Local Climate Data for the Dubuque Area

The information on this page is intended to make local climate data easy to access and analyze.  Please feel free to email us with any suggestions or questions.

Date of last spring freeze as measured at the Dubuque Lock and Dam.  Notice the shift to earlier dates.  (The y-axis is months, with 4 being April.)

Download data sets

Each was downloaded from NOAA Climate Data Online in the csv format that Excel can read.

Download example plots of data

Download Python code

  • Zip file of preliminary code. See Readme.txt for details.