Fort Dodge Iowa Climate Data

Monthly Average Climate Data for Fort Dodge Iowa

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MonthAvg. LowAvg. HighAvg. Precip
January8.8 °F26.3 °F0.91 in.
February12.8 °F30.6 °F1.23 in.
March24.7 °F43.9 °F2.07 in.
April35.9 °F58.8 °F3.79 in.
May48.5 °F70.1 °F5.09 in.
June59.3 °F80.0 °F5.47 in.
July62.9 °F83.1 °F4.21 in.
August60.0 °F80.8 °F4.84 in.
September51.0 °F74.8 °F3.21 in.
October38.5 °F61.7 °F2.56 in.
November26.1 °F45.3 °F1.68 in.
December15.0 °F31.7 °F1.32 in.
Annual37 °F57.3 °F36.38 in.

Climate Data for Fort Dodge Iowa

Average First Frost DateOct. 1 - Oct. 10
Average Last Frost DateMay 11 - May 20
Average Days With Frost125-150 Days
Plant Hardiness Zone - 2023Zone 5a : -20°F to -15°F
Plant Hardiness Zone - 2012Zone 5a : -20°F to -15°F
Current Drought ConditionsAbnormally Dry
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers With Year Around Precipitation