.00 0.0
1942 0 -16 0.00 0.0
1941 11 2 0.00 0.1
1940 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1939 n/a n/a n/a n/a
What's the all-time high for Dubuque on 1/5?
For the date of Jan 5, the highest temperature ever reached in Dubuque history is 54 °F which happened in 2012.
Highest Temperatures in Dubuque on January 5
Rank Temperature Year
1 54 °F 2012
2 50 °F 1946
3 48 °F 2019
4 47 °F 2007
5 46 °F 1966
6 42 °F 1956
7 41 °F 2020
8 39 °F 2008
8 39 °F 1984
8 39 °F 1987
8 39 °F 1954
What's the all-time low for Dubuque on 1/5?
For the date of Jan 5, the lowest temperature ever reached in Dubuque history is -23 °F which happened in 1999.
Lowest Temperatures in Dubuque on January 5
Rank Temperature Year
1 -23 °F 1999
2 -18 °F 1979
3 -17 °F 1988
4 -16 °F 1942
5 -15 °F 2014
6 -14 °F 1970
7 -12 °F 1959
8 -11 °F 1971
9 -9 °F 2015
10 -8 °F 2018
10 -8 °F 1995
Lowest High Temperatures in Dubuque on January 5
Rank Temperature Year
1 -6 °F 1988
2 -3 °F 1979
3 -1 °F 1971
4 0 °F 1942
5 4 °F 2015
6 5 °F 1973
7 6 °F 1970
8 7 °F 2018
9 8 °F 2017
10 9 °F 1959
What's the most it has ever rained in Dubuque on 1/5?
For the date of Jan 5, the most precipitation ever recorded in Dubuque history is 0.94 inches which happened in 1946.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Dubuque on January 5
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.94 inches 1946
2 0.44 inches 1991
3 0.37 inches 1989
4 0.30 inches 1998
5 0.26 inches 2015
6 0.25 inches 1949
7 0.17 inches 1969
7 0.17 inches 2005
9 0.16 inches 1955
10 0.07 inches 1994
All-Time Most Snow in Dubuque on January 5
Rank Precipitation Year
1 8.6 inches 2005
2 3.9 inches 1991
3 2.6 inches 2015
4 2.3 inches 1989
5 2.2 inches 1969
6 0.8 inches 1944
7 0.6 inches 1994
8 0.2 inches 1949
8 0.2 inches 1945
8 0.2 inches 2022
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1951–2024 Dubuque Regional Airport location
1938–1950 Dubuque L&D 11 location