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Arctic Air Plunges into the Great Lakes, Northeast and Mid-Atlantic

Arctic air dropping through the northern and eastern U.S. and a storm off the east coast will bring periods of snow, very cold wind chills and hazardous traveling conditions from the Upper Great Lakes to the Northeast. Meanwhile in southern California, Santa Ana winds will decrease but hot, dry air will remain over the area with elevated fire weather conditions. Read More >

Memorial Day in Sioux City

Average High Temperature: 77 Degrees

Average Low Temperature: 55 Degrees

Average Temperature: 66 Degrees

Most Precipitation Recorded: 1.99" on May 30, 1967

Record High Temperature:  105 on May 30, 1934

Record Low Temperature: 37 on May 30, 1897, 1947

Coldest High Temperature: 53 Degrees on May 30, 1967

Warmest Overnight Low: 72 on May 30, 1934

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Precip

Snowfall

SOG*

1890 5/30 82 63 0.04    
1891 5/30 80 58 0.73    
1892 5/30 62 51 0    
1893 5/30 79 54 T    
1894 5/30 70 50 0    
1895 5/30 78 55 0.79    
1896 5/30 74 59 T    
1897 5/30 67 37 0    
1898 5/30 70 47 0    
1899 5/30 83 57 T    
1900 5/30 79 61 0.03    
1901 5/30 71 44 0    
1902 5/30 68 54 0    
1903 5/30 59 50 0.43    
1904 5/30 79 49 0    
1905 5/30 68 48 0    
1906 5/30 79 49 0    
1907 5/30 60 48 0    
1908 5/30 64 50 T    
1909 5/30 66 55 0    
1910 5/30 76 51 T    
1911 5/30 82 62 0.02    
1912 5/30 81 55 0    
1913 5/30 83 65 0.30    
1914 5/30 78 54 0    
1915 5/30 66 50 0    
1916 5/30 82 58 0    
1917 5/30 63 57 0.12    
1918 5/30 86 65 0.05    
1919 5/30 83 68 0.10    
1920 5/30 81 61 0    
1921 5/30 78 61 0.01    
1922 5/30 61 52 0.02    
1923 5/30 78 61 0.61    
1924 5/30 69 41 0    
1925 5/30 90 68 0    
1926 5/30 88 61 0    
1927 5/30 75 50 0    
1928 5/30 66 55 0.44    
1929 5/30 88 56 0    
1930 5/30 69 41 0    
1931 5/30 75 51 T    
1932 5/30 69 58 T    
1933 5/30 78 52 0    
1934 5/30 105 72 0    
1935 5/30 72 55 0    
1936 5/30 90 65 0    
1937 5/30 82 66 0.36    
1938 5/30 81 62 0    
1939 5/30 96 67 0    
1940 5/30 75 57 0    
1941 5/30 87 68 T    
1942 5/30 91 67 T    
1943 5/30 80 64 0.68    
1944 5/30 86 64 0    
1945 5/30 79 43 0    
1946 5/30 75 53 0.88    
1947 5/30 67 37 0    
1948 5/30 62 51 0.33    
1949 5/30 83 63 T    
1950 5/30 77 51 0    
1951 5/30 85 58 0.01    
1952 5/30 68 52 T    
1953 5/30 86 59 T    
1954 5/30 78 53 0.34 T  
1955 5/30 78 44 0    
1956 5/30 81 62 0.01    
1957 5/30 80 57 0    
1958 5/30 86 63 0.11    
1959 5/30 77 61 1.35    
1960 5/30 82 50 0    
1961 5/30 69 58 1.05    
1962 5/30 79 58 0.03    
1963 5/30 89 56 0.00    
1964 5/30 68 51 0    
1965 5/30 75 46 0    
1966 5/30 74 48 T    
1967 5/30 53 50 1.99    
1968 5/30 76 50 0    
1969 5/30 85 55 0    
1970 5/30 84 59 0.46    
1971 5/31 81 57 0    
1972 5/29 69 56 0.02    
1973 5/28 80 54 T    
1974 5/27 79 58 0.01    
1975 5/26 74 52 T    
1976 5/31 78 52 0    
1977 5/30 76 61 0.02    
1978 5/29 70 56 1.17    
1979 5/28 88 53 0    
1980 5/26 90 60 0.83    
1981 5/25 75 49 0    
1982 5/31 61 45 0    
1983 5/30 64 43 0.02    
1984 5/28 66 46 0.14    
1985 5/27 75 57 0.05    
1986 5/26 73 48 0.12    
1987 5/25 75 54 0.53    
1988 5/30 88 69 0    
1989 5/29 95 61 0    
1990 5/28 79 50 0    
1991 5/27 88 62 T    
1992 5/25 56 42 0.08    
1993 5/31 70 43 0    
1994 5/30 93 64 0    
1995 5/29 76 45 0    
1996 5/27 56 48 1.07    
1997 5/26 56 47 0.65    
1998 5/25 68 50 0    
1999 5/31 64 55 0.03    
2000 5/29 86 56 0.25    
2001 5/28 75 52 0    
2002 5/27 83 50 0    
2003 5/26 80 45 0    
2004 5/31 73 53 T    
2005 5/30 76 44 0.02    
2006 5/29 88 69 0    
2007 5/28 83 62 0    
2008 5/26 69 53 0.05    
2009 5/25 87 56 0    
2010 5/31 84 43 0    
2011 5/30 90 63 0.51    
2012 5/28 74 57 0.30    
2013 5/27 75 57 1.02    
2014 5/26 80 63 0.59    
2015 5/25 80 58 T    
2016 5/30 88 62 0    
2017 5/29 72 46 T    
2018 5/28          

 

* SOG = Snow on ground