Weather History for Ames, IA

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Sunday, October 6, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 46 °F 55 °F  
Max Temperature 50 °F 68 °F 90 °F (1997)
Min Temperature 41 °F 42 °F 23 °F (2012)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 19 11  
Month to date heating degree days 26 61  
Since 1 July heating degree days 118 205  
Cooling Degree Days 0 1  
Month to date cooling degree days 19 6  
Year to date cooling degree days 913 748  
Moisture  
Dew Point 42 °F    
Average Humidity 81    
Maximum Humidity 96    
Minimum Humidity 65    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.16 in 0.08 in 0.52 in (1989)
Month to date precipitation 2.47 0.47  
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.79 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 8 mph (WNW)    
Max Wind Speed 20 mph    
Max Gust Speed 24 mph    
Visibility 8 miles    
Events Rain    
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Oct. 06, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 7:17 AM CDT 6:47 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 6:49 AM CDT 7:14 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 6:16 AM CDT 7:47 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:44 AM CDT 8:19 PM CDT
Moon 9:04 AM CDT (10/6) 7:44 PM CDT (10/6)
Length of Visible Light 12h 25m
Length of Day
11h 29m
Waxing Crescent, 3% of the Moon is Illuminated
Oct 6
Waxing Crescent
Oct 11
First Quarter
Oct 18
Full
Oct 26
Last Quarter
Nov 3
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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 46.9 °F - 37.0 °F 68% 29.77 in 10.0 mi WSW 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
1:53 AM 46.9 °F - 36.0 °F 66% 29.76 in 10.0 mi SW 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
2:53 AM 45.0 °F 38.9 °F 35.1 °F 68% 29.75 in 10.0 mi West 12.7 mph - N/A   Overcast
3:44 AM 44.6 °F 39.2 °F 35.6 °F 71% 29.75 in 10.0 mi West 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
3:53 AM 44.1 °F 39.5 °F 36.0 °F 73% 29.74 in 10.0 mi West 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
4:28 AM 44.6 °F 40.7 °F 35.6 °F 71% 29.74 in 10.0 mi WSW 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
4:53 AM 44.1 °F 40.8 °F 37.0 °F 76% 29.74 in 10.0 mi West 5.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
5:53 AM 43.0 °F 38.8 °F 37.0 °F 80% 29.74 in 10.0 mi West 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
6:25 AM 42.8 °F 38.6 °F 37.4 °F 81% 29.75 in 10.0 mi West 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
6:45 AM 42.8 °F 39.3 °F 37.4 °F 81% 29.75 in 10.0 mi West 5.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
6:53 AM 43.0 °F 39.5 °F 37.9 °F 82% 29.76 in 10.0 mi West 5.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:02 AM 42.8 °F 38.6 °F 37.4 °F 81% 29.76 in 10.0 mi West 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:27 AM 41.0 °F 36.4 °F 39.2 °F 93% 29.77 in 3.0 mi WNW 6.9 mph - 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
7:53 AM 42.1 °F 40.2 °F 39.9 °F 92% 29.78 in 10.0 mi West 3.5 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
8:30 AM 42.8 °F 39.3 °F 41.0 °F 93% 29.76 in 10.0 mi WSW 5.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
8:53 AM 43.0 °F 39.5 °F 41.0 °F 93% 29.76 in 10.0 mi West 5.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:06 AM 42.8 °F - 39.2 °F 87% 29.75 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
9:28 AM 44.6 °F 40.7 °F 41.0 °F 87% 29.76 in 10.0 mi WNW 6.9 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
9:36 AM 44.6 °F 39.2 °F 41.0 °F 87% 29.76 in 10.0 mi WNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:53 AM 45.0 °F 39.7 °F 39.9 °F 82% 29.76 in 10.0 mi WNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
10:53 AM 46.0 °F 41.0 °F 39.9 °F 79% 29.78 in 10.0 mi West 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
11:53 AM 46.9 °F - 39.9 °F 77% 29.78 in 10.0 mi West 5.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
12:06 PM 46.4 °F 42.9 °F 39.2 °F 76% 29.77 in 10.0 mi West 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
12:24 PM 46.4 °F 42.4 °F 39.2 °F 76% 29.77 in 10.0 mi West 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
12:41 PM 48.2 °F - 39.2 °F 71% 29.77 in 10.0 mi WNW 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
12:53 PM 48.0 °F - 39.9 °F 74% 29.77 in 10.0 mi West 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
1:53 PM 48.0 °F - 42.1 °F 80% 29.76 in 10.0 mi West 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
2:04 PM 48.2 °F - 42.8 °F 82% 29.75 in 10.0 mi West 9.2 mph - 0.02 in Rain Light Rain
2:53 PM 48.0 °F - 45.0 °F 89% 29.75 in 9.0 mi WSW 6.9 mph - 0.03 in Rain Light Rain
3:53 PM 48.9 °F - 46.9 °F 93% 29.75 in 10.0 mi WSW 6.9 mph - 0.03 in   Overcast
4:53 PM 48.0 °F - 46.0 °F 93% 29.78 in 4.0 mi WNW 3.5 mph - 0.02 in Rain Light Rain
5:36 PM 48.2 °F - 46.4 °F 93% 29.79 in 8.0 mi WNW 8.1 mph - 0.01 in Rain Light Rain
5:53 PM 48.0 °F - 46.0 °F 93% 29.80 in 2.5 mi NW 6.9 mph - 0.03 in Rain Rain
6:00 PM 46.4 °F 42.9 °F 46.4 °F 100% 29.80 in 2.5 mi WNW 6.9 mph - 0.02 in Rain Light Rain
6:07 PM 46.4 °F 43.5 °F 46.4 °F 100% 29.80 in 4.0 mi NW 5.8 mph - 0.02 in Rain Light Rain
6:16 PM 46.4 °F 43.5 °F 44.6 °F 93% 29.80 in 6.0 mi WNW 5.8 mph - 0.02 in Rain Light Rain
6:53 PM 46.9 °F - 46.0 °F 97% 29.83 in 5.0 mi NW 4.6 mph - 0.02 in   Overcast
7:12 PM 46.4 °F 45.2 °F 46.4 °F 100% 29.83 in 2.0 mi WNW 3.5 mph - 0.01 in   Overcast
7:21 PM 46.4 °F 44.3 °F 46.4 °F 100% 29.83 in 2.0 mi NW 4.6 mph - 0.02 in Rain Light Rain
7:36 PM 46.4 °F 44.3 °F 46.4 °F 100% 29.84 in 3.0 mi WNW 4.6 mph - 0.02 in Rain Light Rain
7:46 PM 46.4 °F 42.9 °F 46.4 °F 100% 29.84 in 2.0 mi WNW 6.9 mph - 0.03 in   Overcast
7:53 PM 48.0 °F - 46.9 °F 96% 29.85 in 2.5 mi NW 9.2 mph - 0.03 in   Overcast
7:57 PM 48.2 °F - 46.4 °F 93% 29.84 in 3.0 mi NW 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
8:41 PM 48.2 °F - 46.4 °F 93% 29.86 in 10.0 mi NW 13.8 mph 20.7 mph N/A   Overcast
8:53 PM 48.9 °F - 46.0 °F 90% 29.87 in 10.0 mi NW 11.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:53 PM 48.9 °F - 46.0 °F 90% 29.88 in 10.0 mi NW 8.1 mph 17.3 mph N/A   Overcast
10:53 PM 48.9 °F - 46.0 °F 90% 29.89 in 10.0 mi NW 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
11:08 PM 48.2 °F - 46.4 °F 93% 29.89 in 10.0 mi NW 11.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
11:53 PM 48.9 °F - 46.9 °F 93% 29.91 in 10.0 mi NW 8.1 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy