Weather History for Ames, IA

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Wednesday, April 11, 2012

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 40 °F 48 °F  
Max Temperature 56 °F 59 °F 76 °F (2014)
Min Temperature 24 °F 37 °F 19 °F (2004)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 25 17  
Month to date heating degree days 131 209  
Since 1 July heating degree days 5063 6365  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 4 0  
Year to date cooling degree days 19 0  
Moisture  
Dew Point 19 °F    
Average Humidity 44    
Maximum Humidity 68    
Minimum Humidity 20    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.09 in 2.15 in (2005)
Month to date precipitation 0.93  
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.32 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 5 mph (North)    
Max Wind Speed 10 mph    
Max Gust Speed 14 mph    
Visibility 10 miles    
Events      
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Apr. 11, 2012 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:39 AM CDT 7:51 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 6:10 AM CDT 8:20 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:36 AM CDT 8:55 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:00 AM CDT 9:31 PM CDT
Moon 12:51 AM CDT (4/11) 10:24 AM CDT (4/11)
Length of Visible Light 14h 09m
Length of Day
13h 12m
Waning Gibbous, 69% of the Moon is Illuminated
Apr 11
Waning Gibbous
Apr 13
Last Quarter
Apr 21
New
Apr 29
First Quarter
May 5
Full

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (CDT) Temp. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:53 AM 34.0 °F 26.6 °F 17.1 °F 50% 30.30 in 10.0 mi NNW 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
1:53 AM 32.0 °F 24.8 °F 17.1 °F 54% 30.32 in 10.0 mi North 8.1 mph - N/A   Clear
2:53 AM 30.0 °F 22.4 °F 17.1 °F 59% 30.33 in 10.0 mi NNW 8.1 mph - N/A   Clear
3:53 AM 28.9 °F 21.9 °F 17.1 °F 61% 30.35 in 10.0 mi North 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
4:53 AM 27.0 °F 19.5 °F 17.1 °F 66% 30.35 in 10.0 mi NNW 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
5:53 AM 26.1 °F 19.4 °F 16.0 °F 66% 30.37 in 10.0 mi NNW 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
6:53 AM 25.0 °F 17.1 °F 16.0 °F 69% 30.38 in 10.0 mi NNW 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
8:53 AM 36.0 °F 28.5 °F 18.0 °F 48% 30.39 in 10.0 mi NNE 10.4 mph - N/A   Clear
9:53 AM 41.0 °F 36.4 °F 19.0 °F 41% 30.40 in 10.0 mi NNE 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
10:53 AM 43.0 °F 38.8 °F 18.0 °F 37% 30.40 in 10.0 mi Variable 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
11:53 AM 45.0 °F - 18.0 °F 34% 30.39 in 10.0 mi North - - N/A   Unknown
12:53 PM 48.0 °F - 18.0 °F 30% 30.37 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
1:53 PM 51.1 °F - 19.0 °F 28% 30.34 in 10.0 mi North 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
2:53 PM 53.1 °F - 19.9 °F 27% 30.32 in 10.0 mi Variable 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
3:53 PM 55.0 °F - 19.9 °F 25% 30.30 in 10.0 mi Variable 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
5:53 PM 55.0 °F - 16.0 °F 22% 30.27 in 10.0 mi Variable 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
6:53 PM 53.1 °F - 19.9 °F 27% 30.25 in 10.0 mi ESE 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
7:53 PM 46.9 °F - 19.9 °F 34% 30.24 in 10.0 mi ESE 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
8:53 PM 43.0 °F 41.3 °F 19.9 °F 40% 30.25 in 10.0 mi SSE 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
9:53 PM 39.9 °F 37.8 °F 21.0 °F 47% 30.24 in 10.0 mi SSE 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
10:53 PM 36.0 °F - 21.9 °F 57% 30.25 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
11:53 PM 36.0 °F - 21.9 °F 57% 30.25 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear