Weather History for Ames, IA

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Sunday, April 1, 2012

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 64 °F 44 °F  
Max Temperature 83 °F 55 °F 89 °F (2003)
Min Temperature 45 °F 33 °F 20 °F (2014)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 1 21  
Month to date heating degree days 1 21  
Since 1 July heating degree days 4933 6177  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Year to date cooling degree days 15 0  
Growing Degree Days 14 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 53 °F    
Average Humidity 72    
Maximum Humidity 100    
Minimum Humidity 43    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.07 in 1.15 in (1986)
Month to date precipitation 0.07  
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.59 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 6 mph (ESE)    
Max Wind Speed 17 mph    
Max Gust Speed 24 mph    
Visibility 5 miles    
Events Fog    
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Apr. 01, 2012 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:56 AM CDT 7:40 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 6:28 AM CDT 8:08 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:54 AM CDT 8:42 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:20 AM CDT 9:17 PM CDT
Moon 2:06 PM CDT (4/1) 3:38 AM CDT (4/1)
Length of Visible Light 13h 40m
Length of Day
12h 44m
Waxing Gibbous, 69% of the Moon is Illuminated
Apr 1
Waxing Gibbous
Apr 6
Full
Apr 13
Last Quarter
Apr 21
New
Apr 29
First Quarter

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (CDT) Temp. Heat Index Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:53 AM 54.0 °F - 53.1 °F 97% 29.64 in 4.0 mi NE 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
1:51 AM 53.6 °F - 51.8 °F 94% 29.64 in 2.5 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
1:53 AM 53.1 °F - 52.0 °F 96% 29.63 in 2.5 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
2:17 AM 51.8 °F - 50.0 °F 94% 29.63 in 1.8 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
2:53 AM 51.1 °F - 50.0 °F 96% 29.62 in 1.8 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
3:53 AM 48.9 °F - 48.0 °F 97% 29.61 in 0.5 mi NNE 3.5 mph - N/A Fog Fog
4:07 AM 48.2 °F - 48.2 °F 100% 29.62 in 2.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
4:22 AM 48.2 °F - 48.2 °F 100% 29.62 in 1.5 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
4:46 AM 48.2 °F - 48.2 °F 100% 29.63 in 2.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
4:53 AM 48.0 °F - 46.9 °F 96% 29.62 in 1.8 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
5:12 AM 48.2 °F - 46.4 °F 93% 29.63 in 2.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
5:50 AM 46.4 °F - 46.4 °F 100% 29.63 in 3.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
5:53 AM 46.9 °F - 46.0 °F 97% 29.62 in 3.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
6:16 AM 46.4 °F - 44.6 °F 93% 29.63 in 2.5 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
6:53 AM 46.0 °F - 45.0 °F 96% 29.63 in 2.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
7:02 AM 46.4 °F - 44.6 °F 93% 29.63 in 1.5 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
7:53 AM 48.0 °F - 48.0 °F 100% 29.64 in 1.8 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
8:02 AM 48.2 °F - 48.2 °F 100% 29.65 in 2.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
8:40 AM 51.8 °F - 50.0 °F 94% 29.65 in 3.0 mi NNE 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
8:53 AM 54.0 °F - 50.0 °F 86% 29.64 in 3.0 mi NNE 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
9:53 AM 61.0 °F - 55.0 °F 81% 29.63 in 5.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Haze
10:53 AM 68.0 °F - 59.0 °F 73% 29.62 in 7.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
11:53 AM 72.0 °F - 60.1 °F 66% 29.60 in 8.0 mi Variable 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
12:53 PM 73.9 °F - 62.1 °F 66% 29.58 in 8.0 mi East 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
1:53 PM 79.0 °F - 64.0 °F 60% 29.55 in 10.0 mi Variable 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
2:53 PM 81.0 °F 81.9 °F 62.1 °F 52% 29.53 in 10.0 mi SSE 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
3:53 PM 82.0 °F 83.0 °F 62.1 °F 51% 29.50 in 10.0 mi SSE 15.0 mph 19.6 mph N/A   Clear
4:53 PM 82.0 °F 83.0 °F 62.1 °F 51% 29.49 in 10.0 mi SSE 16.1 mph - N/A   Clear
5:53 PM 82.0 °F 82.0 °F 57.9 °F 44% 29.48 in 10.0 mi SSE 13.8 mph 21.9 mph N/A   Clear
6:53 PM 80.1 °F 80.6 °F 57.9 °F 47% 29.49 in 10.0 mi SSE 12.7 mph - N/A   Clear
7:53 PM 75.0 °F - 55.9 °F 51% 29.50 in 10.0 mi SE 8.1 mph - N/A   Clear
8:53 PM 70.0 °F - 55.0 °F 59% 29.53 in 10.0 mi ESE 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
9:53 PM 68.0 °F - 62.1 °F 81% 29.54 in 8.0 mi ESE 11.5 mph - N/A   Clear
10:53 PM 64.9 °F - 60.1 °F 84% 29.54 in 5.0 mi East 11.5 mph - N/A   Haze
11:53 PM 61.0 °F - 57.0 °F 87% 29.55 in 4.0 mi East 13.8 mph 20.7 mph N/A   Clear