Weather History for Ames, IA

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Thursday, October 13, 2011

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 58 °F 52 °F  
Max Temperature 70 °F 64 °F 80 °F (1996)
Min Temperature 46 °F 40 °F 26 °F (2002)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 8 13  
Month to date heating degree days 147  
Since 1 July heating degree days 291  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 10  
Year to date cooling degree days 752  
Growing Degree Days 8 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 47 °F    
Average Humidity 73    
Maximum Humidity 94    
Minimum Humidity 40    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.09 in 1.64 in (2014)
Month to date precipitation 1.03  
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.70 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 12 mph (WNW)    
Max Wind Speed 22 mph    
Max Gust Speed 37 mph    
Visibility 10 miles    
Events      
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Oct. 13, 2011 Rise Set
Actual Time 7:24 AM CDT 6:36 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 6:56 AM CDT 7:04 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 6:23 AM CDT 7:36 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:51 AM CDT 8:09 PM CDT
Moon 7:09 PM CDT (10/13) 8:59 AM CDT (10/13)
Length of Visible Light 12h 08m
Length of Day
11h 12m
Full, 98% of the Moon is Illuminated
Oct 13
Full
Oct 19
Last Quarter
Oct 26
New
Nov 2
First Quarter
Nov 10
Full

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (CDT) Temp. Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:09 AM 57.2 °F 55.4 °F 94% 29.68 in 10.0 mi WNW 11.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
12:16 AM 55.4 °F 53.6 °F 94% 29.68 in 10.0 mi WNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
12:53 AM 55.0 °F 53.1 °F 93% 29.67 in 9.0 mi WNW 11.5 mph - N/A   Clear
1:53 AM 54.0 °F 52.0 °F 93% 29.68 in 10.0 mi NW 10.4 mph 19.6 mph N/A   Clear
2:53 AM 53.1 °F 51.1 °F 93% 29.68 in 10.0 mi NW 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
3:53 AM 53.1 °F 51.1 °F 93% 29.68 in 10.0 mi WNW 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
4:53 AM 51.1 °F 48.9 °F 92% 29.69 in 10.0 mi WNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Clear
5:53 AM 50.0 °F 46.9 °F 89% 29.70 in 10.0 mi WNW 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
6:53 AM 50.0 °F 46.0 °F 86% 29.71 in 10.0 mi WNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Clear
7:53 AM 50.0 °F 46.0 °F 86% 29.72 in 10.0 mi WNW 11.5 mph - N/A   Clear
8:53 AM 53.1 °F 46.9 °F 80% 29.72 in 10.0 mi NW 11.5 mph - N/A   Clear
10:53 AM 60.1 °F 50.0 °F 69% 29.73 in 10.0 mi NW 16.1 mph - N/A   Clear
11:53 AM 64.0 °F 50.0 °F 60% 29.73 in 10.0 mi NW 19.6 mph 26.5 mph N/A   Clear
12:53 PM 66.9 °F 46.0 °F 47% 29.72 in 10.0 mi NW 19.6 mph 27.6 mph N/A   Clear
1:53 PM 69.1 °F 44.1 °F 40% 29.70 in 10.0 mi WNW 21.9 mph 36.8 mph N/A   Clear
3:53 PM 66.0 °F 43.0 °F 43% 29.68 in 10.0 mi WNW 21.9 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
4:53 PM 64.0 °F 41.0 °F 43% 29.68 in 10.0 mi WNW 16.1 mph 24.2 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
5:53 PM 64.0 °F 42.1 °F 45% 29.68 in 10.0 mi WNW 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
7:53 PM 57.0 °F 43.0 °F 59% 29.72 in 10.0 mi NNW 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
8:53 PM 52.0 °F 42.1 °F 69% 29.73 in 10.0 mi WNW 5.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
9:53 PM 50.0 °F 42.1 °F 74% 29.74 in 10.0 mi WNW 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
10:53 PM 46.9 °F 39.9 °F 77% 29.74 in 10.0 mi West 9.2 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
11:53 PM 48.0 °F 39.0 °F 71% 29.73 in 10.0 mi West 10.4 mph - N/A   Clear