Weather History for Ames, IA

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Monday, February 18, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 27 °F 26 °F  
Max Temperature 40 °F 35 °F 57 °F (2002)
Min Temperature 14 °F 16 °F -14 °F (2006)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 38 40  
Month to date heating degree days 677 757  
Since 1 July heating degree days 4579 4912  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Year to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Moisture  
Dew Point 21 °F    
Average Humidity 80    
Maximum Humidity 92    
Minimum Humidity 67    
Precipitation  
Precipitation T in 0.03 in 0.32 in (1992)
Month to date precipitation 0.40 0.59  
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.72 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 15 mph (NW)    
Max Wind Speed 32 mph    
Max Gust Speed 46 mph    
Visibility 8 miles    
Events Snow    
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Feb. 18, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 7:05 AM CST 5:51 PM CST
Civil Twilight 6:37 AM CST 6:20 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 6:04 AM CST 6:52 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 5:32 AM CST 7:24 PM CST
Moon 11:35 AM CST (2/18) 1:48 AM CST (2/18)
Length of Visible Light 11h 42m
Length of Day
10h 45m
First Quarter, 58% of the Moon is Illuminated
Feb 18
First Quarter
Feb 25
Full
Mar 4
Last Quarter
Mar 11
New
Mar 19
First Quarter

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 33.1 °F 24.4 °F 24.1 °F 70% 29.64 in 10.0 mi SSE 11.5 mph - N/A   Clear
1:53 AM 33.1 °F 26.9 °F 25.0 °F 72% 29.61 in 10.0 mi SE 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
2:53 AM 30.0 °F 24.1 °F 25.0 °F 82% 29.60 in 10.0 mi SE 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
3:53 AM 30.0 °F 25.2 °F 25.0 °F 82% 29.58 in 10.0 mi SSE 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
4:53 AM 27.0 °F 21.6 °F 25.0 °F 92% 29.59 in 10.0 mi NW 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
5:53 AM 25.0 °F - 23.0 °F 92% 29.59 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
6:53 AM 27.0 °F 23.0 °F 25.0 °F 92% 29.59 in 10.0 mi SSW 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
7:53 AM 28.9 °F 23.9 °F 26.1 °F 89% 29.60 in 10.0 mi West 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
8:53 AM 36.0 °F 30.3 °F 30.0 °F 79% 29.61 in 10.0 mi NW 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
9:53 AM 39.9 °F 32.1 °F 32.0 °F 73% 29.60 in 10.0 mi NNW 13.8 mph - N/A   Clear
10:53 AM 39.9 °F 30.8 °F 30.9 °F 70% 29.62 in 10.0 mi NNW 18.4 mph 26.5 mph N/A   Overcast
11:07 AM 39.2 °F 30.8 °F 30.2 °F 70% 29.61 in 10.0 mi NNW 15.0 mph 28.8 mph N/A   Overcast
11:53 AM 37.9 °F 28.9 °F 30.9 °F 76% 29.65 in 10.0 mi NNW 16.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
12:53 PM 39.0 °F 29.6 °F 30.9 °F 73% 29.66 in 10.0 mi NW 18.4 mph 26.5 mph N/A   Overcast
1:53 PM 32.0 °F 18.9 °F 28.0 °F 85% 29.69 in 1.5 mi NW 24.2 mph 35.7 mph 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
1:57 PM 32.0 °F 20.5 °F 28.4 °F 87% 29.67 in 0.8 mi NW 18.4 mph 35.7 mph 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
2:13 PM 30.2 °F 15.7 °F 28.4 °F 93% 29.68 in 0.8 mi NW 27.6 mph 32.2 mph 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
2:18 PM 30.2 °F 17.1 °F 26.6 °F 86% 29.68 in 1.0 mi NW 21.9 mph 32.2 mph 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
2:53 PM 28.9 °F 15.1 °F 25.0 °F 85% 29.72 in 1.5 mi NW 23.0 mph 33.4 mph 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
3:04 PM 28.4 °F 13.5 °F 24.8 °F 86% 29.69 in 3.0 mi NW 26.5 mph 35.7 mph 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
3:53 PM 28.9 °F 13.7 °F 21.0 °F 72% 29.72 in 10.0 mi NW 28.8 mph 38.0 mph 0.00 in   Overcast
4:45 PM 26.6 °F 11.1 °F 19.4 °F 74% 29.72 in 10.0 mi NW 26.5 mph 35.7 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
4:53 PM 27.0 °F 12.2 °F 19.0 °F 72% 29.75 in 10.0 mi NW 24.2 mph 38.0 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
5:16 PM 26.6 °F 10.3 °F 17.6 °F 69% 29.74 in 10.0 mi NW 29.9 mph 46.0 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
5:53 PM 25.0 °F 10.9 °F 16.0 °F 69% 29.80 in 10.0 mi NW 19.6 mph 36.8 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
6:53 PM 23.0 °F 6.6 °F 14.0 °F 68% 29.84 in 10.0 mi NW 25.3 mph 34.5 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
7:34 PM 21.2 °F 4.2 °F 12.2 °F 68% 29.83 in 10.0 mi NW 25.3 mph 34.5 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
7:53 PM 19.9 °F 4.8 °F 12.0 °F 71% 29.87 in 10.0 mi NW 18.4 mph 33.4 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
8:53 PM 19.0 °F 4.5 °F 10.9 °F 71% 29.88 in 10.0 mi NW 16.1 mph 27.6 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
9:02 PM 19.4 °F 4.1 °F 10.4 °F 68% 29.86 in 10.0 mi WNW 18.4 mph 28.8 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
9:37 PM 17.6 °F 0.1 °F 8.6 °F 68% 29.87 in 10.0 mi NW 23.0 mph 38.0 mph 0.00 in   Scattered Clouds
9:48 PM 15.8 °F -2.3 °F 8.6 °F 73% 29.87 in 10.0 mi NW 23.0 mph 29.9 mph 0.00 in   Mostly Cloudy
9:53 PM 16.0 °F -0.4 °F 9.0 °F 74% 29.90 in 10.0 mi WNW 18.4 mph 29.9 mph 0.00 in   Mostly Cloudy
10:53 PM 16.0 °F -3.2 °F 9.0 °F 74% 29.91 in 9.0 mi WNW 26.5 mph 36.8 mph N/A   Overcast
11:09 PM 15.8 °F -3.4 °F 6.8 °F 68% 29.89 in 10.0 mi NW 26.5 mph 40.3 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds