Iowa City Weather in 1898

Historical record of Iowa City, Iowa weather for the year 1898 based on NOAA data.
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1898 Iowa City Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 99 °F July 24
Lowest temperature -12 °F February 1
Highest daily low 73 °F July 2
Lowest daily high 7 °F December 31
Most daily precipitation 2.2 inches October 17
Most daily snow 11.0 inches January 25
Total annual precipitation 33.4 inches -
Highest Temperatures in Iowa City in 1898
Rank Temperature Date
1 99 °F Jul 24
1 99 °F Jul 19
3 97 °F Aug 30
3 97 °F Jul 27
5 96 °F Sep 2
5 96 °F Jul 23
7 95 °F Jul 18
7 95 °F Jul 17
9 94 °F Aug 31
9 94 °F Aug 23
9 94 °F Aug 22
Lowest Temperatures in Iowa City in 1898
Rank Temperature Date
1 -12 °F February 1
2 -10 °F December 31
3 -9 °F February 3
4 -6 °F December 14
4 -6 °F December 13
4 -6 °F December 10
4 -6 °F December 9
4 -6 °F November 26
9 -5 °F November 27
9 -5 °F February 2
January 1898 Iowa City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
12 0 0.00 0.0
32 2 0.00 0.0
37 10 0.00 0.0
38 12 0.00 0.0
41 9 0.00 0.0
35 25 0.00 0.0
44 17 0.00 0.0
41 22 0.00 0.0
34 24 0.00 0.0
38 18 0.00 0.0
38 32 0.00 0.0
36 32 1.06 2.0
33 24 0.00 0.0
33 13 0.22 2.0
31 17 0.00 0.0
29 2 0.00 0.0
35 2 0.00 0.0
41 17 0.00 0.0
36 31 0.00 0.0
39 32 0.14 1.0
36 22 0.00 0.0
33 24 1.20 10.0
27 9 0.00 0.0
37 3 0.00 0.0
32 28 2.00 11.0
28 3 0.00 0.0
28 -3 0.00 0.0
35 12 0.00 0.0
n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
31 14 0.00 0.0
30 8 0.00 0.0
February 1898 Iowa City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
12 -12 0.00 0.0
13 -5 0.00 0.0
27 -9 0.00 0.0
39 7 0.14 1.0
33 13 0.00 0.0
40 7 0.00 0.0
43 24 0.00 0.0
43 29 0.00 0.0
40 30 0.03 0.0
51 35 0.00 0.0
46 25 0.00 0.0
37 23 0.00 0.0
40 29 0.00 0.0
45 25 0.00 0.0
38 21 0.00 0.0
35 26 0.00 0.0
47 25 0.00 0.0
37 9 0.00 0.0
31 26 0.00 0.0
27 20 0.98 6.0
25 11 0.00 0.0
30 3 0.00 0.0
29 19 0.00 0.0
24 14 0.00 0.0
22 4 0.00 0.0
33 10 0.00 0.0
37 12 0.00 0.0
36 22 0.00 0.0
March 1898 Iowa City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
33 28 0.12 1.0
38 24 0.00 0.0
37 27 0.00 0.0
35 19 0.00 0.0
45 26 0.00 0.0
49 30 0.00 0.0
57 26 0.00 0.0
61 34 0.00 0.0
53 40 0.00 0.0
43 24 0.12 0.0
38 32 0.70 0.0
40 29 0.14 3.0
57 28 0.00 0.0
62 30 0.00 0.0
60 42 0.48 0.0
57 41 0.00 0.0
55 29 0.00 0.0
48 40 0.62 0.0
48 38 0.00 0.0
53 27 0.00 0.0
65 29 0.06 0.0
55 24 0.08 0.0
36 17 0.00 0.0
53 19 0.00 0.0
63 29 0.00 0.0
61 46 0.00 0.0
57 29 0.70 0.0
35 19 0.00 0.0
44 19 0.00 0.0
43 21 0.00 0.0
56 22 0.00 0.0
April 1898 Iowa City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
53 35 0.00 n/a
51 26 0.00 n/a
61 27 0.00 n/a
46 32 0.00 n/a
44 21 0.00 n/a
49 21 0.00 n/a
60 22 0.00 n/a
53 36 0.28 n/a
62 33 0.00 n/a
63 32 0.00 n/a
68 32 0.00 n/a
68 37 0.00 n/a
45 37 0.92 n/a
62 33 0.00 n/a
69 36 0.00 n/a
82 46 0.00 n/a
70 n/a 0.00 n/a
n/a 41 0.34 n/a
48 39 0.00 n/a
59 36 0.00 n/a
63 35 0.00 n/a
60 50 0.48 n/a
64 44 0.00 n/a
62 35 0.00 n/a
57 36 0.34 n/a
65 36 0.00 n/a
67 37 0.00 n/a
66 42 0.19 n/a
74 39 0.00 n/a
71 52 0.34 n/a
May 1898 Iowa City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
70 51 0.00 n/a
62 55 0.00 n/a
58 45 0.00 n/a
52 44 0.00 n/a
56 39 0.29 n/a
61 35 0.00 n/a
72 40 0.00 n/a
77 40 0.00 n/a
62 49 0.12 n/a
73 40 0.08 n/a
64 45 0.04 n/a
68 37 0.00 n/a
75 40 0.00 n/a
57 50 0.38 n/a
58 53 0.00 n/a
76 47 0.00 n/a
74 46 0.00 n/a
82 50 0.46 n/a
78 58 1.90 n/a
74 57 0.05 n/a
80 62 0.05 n/a
67 55 0.00 n/a
86 51 0.00 n/a
89 60 0.06 n/a
81 59 0.00 n/a
82 52 0.00 n/a
83 62 0.45 n/a
75 60 0.00 n/a
78 58 0.60 n/a
73 50 0.00 n/a
78 53 0.32 n/a
June 1898 Iowa City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
84 62 0.00 n/a
89 55 0.00 n/a
91 65 0.00 n/a
92 67 0.00 n/a
87 68 0.00 n/a
85 64 0.00 n/a
88 66 0.50 n/a
85 68 0.00 n/a
75 65 1.50 n/a
85 64 0.11 n/a
80 64 0.00 n/a
80 64 0.00 n/a
83 62 0.00 n/a
79 65 0.00 n/a
70 57 0.00 n/a
72 56 0.00 n/a
86 56 0.00 n/a
84 65 0.00 n/a
83 57 0.00 n/a
84 54 0.00 n/a
88 55 0.00 n/a
77 56 1.08 n/a
92 57 0.00 n/a
91 68 0.00 n/a
81 64 0.07 n/a
78 57 0.00 n/a
72 57 0.00 n/a
84 53 0.00 n/a
93 59 0.00 n/a
93 69 0.00 n/a
July 1898 Iowa City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
93 70 0.00 n/a
92 73 0.45 n/a
77 63 0.00 n/a
85 55 0.00 n/a
87 57 0.00 n/a
93 58 0.00 n/a
88 59 0.00 n/a
88 70 0.69 n/a
82 55 0.00 n/a
81 61 0.00 n/a
83 49 0.00 n/a
86 53 0.00 n/a
88 53 0.00 n/a
92 53 0.00 n/a
93 58 0.00 n/a
92 65 0.00 n/a
95 65 0.00 n/a
95 66 0.04 n/a
99 72 0.38 n/a
83 62 0.00 n/a
88 55 0.00 n/a
92 58 0.00 n/a
96 61 0.00 n/a
99 64 0.00 n/a
91 70 0.43 n/a
92 63 0.00 n/a
97 66 0.05 n/a
92 67 0.00 n/a
81 60 0.20 n/a
84 54 0.00 n/a
81 57 0.03 n/a
August 1898 Iowa City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
82 58 0.00 n/a
75 55 0.00 n/a
70 58 0.70 n/a
83 50 0.00 n/a
84 52 0.00 n/a
84 62 0.00 n/a
86 66 0.40 n/a
85 64 0.00 n/a
85 53 0.00 n/a
83 53 0.00 n/a
83 59 0.12 n/a
83 51 0.00 n/a
70 54 0.00 n/a
78 57 0.54 n/a
89 65 0.00 n/a
