Dubuque broke a daily rainfall record Monday.

The National Weather Service reports 1.15 inches of rain fell at Dubuque Regional Airport.

This amount tops the previous mark for Aug. 12 of 0.95 inches, set in 1999.

Dubuque has received 2.99 inches of rain this month, 1.28 inches above normal.

The city has received 29.10 inches of rain for the year. The average for this time of the year is 23.29 inches.

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