Dubuque, Iowa 

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Weather in Dubuque, Iowa

The most pleasant months of the year for Dubuque are June, August and September. In Dubuque, there are 5 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Dubuque with an average high temperature of 83.4°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Iowa. December is the snowiest month in Dubuque with 10.8 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall. July is the most humid month, though humidity is low for most of the year.


Today's Weather - Dubuque, IA

6 PM PST

Partly Cloudy then Chance Snow Showers

11°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TonightPartly Cloudy then Chance Snow Showers9° / 21°W 5 to 10 mph
Wednesday NightMostly Cloudy17° / 41°E 5 to 15 mph
Thursday NightMostly Cloudy28° / 39°SW 0 to 5 mph
Friday NightChance Rain And Snow25° / 30°W 0 to 5 mph
Saturday NightSlight Chance Light Snow then Mostly Cloudy9° / 19°NW 5 to 10 mph
Sunday NightMostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Light Snow10° / 26°W 0 mph
Monday NightSlight Chance Light Snow then Mostly Cloudy17° / 30°W 0 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 83 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 11
Rain: averages 36 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 37 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Dubuque area is 6.7 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Iowa.

6.7 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January27° 11°
February32° 15°
March45° 26°
April59° 38°
May70° 49°
June80° 59°
July83° 63°
August81° 61°
September74° 52°
October61° 40°
November46° 29°
December31° 16°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Dubuque
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January03086
February02685
March023103
April07111
May01130
June20110
July50100
August3090
September1090
October0690
November01992
December029106

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


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Reviews for Dubuque    13 Reviews
Great town to live in! - 3/2/2018
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Sad town - 7/14/2016
This town is not for ANYONE that is not from a different ethnicity. THEY ACT THE ROLE BUT THEY ARE NOT SINCERE TGEY DO NOT LISTEN AND THEY DON'T WANT TO HELP ANYONE FROM... Read More

Mixed Bag - 11/4/2015
DBQ is like most places where it can be good or bad depending on your perspective. My biggest problem, by far, is that I struggle to appreciate the vast majority of... Read More


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