Weather History for Ames, IA

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Week of October 14, 2012 through October 20, 2012

  Max Avg Min Sum
Temperature  
Max Temperature 75 °F 60 °F 48 °F
Mean Temperature 61 °F 51 °F 46 °F
Min Temperature 47 °F 42 °F 35 °F
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days (base 65) 19 14 4 96
Cooling Degree Days (base 65) 0 0 0 0
Growing Degree Days (base 50) 10 3 0 20
Dew Point  
Dew Point 64 °F 44 °F 33 °F
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.44 in 0.12 in 0.00 in 0.82 in
Snowdepth - - - -
Wind  
Wind 39 mph 11 mph 0 mph
Gust Wind 51 mph 26 mph 17 mph
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.00 in 29.63 in 29.32 in

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Astronomy

Oct. 18, 2012 Rise Set
Actual Time 7:30 AM CDT 6:27 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 7:02 AM CDT 6:55 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 6:30 AM CDT 7:28 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:57 AM CDT 8:00 PM CDT
Moon 11:17 AM CDT (10/18) 8:58 PM CDT (10/18)
Length of Visible Light 11h 52m
Length of Day
10h 56m
Waxing Crescent, 14% of the Moon is Illuminated
Oct 18
Waxing Crescent
Oct 21
First Quarter
Oct 29
Full
Nov 6
Last Quarter
Nov 13
New

Daily Weather History & Observations

2012 Temp. (°F) Dew Point (°F) Humidity (%) Sea Level Press. (in) Visibility (mi) Wind (mph) Precip. (in) Events
Oct high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg high sum  
14 61 51 40 64 51 37 100 79 57 29.94 29.71 29.54 10 8 3 33 15 44 0.30 Rain , Thunderstorm
15 67 51 35 43 39 34 92 65 37 30.00 29.93 29.83 10 10 10 10 4 13 0.00  
16 75 61 47 52 47 43 86 65 44 29.81 29.54 29.42 10 10 7 20 10 23 0.00  
17 62 55 47 53 45 33 80 64 47 29.48 29.40 29.32 10 10 10 28 14 36 0.05 Rain
18 49 46 42 45 41 33 93 75 56 29.43 29.39 29.33 10 8 4 39 18 51 0.44 Rain
19 48 46 43 45 43 41 100 93 86 29.78 29.61 29.43 10 8 2 22 12 29 0.03 Rain
20 56 49 42 46 43 41 96 84 71 29.87 29.82 29.78 10 10 10 12 4 15 0.00