Marathon, Iowa 

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Weather in Marathon, Iowa

The most pleasant months of the year for Marathon are June, August and September. In Marathon, there are 5 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Marathon with an average high temperature of 83.1°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Iowa. December is the snowiest month in Marathon with 8.4 inches of snow, and 7 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 - Marathon, IA

6 PM PST

Mostly Cloudy

61°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TonightMostly Cloudy47° / 58°SE 15 mph
Thursday NightRain31° / 39°NE 10 to 15 mph
Friday NightChance Rain then Partly Cloudy25° / 47°N 10 to 15 mph
Saturday NightPartly Cloudy33° / 59°SE 5 to 10 mph
Sunday NightChance Light Rain48° / 66°SSE 10 to 15 mph
Monday NightChance Light Rain51° / 72°SSE 5 to 10 mph
Tuesday NightChance Light Rain46° / 59°WNW 10 to 15 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 83 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 8
Rain: averages 33 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 34 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Marathon area is 6.8 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Iowa.

6.8 / 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
January26°
February31° 13°
March44° 24°
April59° 36°
May71° 48°
June80° 58°
July83° 62°
August81° 60°
September74° 50°
October61° 38°
November44° 25°
December29° 12°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Marathon
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January03155
February02754
March02573
April010101
May11110
June30110
July5090
August2080
September1180
October0880
November02363
December03065

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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