Mason City January 5 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Mason City, Iowa for the date of January 5.
January 5 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 57 °F 2012
Lowest temperature -31 °F 1924
Lowest daily high -15 °F 1924
Highest daily low 33 °F 1946
Most precipitation 1.40 inches 1897
Most snow 6.5 inches 2005
January 5 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 25.3 °F
Average low 8.8 °F
Chance precipitation 28.7%
Chance snow 25.2%
Mason City January 5 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 36 19 0.00 0.0
2023 27 8 0.00 0.0
2022 13 -4 0.00 0.0
2021 37 14 0.00 0.0
2020 38 21 0.00 0.0
2019 51 25 0.00 0.0
2018 5 -15 0.00 0.0
2017 3 -7 0.00 0.0
2016 26 15 0.00 0.0
2015 5 -14 0.26 5.0
2014 2 -17 0.00 0.0
2013 28 5 0.00 0.0
2012 57 24 0.00 0.0
2011 29 2 0.00 0.0
2010 1 -15 0.00 0.0
2009 30 9 0.00 0.0
2008 35 24 0.00 0.0
2007 37 29 0.00 0.0
2006 29 25 0.00 0.0
2005 12 10 0.24 6.5
2004 7 -4 0.00 0.0
2003 30 27 0.00 0.0
2002 36 24 0.00 n/a
2001 34 15 0.00 0.0
2000 32 3 0.01 0.2
1999 15 -19 0.03 0.9
1998 33 30 0.01 0.0
1997 24 5 0.05 1.8
1996 3 -12 0.00 0.0
1995 23 -2 0.01 0.2
1994 13 6 0.12 2.2
1993 17 -3 0.01 0.5
1992 32 30 0.01 0.1
1991 19 0 0.18 3.1
1990 38 14 0.00 0.0
1989 32 22 0.11 0.0
1988 -11 -23 0.00 0.0
1987 34 26 0.00 0.0
1986 16 4 0.00 0.0
1985 38 15 0.00 0.0
1984 40 25 0.00 0.0
1983 32 18 0.00 0.0
1982 22 2 0.00 0.0
1981 31 2 0.00 0.0
1980 26 22 0.20 2.0
1979 -7 -22 0.00 0.0
1978 30 11 0.00 0.0
1977 12 -6 0.00 0.0
1976 34 8 0.00 0.0
1975 29 9 0.06 0.5
1974 8 -4 0.00 0.0
1973 -1 -17 0.00 0.0
1972 15 -18 0.00 0.0
1971 -4 -14 0.00 0.0
1970 -3 -15 0.00 0.0
1969 21 4 0.48 4.8
1968 20 -7 0.00 0.0
1967 23 14 0.02 0.0
1966 34 2 0.00 0.0
1965 26 13 0.00 0.0
1964 34 22 0.01 0.4
1963 30 25 0.00 0.0
1962 28 1 0.00 0.0
1961 32 2 0.00 0.0
1960 12 -15 0.00 0.0
1959 17 -14 0.00 0.0
1958 38 25 0.00 0.0
1957 23 10 0.00 0.0
1956 45 17 0.00 0.0
1955 29 19 0.00 0.0
1954 40 12 0.00 0.0
1953 16 -13 0.00 0.0
1952 24 6 0.00 0.0
1951 13 -4 0.10 2.1
1950 11 -18 0.00 0.0
1949 21 9 0.02 0.2
1948 35 22 0.00 0.0
1947 25 8 0.00 0.0
1946 42 33 0.81 0.0
1945 8 1 0.03 n/a
1944 29 10 0.09 n/a
1943 24 -12 0.00 0.0
1942 -7 -25 0.00 0.0
1941 13 1 0.00 0.0
1940 11 -11 0.00 0.0
1939 37 29 0.25 0.0
1938 23 7 0.00 0.0
1937 9 -7 0.00 0.0
1936 19 3 0.04 n/a
1935 42 25 0.00 0.0
1934 33 27 0.11 n/a
1933 44 23 0.00 0.0
1932 26 24 0.65 n/a
1931 27 20 0.00 0.0
1930 47 31 0.00 0.0
1929 22 4 0.24 n/a
1928 40 10 0.00 0.0
1927 36 23 0.00 0.0
1926 35 26 0.05 0.5
1925 26 10 0.00 0.0
1924 -15 -31 0.00 0.0
1923 16 3 0.00 0.0
1922 12 -8 0.00 0.0
