Weather History for Ames, IA

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Friday, January 4, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 19 °F 20 °F  
Max Temperature 30 °F 28 °F 48 °F (2007)
Min Temperature 7 °F 11 °F -26 °F (1999)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 46 45  
Month to date heating degree days 206 180  
Since 1 July heating degree days 2775 2934  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Year to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Moisture  
Dew Point 14 °F    
Average Humidity 83    
Maximum Humidity 96    
Minimum Humidity 69    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.01 in 0.50 in (1998)
Month to date precipitation T 0.05  
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.24 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 6 mph (SW)    
Max Wind Speed 13 mph    
Max Gust Speed 16 mph    
Visibility 10 miles    
Events      
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Jan. 04, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 7:42 AM CST 4:56 PM CST
Civil Twilight 7:11 AM CST 5:28 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 6:36 AM CST 6:03 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 6:02 AM CST 6:37 PM CST
Moon No Moon Rise 11:18 AM CST (1/4)
Length of Visible Light 10h 17m
Length of Day
9h 14m
Waning Gibbous, 55% of the Moon is Illuminated
Jan 4
Waning Gibbous
Jan 4
Last Quarter
Jan 11
New
Jan 18
First Quarter
Jan 26
Full

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (CST) Temp. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:53 AM 8.1 °F -3.2 °F 5.0 °F 87% 30.31 in 10.0 mi SW 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
1:53 AM 10.0 °F 0.4 °F 7.0 °F 87% 30.30 in 10.0 mi SW 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
2:53 AM 10.9 °F -0.8 °F 8.1 °F 88% 30.29 in 10.0 mi WSW 8.1 mph - N/A   Clear
3:53 AM 12.0 °F 1.5 °F 9.0 °F 88% 30.28 in 10.0 mi WSW 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
4:53 AM 12.9 °F 1.6 °F 9.0 °F 84% 30.27 in 10.0 mi WSW 8.1 mph - N/A   Clear
5:53 AM 14.0 °F 1.2 °F 10.9 °F 88% 30.26 in 10.0 mi SW 10.4 mph - N/A   Clear
6:53 AM 12.0 °F - 9.0 °F 88% 30.26 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
7:53 AM 10.9 °F 4.7 °F 9.0 °F 92% 30.25 in 8.0 mi SSW 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
8:53 AM 14.0 °F - 12.0 °F 92% 30.27 in 9.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
9:53 AM 17.1 °F 7.6 °F 12.9 °F 84% 30.27 in 9.0 mi SSW 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
10:53 AM 21.9 °F 11.7 °F 17.1 °F 82% 30.27 in 10.0 mi SSW 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
11:53 AM 25.0 °F 14.8 °F 19.0 °F 78% 30.25 in 10.0 mi SW 10.4 mph - N/A   Clear
12:53 PM 27.0 °F 18.0 °F 19.9 °F 75% 30.22 in 10.0 mi SW 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
1:53 PM 28.9 °F 20.4 °F 21.0 °F 72% 30.21 in 10.0 mi SW 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
2:53 PM 30.0 °F 21.7 °F 21.0 °F 69% 30.21 in 10.0 mi WSW 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
3:53 PM 27.0 °F 20.5 °F 21.9 °F 81% 30.22 in 10.0 mi SW 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
4:53 PM 23.0 °F 13.9 °F 18.0 °F 81% 30.22 in 10.0 mi SSW 8.1 mph - N/A   Clear
5:53 PM 19.9 °F 14.9 °F 15.1 °F 81% 30.22 in 10.0 mi SSW 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
6:53 PM 21.9 °F 17.2 °F 17.1 °F 82% 30.23 in 10.0 mi SSW 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
7:53 PM 21.0 °F - 17.1 °F 85% 30.22 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
8:53 PM 16.0 °F 8.8 °F 14.0 °F 92% 30.21 in 10.0 mi SSW 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
9:53 PM 23.0 °F 11.7 °F 17.1 °F 78% 30.21 in 10.0 mi SSW 11.5 mph - N/A   Clear
10:53 PM 21.0 °F 16.2 °F 16.0 °F 81% 30.20 in 10.0 mi SSW 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
11:53 PM 19.9 °F - 16.0 °F 85% 30.18 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear