Weather History for Ames, IA

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Month of April, 2011

  Max Avg Min Sum
Temperature  
Max Temperature 89 °F 60 °F 41 °F
Mean Temperature 69 °F 49 °F 38 °F
Min Temperature 49 °F 37 °F 25 °F
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days (base 65) 27 16 0 494
Cooling Degree Days (base 65) 4 0 0 4
Growing Degree Days (base 50) 18 2 0 72
Dew Point  
Dew Point 65 °F 38 °F 19 °F
Precipitation  
Precipitation 1.17 in 0.13 in 0.00 in 3.96 in
Snowdepth - - - -
Wind  
Wind 37 mph 12 mph 0 mph
Gust Wind 51 mph 25 mph 16 mph
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.33 in 29.80 in 29.17 in

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Astronomy

Apr. 08, 2011 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:45 AM CDT 7:47 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 6:17 AM CDT 8:16 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:43 AM CDT 8:50 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:07 AM CDT 9:25 PM CDT
Moon 9:26 AM CDT (4/8) 12:09 AM CDT (4/8)
Length of Visible Light 13h 58m
Length of Day
13h 01m
Waxing Crescent, 23% of the Moon is Illuminated
Apr 8
Waxing Crescent
Apr 11
First Quarter
Apr 17
Full
Apr 24
Last Quarter
May 3
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Weather History Calendar

Precipitation Actual month total 3.96 Normal Month Total: 3.50
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
 
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
59 | 38 0.00
Average:
55 | 33 0.10
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
62 | 29 0.00
Average:
55 | 33 0.10
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
82 | 43 0.00
Average:
56 | 34 0.10
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
52 | 28 0.00
Average:
56 | 34 0.10
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
66 | 25 0.00
Average:
57 | 34 0.10
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
65 | 39 0.00
Average:
57 | 35 0.10
Rain
Actual:
59 | 33 0.48
Average:
58 | 35 0.10
Overcast
Actual:
53 | 45 0.01
Average:
58 | 35 0.10
Fog
Actual:
77 | 49 0.00
Average:
59 | 36 0.10
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
89 | 48 0.00
Average:
59 | 36 0.10
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
65 | 40 0.00
Average:
60 | 36 0.19
Clear
Actual:
69 | 31 0.00
Average:
60 | 37 0.19
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
74 | 41 0.00
Average:
61 | 37 0.19
Rain
Actual:
56 | 43 0.18
Average:
61 | 37 0.19
Snow
Actual:
44 | 37 0.80
Average:
62 | 38 0.19
Snow
Actual:
52 | 34 0.10
Average:
62 | 38 0.19
Rain
Actual:
50 | 31 0.16
Average:
62 | 39 0.19
Overcast
Actual:
46 | 37 0.02
Average:
63 | 39 0.19
Thunderstorm
Actual:
41 | 34 0.77
Average:
63 | 39 0.19
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
50 | 33 0.00
Average:
64 | 40 0.10
Rain
Actual:
47 | 29 0.02
Average:
64 | 40 0.10
Rain
Actual:
50 | 43 0.09
Average:
64 | 40 0.10
Fog
Actual:
53 | 39 0.00
Average:
65 | 41 0.10
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
57 | 31 0.00
Average:
65 | 41 0.10
Rain
Actual:
58 | 39 1.17
Average:
66 | 42 0.10
Rain
Actual:
51 | 42 0.13
Average:
66 | 42 0.10
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
58 | 39 0.00
Average:
66 | 42 0.10
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
64 | 36 0.00
Average:
67 | 43 0.10
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
69 | 33 0.00
Average:
67 | 43 0.11
Rain
Actual:
69 | 47 0.03
Average:
67 | 44 0.11
 

Calendar Legend

Sunny
Clear
Mostly Cloudy
Partly Sunny
Partly Cloudy
Mostly Sunny
Cloudy Rain Snow
Hail
Flurries
Thunderstorms Hazy
Fog
Sleet '?' denotes
'chance of'
Unknown

Daily Weather History & Observations

2011 Temp. (°F) Dew Point (°F) Humidity (%) Sea Level Press. (in) Visibility (mi) Wind (mph) Precip. (in) Events
Apr high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg high sum  
1 59 49 38 38 32 24 92 60 28 29.84 29.71 29.63 10 9 4 33 16 43 0.00  
2 62 46 29 33 28 22 78 50 22 29.98 29.87 29.72 10 10 10 21 8 29 0.00  
3 82 63 43 57 43 32 70 55 39 29.57 29.35 29.17 10 10 9 36 18 45 0.00  
4 52 40 28 36 27 19 76 52 28 29.90 29.70 29.47 10 10 9 37 21 51 0.00  
5 66 46 25 31 23 19 81 50 18 29.88 29.72 29.56 10 10 10 23 9 30 0.00  
6 65 52 39 39 31 22 66 43 20 29.95 29.76 29.54 10 10 10 20 9 26 0.00  
7 59 46 33 45 37 28 93 63 33 30.00 29.94 29.87 10 8 2 20 6 25 0.48 Rain
8 53 49 45 47 45 43 93 85 77 29.95 29.90 29.85 10 6 2 16 9 22 0.01  
9 77 63 49 65 53 46 100 82 64 29.89 29.77 29.54 10 4 0 22 12 30 0.00 Fog
10 89 69 48 63 55 42 77 55 32 29.72 29.47 29.34 10 10 10 37 19 44 0.00  
11 65 53 40 41 35 28 83 55 26 30.00 29.84 29.69 10 10 9 29 14 37 0.00  
12 69 50 31 40 35 30 89 58 26 30.13 30.06 30.00 10 10 7 12 3 16 0.00  
13 74 58 41 44 39 33 82 55 27 30.06 30.02 29.97 10 10 10 25 6 33 0.00  
14 56 50 43 46 41 35 80 67 54 30.05 29.99 29.90 10 9 2 23 14 33 0.18 Rain
15 44 41 37 42 38 32 93 80 67 29.89 29.58 29.48 10 5 2 28 17 40 0.80 Rain , Snow
16 52 43 34 37 33 30 100 75 50 29.89 29.70 29.52 10 9 4 30 20 39 0.10 Snow
17 50 41 31 38 32 28 92 71 50 29.92 29.86 29.72 10 10 4 15 8 21 0.16 Rain
18 46 42 37 39 37 35 92 84 76 29.93 29.88 29.81 10 10 8 20 10 23 0.02  
19 41 38 34 37 34 29 92 86 79 29.97 29.79 29.67 10 6 2 29 15 39 0.77 Rain , Thunderstorm
20 50 42 33 37 33 29 96 78 60 30.29 30.15 29.96 10 10 10 20 9 24 0.00  
21 47 38 29 41 36 28 96 81 65 30.33 30.16 29.98 10 7 2 21 9 30 0.02 Rain
22 50 47 43 48 45 41 100 95 89 29.97 29.74 29.65 7 4 0 18 8 24 0.09 Fog , Rain
23 53 46 39 47 40 34 100 82 63 30.06 29.87 29.67 10 8 0 30 12 38 0.00 Fog
24 57 44 31 40 36 30 100 74 47 30.11 30.04 29.97 10 9 4 10 2 12 0.00  
25 58 49 39 48 45 35 100 78 55 30.00 29.70 29.49 10 6 2 20 9 36 1.17 Rain
26 51 47 42 48 46 40 100 92 83 29.59 29.42 29.32 10 7 1 23 11 28 0.13 Rain
27 58 49 39 40 37 33 89 68 47 29.71 29.63 29.58 10 10 9 23 12 28 0.00  
28 64 50 36 40 36 33 85 61 36 29.96 29.82 29.70 10 10 10 31 15 39 0.00  
29 69 51 33 46 40 34 92 66 39 29.97 29.83 29.66 10 10 8 29 14 39 0.00  
30 69 58 47 51 43 26 83 54 24 29.82 29.63 29.54 10 10 9 26 15 33 0.03 Rain