89 67 0.00 n/a
85 65 0.40 n/a
83 62 0.00 n/a
84 56 0.00 n/a
88 57 0.00 n/a
90 65 0.23 n/a
94 69 0.33 n/a
94 71 0.00 n/a
87 66 0.13 n/a
88 57 0.00 n/a
83 58 0.00 n/a
83 55 0.00 n/a
88 57 0.00 n/a
93 59 0.00 n/a
97 61 0.00 n/a
94 69 0.00 n/a
September 1898 Iowa City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
92 70 0.00 n/a
96 69 0.00 n/a
91 71 0.00 n/a
80 54 0.76 n/a
85 61 0.35 n/a
66 58 0.00 n/a
68 44 0.00 n/a
75 47 0.00 n/a
63 47 0.00 n/a
68 49 0.00 n/a
69 45 0.00 n/a
77 46 0.18 n/a
76 48 0.14 n/a
74 47 0.00 n/a
81 49 0.00 n/a
80 49 0.00 n/a
83 50 0.00 n/a
87 54 0.00 n/a
86 52 0.00 n/a
84 53 0.00 n/a
85 55 0.00 n/a
71 56 1.02 n/a
81 53 0.00 n/a
80 53 0.00 n/a
83 53 0.00 n/a
86 59 0.00 n/a
79 49 0.00 n/a
91 49 0.00 n/a
88 56 0.00 n/a
76 48 0.09 n/a
October 1898 Iowa City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
70 47 0.00 0.0
70 65 0.10 0.0
75 58 0.00 0.0
80 52 0.00 0.0
71 47 0.11 0.0
63 38 0.00 0.0
64 48 0.48 0.0
71 48 0.00 0.0
71 41 0.00 0.0
72 60 0.38 0.0
63 52 0.03 0.0
56 36 0.04 0.0
55 42 0.00 0.0
60 30 0.00 0.0
73 40 0.00 0.0
60 48 0.22 0.0
57 43 2.15 0.0
43 35 0.02 0.0
41 36 0.08 0.0
40 35 0.02 0.0
47 36 0.00 0.0
42 36 0.00 0.0
63 27 0.00 0.0
56 47 0.00 0.0
48 32 0.70 4.0
38 26 0.00 0.0
42 24 0.00 0.0
61 33 0.00 0.0
48 40 0.05 0.0
48 36 0.00 0.0
53 24 0.00 0.0
November 1898 Iowa City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
61 33 0.00 0.0
61 29 0.00 0.0
68 35 0.00 0.0
70 50 0.00 0.0
65 47 0.00 0.0
49 33 0.00 0.0
69 31 0.00 0.0
60 31 0.00 0.0
39 33 0.22 2.5
38 28 0.00 0.0
43 13 0.00 0.0
47 18 0.00 0.0
40 29 0.00 0.0
37 28 0.00 0.0
50 22 0.00 0.0
53 27 0.00 0.0
47 33 0.00 0.0
48 30 0.00 0.0
45 33 0.00 0.0
64 30 0.70 0.0
55 30 0.00 0.0
32 8 0.00 0.0
14 1 0.00 0.0
24 2 0.04 2.0
33 17 0.00 0.0
17 -6 0.00 0.0
29 -5 0.14 3.0
32 23 0.00 0.0
34 20 0.00 0.0
28 7 0.00 0.0
December 1898 Iowa City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
36 10 0.00 0.0
37 27 0.00 0.0
29 17 0.00 0.0
17 3 0.00 0.0
19 2 0.00 0.0
27 17 0.00 0.0
22 7 0.00 0.0
11 -3 0.00 0.0
11 -6 0.00 0.0
26 -6 0.00 0.0
32 14 0.00 0.0
27 15 0.00 0.0
15 -6 0.00 0.0
27 -6 0.00 0.0
33 6 0.00 0.0
34 18 0.00 0.0
38 14 0.00 0.0
39 14 0.00 0.0
35 30 0.00 0.0
36 32 0.50 0.0
35 31 0.00 0.0
35 29 0.00 0.0
33 24 0.00 0.0
32 12 0.03 0.3
32 12 0.00 0.0
37 11 0.00 0.0
35 11 0.00 0.0
43 15 0.00 0.0
48 34 0.00 0.0
34 -1 0.00 0.0
7 -10 0.00 0.0
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Iowa City Municipal Airport location
1893–1998 Iowa City location