MLK Day Weather History Reports

 
 
In 1983, legislation was signed creating a federal holiday marking the birthday of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 
The federal holiday was first observed in 1986.  For the sake of these reports, the third Mondays in January for
the entire period of record were analyzed.
 
For more information, see: MLK Day.gov
 
 
 

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...THE MOLINE IL WEATHER HISTORY REPORT FOR... | ...THE DUBUQUE IA WEATHER HISTORY REPORT FOR...
...MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY... | ...MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY...
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CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010 | CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1872 TO 2013 | CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1874 TO 2013
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WEATHER OBSERVED % OF | WEATHER OBSERVED % OF
VALUE DATE(S) RECORD | VALUE DATE(S) RECORD
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TEMPERATURE (F) | TEMPERATURE (F)
NORMAL HIGH 31 | NORMAL HIGH 26-27
NORMAL LOW 14 | NORMAL LOW 11
WARMEST HIGH 64 01/21/1957 | WARMEST HIGH 54 01/16/1933
COLDEST LOW -24 01/15/1979 | COLDEST LOW -30 01/16/1888
COLDEST HIGH -1 01/19/1970 | COLDEST HIGH -6 01/19/1970
WARMEST LOW 40 01/15/1894 | WARMEST LOW 39 01/15/1894
AVERAGE MAX 28.7 | AVERAGE MAX 25.4
AVERAGE MIN 12.5 | AVERAGE MIN 9.8
MEAN 20.6 | MEAN 17.6
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DAYS MAX 60 - 69 1 0.7% | DAYS MAX 60 - 69 0 0.0%
DAYS MAX 50 - 59 6 4.3% | DAYS MAX 50 - 59 5 3.6%
DAYS MAX 40 - 49 20 14.3% | DAYS MAX 40 - 49 13 9.4%
DAYS MAX 33 - 39 29 20.7% | DAYS MAX 33 - 39 28 20.1%
DAYS MAX 30 - 32 14 10.0% | DAYS MAX 30 - 32 7 5.0%
DAYS MAX 20 - 29 38 27.1% | DAYS MAX 20 - 29 42 30.2%
DAYS MAX 10 - 19 19 13.6% | DAYS MAX 10 - 19 25 18.0%
DAYS MAX 0 - 9 12 8.6% | DAYS MAX 0 - 9 15 10.8%
DAYS MAX -9 - -1 1 0.7% | DAYS MAX -9 - -1 4 2.9%
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DAYS MIN 40 - 49 1 0.7% | DAYS MIN 40 - 49 0 0.0%
DAYS MIN 33 - 39 7 5.0% | DAYS MIN 33 - 39 5 3.6%
DAYS MIN 30 - 32 11 7.9% | DAYS MIN 30 - 32 10 7.2%
DAYS MIN 20 - 29 30 21.4% | DAYS MIN 20 - 29 25 18.0%
DAYS MIN 10 - 19 32 22.9% | DAYS MIN 10 - 19 29 20.9%
DAYS MIN 0 - 9 31 22.1% | DAYS MIN 0 - 9 37 26.6%
DAYS MIN -9 - -1 17 12.1% | DAYS MIN -9 - -1 20 14.4%
DAYS MIN -19 - -10 8 5.7% | DAYS MIN -19 - -10 8 5.8%
DAYS MIN -29 - -20 3 2.1% | DAYS MIN -29 - -20 4 2.9%
DAYS MIN -39 - -30 0 0.0% | DAYS MIN -39 - -30 1 0.7%
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PRECIPITATION (IN) | PRECIPITATION (IN)
NORMAL 0.04-0.05 | NORMAL 0.03-0.04
GREATEST VALUE 0.60 01/15/1877 | GREATEST VALUE 1.08 01/15/1906
AVERAGE 0.04 | AVERAGE 0.04
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DAYS = 0.00 75 52.8% | DAYS = 0.00 77 55.0%
DAYS = T 22 15.5% | DAYS = T 23 16.4%
DAYS 0.01 - 0.09 26 18.3% | DAYS 0.01 - 0.09 22 15.7%
DAYS 0.10 - 0.49 18 12.7% | DAYS 0.10 - 0.49 17 12.1%
DAYS 0.50 - 0.99 1 0.7% | DAYS 0.50 - 0.99 0 0.0%
DAYS >= 1.00 0 0.0% | DAYS >= 1.00 1 0.7%
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SNOW/SLEET/HAIL (IN) | SNOW/SLEET/HAIL (IN)
NORMAL 0.3 | NORMAL 0.3
GREATEST VALUE 4.2 01/21/2008 + | GREATEST VALUE 5.2 01/21/2008
AVERAGE 0.3 | AVERAGE 0.4
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DAYS = 0.0 74 57.8% | DAYS = 0.0 36 52.9%
DAYS = T 18 14.1% | DAYS = T 12 17.6%
DAYS 0.1 - 0.9 21 16.4% | DAYS 0.1 - 0.9 11 16.2%
DAYS 1.0 - 1.9 9 7.0% | DAYS 1.0 - 1.9 4 5.9%
DAYS 2.0 - 2.9 2 1.6% | DAYS 2.0 - 2.9 1 1.5%
DAYS 3.0 - 3.9 2 1.6% | DAYS 3.0 - 3.9 1 1.5%
DAYS 4.0 - 4.9 2 1.6% | DAYS 4.0 - 4.9 2 2.9%
DAYS 5.0 - 5.9 0 0.0% | DAYS 5.0 - 5.9 1 1.5%
DAYS >= 6.0 0 0.0% | DAYS >= 6.0 0 0.0%
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SNOW DEPTH (IN) | SNOW DEPTH (IN)
GREATEST VALUE 28 01/15/1979 | GREATEST VALUE 21 01/15/1979
AVERAGE 2 | AVERAGE 0
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DAYS = 0 18 17.6% | DAYS = 0 5 8.8%
DAYS = T 32 31.4% | DAYS = T 13 22.8%
DAYS >= 1 52 51.0% | DAYS >= 1 39 68.4%
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DATE TX TN PP SF SD | DATE TX TN PP SF SD
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01/21/2013 13 3 T T T | 01/21/2013 10 -3 T T T
01/16/2012 43 32 0.00 0.0 2 | 01/16/2012 39 28 0.00 0.0 3
01/17/2011 35 21 0.47 1.7 3 | 01/17/2011 32 17 0.46 4.7 5
01/18/2010 32 25 0.00 0.0 2 | 01/18/2010 28 23 0.00 0.0 4
01/19/2009 21 -2 T 0.1 6 | 01/19/2009 18 5 T 0.1 7
01/21/2008 30 10 0.22 4.2 1 | 01/21/2008 15 2 0.23 5.2 3
01/15/2007 28 13 0.05 1.0 1 | 01/15/2007 22 9 0.13 1.8 3
01/16/2006 52 28 0.00 0.0 0 | 01/16/2006 46 30 0.00 0.0 0
01/17/2005 12 1 0.00 0.0 MM | 01/17/2005 6 -9 0.00 0.0 MM
01/19/2004 20 4 0.00 0.0 0 | 01/19/2004 16 0 0.00 0.0 0
01/20/2003 25 17 0.00 0.0 0 | 01/20/2003 19 10 0.00 0.0 MM
01/21/2002 45 25 0.02 0.7 1 | 01/21/2002 42 23 0.00 0.0 MM
01/15/2001 34 29 T T 8 | 01/15/2001 33 24 T T MM
01/17/2000 27 23 0.04 0.3 T | 01/17/2000 23 19 0.01 0.1 MM
01/18/1999 36 24 0.11 1.2 3 | 01/18/1999 34 15 0.09 1.0 MM
01/19/1998 28 7 0.00 0.0 2 | 01/19/1998 24 13 T T MM
01/20/1997 43 20 0.00 MM 5 | 01/20/1997 37 22 0.00 MM MM
01/15/1996 33 24 0.00 0.0 0 | 01/15/1996 29 18 0.00 0.0 0
01/16/1995 34 30 0.00 0.0 0 | 01/16/1995 33 25 0.00 0.0 1
01/17/1994 13 -14 T T 4 | 01/17/1994 7 -20 T T 7
01/18/1993 23 2 0.00 0.0 3 | 01/18/1993 16 -2 0.00 0.0 4
01/20/1992 38 23 0.00 0.0 T | 01/20/1992 32 17 0.00 0.0 2
01/21/1991 15 -6 T T 4 | 01/21/1991 14 -14 0.00 0.0 10
01/15/1990 56 22 T 0.0 0 | 01/15/1990 51 23 0.00 0.0 T
01/16/1989 48 16 0.00 0.0 0 | 01/16/1989 39 16 0.00 0.0 T
01/18/1988 37 32 0.00 0.0 T | 01/18/1988 34 32 0.00 0.0 2
01/19/1987 30 16 0.00 0.0 T | 01/19/1987 26 9 T T T
01/20/1986 34 32 0.00 0.0 0 | 01/20/1986 32 29 0.00 0.0 5
01/21/1985 24 -4 T T 8 | 01/21/1985 22 0 0.02 0.2 8
01/16/1984 23 6 0.01 0.4 3 | 01/16/1984 17 1 0.01 0.6 4
01/17/1983 26 15 T T T | 01/17/1983 23 9 T T T
01/18/1982 25 7 0.00 0.0 4 | 01/18/1982 27 -1 0.00 0.0 MM
01/19/1981 45 29 0.00 0.0 0 | 01/19/1981 50 25 0.00 0.0 T
01/21/1980 32 17 0.04 0.4 T | 01/21/1980 29 17 0.01 0.1 0
01/15/1979 7 -24 0.04 0.4 28 | 01/15/1979 -2 -23 0.13 1.9 21
01/16/1978 11 2 0.00 0.0 3 | 01/16/1978 4 -8 0.00 0.0 6
01/17/1977 4 -22 0.00 0.0 2 | 01/17/1977 0 -2 0.00 0.0 2
01/19/1976 37 14 0.06 0.8 1 | 01/19/1976 35 12 0.02 0.2 1
01/20/1975 30 -8 0.00 0.0 1 | 01/20/1975 26 -8 0.00 0.0 1
01/21/1974 36 33 0.02 T T | 01/21/1974 33 32 T T T
01/15/1973 41 33 0.00 0.0 0 | 01/15/1973 37 32 0.00 0.0 T
01/17/1972 42 21 0.00 0.0 T | 01/17/1972 40 17 0.00 0.0 T
01/18/1971 13 -1 0.02 0.3 7 | 01/18/1971 10 -1 0.00 0.0 11
01/19/1970 -1 -17 0.02 0.2 2 | 01/19/1970 -6 -19 T T 12
01/20/1969 36 25 0.00 0.0 T | 01/20/1969 32 24 0.00 0.0 8
01/15/1968 29 -3 0.00 0.0 7 | 01/15/1968 26 3 0.00 0.0 6
01/16/1967 40 10 T T T | 01/16/1967 35 2 0.13 1.6 3
01/17/1966 8 -3 0.00 0.0 2 | 01/17/1966 5 -10 0.00 0.0 6
01/18/1965 23 4 0.00 0.0 2 | 01/18/1965 19 4 0.00 0.0 3
01/20/1964 45 31 0.16 1.0 T | 01/20/1964 41 28 0.00 0.0 1
01/21/1963 15 -16 0.13 2.9 4 | 01/21/1963 5 -23 0.06 0.8 7
01/15/1962 27 -2 T T 7 | 01/15/1962 19 2 0.00 0.0 11
01/16/1961 32 29 0.00 0.0 0 | 01/16/1961 31 24 0.00 0.0 T
01/18/1960 29 16 0.36 3.9 5 | 01/18/1960 27 14 0.38 4.1 11
01/19/1959 34 1 0.06 0.5 2 | 01/19/1959 26 2 T T 1
01/20/1958 32 27 0.13 1.3 1 | 01/20/1958 27 22 0.02 0.2 3
01/21/1957 64 36 0.29 0.0 T | 01/21/1957 50 33 T 0.0 2
01/16/1956 25 10 0.02 0.2 1 | 01/16/1956 26 12 0.01 0.1 2
01/17/1955 29 15 0.00 0.0 0 | 01/17/1955 25 8 0.00 0.0 T
01/18/1954 29 7 T T T | 01/18/1954 26 6 0.01 T T
01/19/1953 31 18 0.00 0.0 4 | 01/19/1953 28 15 0.02 0.2 2
01/21/1952 34 18 0.25 1.8 2 | 01/21/1952 30 11 0.26 2.2 2
01/15/1951 29 19 T T T | 01/15/1951 27 13 T T 4
01/16/1950 26 6 0.00 0.0 0 | 01/16/1950 23 2 0.00 0.0 0
01/17/1949 21 8 T T T | 01/17/1949 21 11 T T T
01/19/1948 25 5 0.01 0.1 T | 01/19/1948 24 2 0.04 0.4 3
01/20/1947 36 15 0.12 0.5 T | 01/20/1947 37 8 0.13 MM MM
01/21/1946 11 4 0.00 0.0 T | 01/21/1946 7 -2 0.00 MM MM
01/15/1945 29 12 0.02 0.3 6 | 01/15/1945 27 10 0.01 MM MM
01/17/1944 46 11 0.00 0.0 0 | 01/17/1944 44 18 0.00 MM MM
01/18/1943 15 -1 0.16 1.5 MM | 01/18/1943 15 -1 0.38 MM MM
01/19/1942 38 30 0.00 0.0 MM | 01/19/1942 39 29 0.00 MM MM
01/20/1941 28 8 0.00 0.0 MM | 01/20/1941 28 14 0.00 MM MM
01/15/1940 15 -3 0.00 0.0 MM | 01/15/1940 18 3 T MM MM
01/16/1939 24 11 0.01 0.1 MM | 01/16/1939 24 10 T MM MM
01/17/1938 34 29 T 0.0 MM | 01/17/1938 35 28 0.01 MM MM
01/18/1937 18 8 0.00 0.0 T | 01/18/1937 12 3 0.00 MM MM
01/20/1936 10 -7 0.00 0.0 7 | 01/20/1936 4 -11 0.00 MM MM
01/21/1935 0 -11 0.14 1.4 MM | 01/21/1935 -3 -14 0.05 MM MM
01/15/1934 37 25 0.00 0.0 MM | 01/15/1934 39 24 0.00 MM MM
01/16/1933 56 28 0.00 0.0 MM | 01/16/1933 54 27 T MM MM
01/18/1932 34 22 0.00 0.0 MM | 01/18/1932 30 16 0.00 MM MM
01/19/1931 33 23 0.03 0.2 2 | 01/19/1931 33 20 0.05 MM MM
01/20/1930 16 7 0.08 1.5 10 | 01/20/1930 8 1 0.03 MM MM
01/21/1929 29 15 0.00 0.0 2 | 01/21/1929 27 7 0.00 MM MM
01/16/1928 35 30 0.02 0.0 0 | 01/16/1928 34 28 T MM MM
01/17/1927 35 17 0.02 0.2 2 | 01/17/1927 34 13 0.01 MM MM
01/18/1926 47 25 0.00 0.0 0 | 01/18/1926 42 19 0.00 MM MM
01/19/1925 31 4 0.00 0.0 1 | 01/19/1925 35 9 0.00 MM MM
01/21/1924 9 -13 0.00 0.0 7 | 01/21/1924 8 -14 0.00 MM MM
01/15/1923 38 29 0.00 0.0 T | 01/15/1923 35 25 0.00 MM MM
01/16/1922 34 12 0.00 0.0 0 | 01/16/1922 34 10 0.00 MM MM
01/17/1921 15 2 0.00 0.0 1 | 01/17/1921 14 0 0.00 MM MM
01/19/1920 20 11 T T T | 01/19/1920 15 9 T MM MM
01/20/1919 38 28 0.00 0.0 T | 01/20/1919 33 30 0.00 MM MM
01/21/1918 21 11 T T 9 | 01/21/1918 23 12 T MM MM
01/15/1917 9 -1 T T 2 | 01/15/1917 7 -7 0.00 MM MM
01/17/1916 14 -7 0.00 0.0 2 | 01/17/1916 10 -7 T MM MM
01/18/1915 25 13 0.00 0.0 T | 01/18/1915 23 8 0.00 MM MM
01/19/1914 53 37 0.00 0.0 T | 01/19/1914 44 34 0.00 MM MM
01/20/1913 26 6 T T T | 01/20/1913 23 5 T MM MM
01/15/1912 3 -10 0.00 0.0 3 | 01/15/1912 2 -10 0.00 MM MM
01/16/1911 16 8 0.24 2.5 T | 01/16/1911 14 4 0.00 MM MM
01/17/1910 38 32 0.09 0.1 7 | 01/17/1910 34 32 0.22 MM MM
01/18/1909 27 11 T T T | 01/18/1909 27 7 0.00 MM MM
01/20/1908 45 35 0.00 0.0 T | 01/20/1908 45 34 0.00 MM MM
01/21/1907 30 6 0.00 0.0 T | 01/21/1907 20 1 0.01 MM MM
01/15/1906 51 25 0.32 0.3 T | 01/15/1906 39 23 1.08 MM MM
01/16/1905 24 5 0.00 0.0 3 | 01/16/1905 19 0 0.00 MM MM
01/18/1904 26 13 0.00 0.0 1 | 01/18/1904 25 13 T MM MM
01/19/1903 33 15 0.00 0.0 T | 01/19/1903 29 13 0.00 MM MM
01/20/1902 35 29 0.31 3.9 4 | 01/20/1902 34 30 0.17 MM MM
01/21/1901 44 28 0.00 0.0 0 | 01/21/1901 43 25 0.00 MM MM
01/15/1900 41 32 T 0.0 MM | 01/15/1900 36 31 0.34 MM MM
01/16/1899 47 30 0.00 0.0 MM | 01/16/1899 43 21 0.00 MM MM
01/17/1898 32 10 0.00 0.0 MM | 01/17/1898 28 5 0.00 MM MM
01/18/1897 25 3 0.00 0.0 MM | 01/18/1897 16 -1 0.00 MM MM
01/20/1896 43 29 0.00 0.0 MM | 01/20/1896 37 28 0.00 0.0 MM
01/21/1895 27 18 0.20 0.4 MM | 01/21/1895 26 2 0.30 3.0 MM
01/15/1894 44 40 0.00 0.0 MM | 01/15/1894 44 39 0.00 0.0 MM
01/16/1893 7 -2 T T MM | 01/16/1893 5 -7 0.00 MM MM
01/18/1892 9 2 0.08 0.8 MM | 01/18/1892 9 0 0.12 MM MM
01/19/1891 44 28 0.00 0.0 MM | 01/19/1891 46 24 0.00 MM MM
01/20/1890 15 3 T 0.0 MM | 01/20/1890 10 0 0.01 MM MM
01/21/1889 26 -1 0.00 0.0 MM | 01/21/1889 22 -4 0.00 MM MM
01/16/1888 2 -23 0.00 0.0 MM | 01/16/1888 0 -30 0.00 MM MM
01/17/1887 30 -5 0.00 0.0 MM | 01/17/1887 23 -9 0.00 MM MM
01/18/1886 16 9 0.36 4.2 MM | 01/18/1886 14 8 0.18 MM MM
01/19/1885 3 -14 0.00 0.0 MM | 01/19/1885 -2 -21 0.00 MM MM
01/21/1884 31 1 0.00 MM MM | 01/21/1884 29 -5 0.00 MM MM
01/15/1883 30 10 0.01 MM MM | 01/15/1883 22 -3 0.01 MM MM
01/16/1882 33 6 0.00 MM MM | 01/16/1882 25 15 0.00 MM MM
01/17/1881 15 -10 0.00 MM MM | 01/17/1881 12 -14 0.00 MM MM
01/19/1880 49 36 0.34 MM MM | 01/19/1880 42 32 0.30 MM MM
01/20/1879 20 5 0.00 MM MM | 01/20/1879 24 -4 T MM MM
01/21/1878 38 30 0.00 MM MM | 01/21/1878 37 30 0.00 MM MM
01/15/1877 20 12 0.60 MM MM | 01/15/1877 17 7 0.20 MM MM
01/17/1876 50 37 0.00 MM MM | 01/17/1876 52 37 0.00 MM MM
01/18/1875 7 -3 0.03 MM MM | 01/18/1875 12 -5 0.00 MM MM
01/19/1874 40 27 0.05 MM MM | 01/19/1874 MM MM 0.03 MM MM
01/20/1873 MM MM 0.03 MM MM | 01/20/1873 MM MM MM MM MM
01/15/1872 MM MM 0.01 MM MM | 01/15/1872 MM MM MM MM MM
 
 


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