Weather History for Ames, IA

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Sunday, January 6, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 18 °F 20 °F  
Max Temperature 24 °F 28 °F 50 °F (2012)
Min Temperature 11 °F 11 °F -15 °F (2014)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 47 45  
Month to date heating degree days 295 270  
Since 1 July heating degree days 2864 3024  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Year to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Moisture  
Dew Point 12 °F    
Average Humidity 80    
Maximum Humidity 92    
Minimum Humidity 67    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.01 in 0.66 in (1989)
Month to date precipitation T 0.08  
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.25 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 8 mph (West)    
Max Wind Speed 23 mph    
Max Gust Speed 29 mph    
Visibility 10 miles    
Events      
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Jan. 06, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 7:42 AM CST 4:58 PM CST
Civil Twilight 7:11 AM CST 5:30 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 6:36 AM CST 6:05 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 6:02 AM CST 6:38 PM CST
Moon 1:55 AM CST (1/6) 12:28 PM CST (1/6)
Length of Visible Light 10h 19m
Length of Day
9h 16m
Waning Crescent, 33% of the Moon is Illuminated
Jan 6
Waning Crescent
Jan 11
New
Jan 18
First Quarter
Jan 26
Full
Feb 3
Last 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 21.9 °F 8.2 °F 17.1 °F 82% 30.11 in 7.0 mi NW 16.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
1:51 AM 19.4 °F 5.0 °F 14.0 °F 80% 30.11 in 7.0 mi NW 16.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
1:53 AM 19.9 °F 5.7 °F 14.0 °F 78% 30.14 in 8.0 mi NW 16.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
2:37 AM 17.6 °F 3.7 °F 12.2 °F 79% 30.14 in 9.0 mi NW 13.8 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
2:53 AM 18.0 °F 4.2 °F 12.9 °F 81% 30.17 in 9.0 mi WNW 13.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
3:53 AM 15.1 °F 2.5 °F 10.0 °F 80% 30.18 in 10.0 mi WNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Clear
4:53 AM 14.0 °F -0.2 °F 8.1 °F 77% 30.19 in 10.0 mi WNW 12.7 mph - N/A   Clear
5:53 AM 12.9 °F -1.6 °F 6.1 °F 74% 30.22 in 10.0 mi WNW 12.7 mph - N/A   Clear
6:53 AM 12.9 °F -1.6 °F 6.1 °F 74% 30.25 in 10.0 mi WNW 12.7 mph - N/A   Clear
7:53 AM 12.9 °F -0.9 °F 7.0 °F 77% 30.27 in 10.0 mi WNW 11.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
8:53 AM 15.1 °F 4.2 °F 9.0 °F 77% 30.29 in 10.0 mi NW 8.1 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
9:53 AM 17.1 °F 8.7 °F 10.0 °F 74% 30.31 in 10.0 mi NW 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
10:53 AM 19.9 °F 7.9 °F 10.9 °F 68% 30.32 in 10.0 mi WNW 11.5 mph - N/A   Clear
11:53 AM 21.0 °F 11.4 °F 14.0 °F 74% 30.32 in 10.0 mi West 8.1 mph - N/A   Clear
12:53 PM 21.9 °F 13.4 °F 15.1 °F 75% 30.30 in 10.0 mi WNW 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
1:53 PM 23.0 °F 15.8 °F 16.0 °F 74% 30.29 in 10.0 mi WSW 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
2:53 PM 23.0 °F 13.9 °F 17.1 °F 78% 30.30 in 10.0 mi SW 8.1 mph - N/A   Clear
3:53 PM 23.0 °F 15.8 °F 16.0 °F 74% 30.31 in 10.0 mi SW 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
4:53 PM 19.9 °F 13.4 °F 15.1 °F 81% 30.32 in 10.0 mi SSW 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
5:53 PM 16.0 °F - 12.0 °F 84% 30.31 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
6:53 PM 12.9 °F 5.2 °F 10.0 °F 88% 30.30 in 9.0 mi SSE 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
7:53 PM 10.9 °F - 9.0 °F 92% 30.28 in 8.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
8:53 PM 12.9 °F 3.8 °F 10.9 °F 92% 30.27 in 9.0 mi SSE 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
9:53 PM 16.0 °F 6.3 °F 12.0 °F 84% 30.25 in 10.0 mi SSE 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
10:53 PM 14.0 °F 6.5 °F 10.9 °F 88% 30.23 in 10.0 mi SE 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
11:53 PM 12.9 °F 5.2 °F 10.9 °F 92% 30.22 in 10.0 mi SE 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear