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Flooding Threats in the West and the Southeast

The active monsoon season will continue the rest of the week for portions of the Southwest into the Great Basin and Rockies. A stalling front and Gulf moisture will produce slow-moving storms capable of producing heavy rain and flash flooding along the Gulf Coast. Localized areas of critical fire weather conditions are possible in the Pacific Northwest into the Northern Plains Thursday. Read More >

Climate/Almanac Data     -      Mar Normals     -     Mar Records
 
MARCH
 

 Site (Click site name for report)

Avg
Temp
Normal
1991-2020
Dept
From
Normal
Precip
Total
Normal
​1991-2020
Dept
From
Normal
Snow
Total
Normal
​1991-2020
Dept
From
Normal
  Burlington 40.5° 40.7° -0.2° 2.51" 2.43" +0.08" NA NA NA
  Cedar Rapids 36.0° 36.5° -0.5° 2.74" 1.99" +0.75" NA NA NA
  Davenport 39.1° 38.6° +0.5° 3.23" 2.34" +0.89" 3.9" NA NA
  Dubuque 36.0° 35.2° +0.8° 2.87" 2.25" +0.62" 5.6" 5.7" -0.1"
  Iowa City 38.9° 39.5° -0.6° 2.45" 2.21" +0.24" NA NA NA
  Moline 40.4° 39.7° +0.7° 3.45" 2.62" +0.83" 3.7" 4.4" -0.7"
The ranking is listed in parentheses (__) when within the "Top 10".
 
   March 2022 was just about normal in regards to the average temperature. 
   Precipitation totals for March 2022 were about normal to around three quarters of an inch above normal.
   Snowfall totals for March 2022 were about normal to 1 inch below normal.
   Please see Mar Records for monthly record information.
 
 
The climate maps below are courtesy of the Midwest Regional Climate Center.
These maps become available around 10am on the first of the month.
           
Average
Temperature
Average
Temperature
Departure from Mean
Accumulated
Precipitation
Accumulated
Precipitation
Percent of Mean
Accumulated
Snowfall
Accumulated
Snowfall
Percent of Mean
NA NA NA NA NA NA
 
 
 
A LOOK AHEAD
 
 
April
Temperature Outlook
April
Precipitation Outlook
April - June
Temperature Outlook
April - June
Precipitation Outlook
NA NA NA NA