1921 37 14 0.00 0.0
1920 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1919 n/a -14 0.00 0.0
1918 24 20 0.14 n/a
1917 27 0 0.00 0.0
1916 20 -6 0.00 0.0
1915 36 26 0.19 0.0
1914 27 21 0.00 0.0
1913 15 0 0.05 n/a
1912 n/a -23 0.00 0.0
1911 6 -6 0.30 n/a
1910 7 -12 0.00 0.0
1909 12 -11 0.10 n/a
1908 34 0 0.00 0.0
1907 40 25 0.00 0.0
1906 33 17 0.00 0.0
1905 30 17 0.06 n/a
1904 22 10 0.00 0.0
1903 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1902 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1901 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1900 33 15 0.00 0.0
1899 18 10 n/a n/a
1898 38 10 n/a n/a
1897 27 0 1.40 0.0
1896 9 n/a 0.00 0.0
1895 13 2 0.00 n/a
1894 n/a n/a n/a n/a
What's the all-time high for Mason City on 1/5?
For the date of Jan 5, the highest temperature ever reached in Mason City history is 57 °F which happened in 2012.
Highest Temperatures in Mason City on January 5
Rank Temperature Year
1 57 °F 2012
2 51 °F 2019
3 47 °F 1930
4 45 °F 1956
5 44 °F 1933
6 42 °F 1935
6 42 °F 1946
8 40 °F 1907
8 40 °F 1984
8 40 °F 1928
8 40 °F 1954
What's the all-time low for Mason City on 1/5?
For the date of Jan 5, the lowest temperature ever reached in Mason City history is -31 °F which happened in 1924.
Lowest Temperatures in Mason City on January 5
Rank Temperature Year
1 -31 °F 1924
2 -25 °F 1942
3 -23 °F 1988
3 -23 °F 1912
5 -22 °F 1979
6 -19 °F 1999
7 -18 °F 1972
7 -18 °F 1950
9 -17 °F 2014
9 -17 °F 1973
Lowest High Temperatures in Mason City on January 5
Rank Temperature Year
1 -15 °F 1924
2 -11 °F 1988
3 -7 °F 1942
3 -7 °F 1979
5 -4 °F 1971
6 -3 °F 1970
7 -1 °F 1973
8 1 °F 2010
9 2 °F 2014
10 3 °F 1996
10 3 °F 2017
What's the most it has ever rained in Mason City on 1/5?
For the date of Jan 5, the most precipitation ever recorded in Mason City history is 1.40 inches which happened in 1897.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Mason City on January 5
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.40 inches 1897
2 0.81 inches 1946
3 0.65 inches 1932
4 0.48 inches 1969
5 0.30 inches 1911
6 0.26 inches 2015
7 0.25 inches 1939
8 0.24 inches 1929
8 0.24 inches 2005
10 0.20 inches 1980
All-Time Most Snow in Mason City on January 5
Rank Precipitation Year
1 6.5 inches 2005
2 5.0 inches 2015
3 4.8 inches 1969
4 3.1 inches 1991
5 2.2 inches 1994
6 2.1 inches 1951
7 2.0 inches 1980
8 1.8 inches 1997
9 0.9 inches 1999
10 0.5 inches 1975
10 0.5 inches 1993
10 0.5 inches 1926
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2024 Mason City Municipal Airport location
1893–1947 Mason City location