Weather History for Ames, IA

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Monday, May 27, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 65 °F 64 °F  
Max Temperature 74 °F 76 °F 91 °F (2012)
Min Temperature 56 °F 53 °F 46 °F (1997)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 0 3  
Month to date heating degree days 233 175  
Since 1 July heating degree days 6931 6797  
Cooling Degree Days 0 3  
Month to date cooling degree days 36 34  
Year to date cooling degree days 39 37  
Growing Degree Days 14 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 59 °F    
Average Humidity 82    
Maximum Humidity 100    
Minimum Humidity 64    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.71 in 0.13 in 1.35 in (1987)
Month to date precipitation 10.54 4.04  
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.83 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 8 mph (SE)    
Max Wind Speed 40 mph    
Max Gust Speed 55 mph    
Visibility 6 miles    
Events Fog , Rain , Thunderstorm    
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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May. 27, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 5:44 AM CDT 8:39 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 5:10 AM CDT 9:13 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 4:28 AM CDT 9:55 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 3:39 AM CDT 10:44 PM CDT
Moon 11:18 PM CDT (5/27) 8:22 AM CDT (5/27)
Length of Visible Light 16h 02m
Length of Day
14h 55m
Waning Gibbous, 91% of the Moon is Illuminated
May 27
Waning Gibbous
May 31
Last Quarter
Jun 8
New
Jun 16
First Quarter
Jun 23
Full

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (CDT) Temp. Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:36 AM 55.4 °F 55.4 °F 100% 30.00 in 2.5 mi ESE 12.7 mph - N/A   Overcast
12:53 AM 55.9 °F 55.9 °F 100% 30.01 in 2.0 mi East 9.2 mph - N/A   Overcast
1:07 AM 55.4 °F 55.4 °F 100% 30.00 in 1.8 mi East 9.2 mph - N/A   Overcast
1:53 AM 55.9 °F 55.9 °F 100% 29.98 in 0.8 mi NNE 4.6 mph - N/A   Overcast
2:44 AM 55.4 °F 55.4 °F 100% 29.97 in 0.2 mi NE 4.6 mph - N/A Fog Fog
2:53 AM 55.9 °F 55.9 °F 100% 29.95 in 0.2 mi ENE 5.8 mph - N/A Fog Fog
3:36 AM 55.4 °F 55.4 °F 100% 29.89 in 0.5 mi East 9.2 mph - N/A Fog Fog
3:53 AM 55.9 °F 55.9 °F 100% 29.88 in 0.5 mi ESE 12.7 mph - N/A Fog Fog
4:46 AM 57.2 °F 57.2 °F 100% 29.88 in 0.5 mi ESE 15.0 mph 24.2 mph 0.00 in Fog , Rain , Thunderstorm Light Rain
4:53 AM 57.0 °F 57.0 °F 100% 29.90 in 0.5 mi Variable 4.6 mph 24.2 mph 0.00 in Fog , Thunderstorm Unknown
5:06 AM 57.2 °F 57.2 °F 100% 29.92 in 2.0 mi NNW 10.4 mph 21.9 mph 0.03 in Rain , Thunderstorm Light Thunderstorms and Rain
5:15 AM 57.2 °F 57.2 °F 100% 29.97 in 1.0 mi WSW 9.2 mph - 0.27 in Rain , Thunderstorm Heavy Thunderstorms and Rain
5:20 AM 57.2 °F 57.2 °F 100% 29.94 in 1.5 mi Calm Calm - 0.28 in Rain , Thunderstorm Rain
5:28 AM 57.2 °F 57.2 °F 100% 29.95 in 2.0 mi Calm Calm - 0.31 in Rain , Thunderstorm Thunderstorms and Rain
5:41 AM 57.2 °F 57.2 °F 100% 29.96 in 3.0 mi East 4.6 mph - 0.33 in Rain , Thunderstorm Light Thunderstorms and Rain
5:53 AM 57.0 °F 57.0 °F 100% 29.94 in 5.0 mi ESE 6.9 mph - 0.34 in Rain , Thunderstorm Light Thunderstorms and Rain
6:35 AM 57.2 °F 57.2 °F 100% 29.91 in 4.0 mi ESE 10.4 mph - 0.09 in Rain Rain
6:53 AM 57.9 °F 57.9 °F 100% 29.89 in 3.0 mi SE 15.0 mph - 0.14 in Rain Rain
7:08 AM 57.2 °F 57.2 °F 100% 29.87 in 2.5 mi SE 15.0 mph - 0.06 in Rain Rain
7:18 AM 57.2 °F 57.2 °F 100% 29.86 in 3.0 mi SE 16.1 mph 21.9 mph 0.09 in Rain Rain
7:35 AM 59.0 °F 57.2 °F 94% 29.84 in 3.0 mi SE 18.4 mph 25.3 mph 0.14 in Rain Rain
7:46 AM 59.0 °F 57.2 °F 94% 29.79 in 2.5 mi SE 25.3 mph 34.5 mph 0.18 in Rain Rain
7:53 AM 59.0 °F 57.9 °F 96% 29.70 in 1.8 mi SE 36.8 mph 46.0 mph 0.21 in Rain Rain
8:05 AM 59.0 °F 57.2 °F 94% 29.67 in 3.0 mi SE 34.5 mph 49.5 mph 0.02 in Rain Light Rain
8:12 AM 59.0 °F 59.0 °F 100% 29.66 in 4.0 mi SSE 35.7 mph 48.3 mph 0.02 in Thunderstorm Mostly Cloudy
8:20 AM 59.0 °F 59.0 °F 100% 29.63 in 6.0 mi SSE 39.1 mph 51.8 mph 0.02 in Thunderstorm Mostly Cloudy
8:27 AM 60.8 °F 59.0 °F 94% 29.61 in 7.0 mi SE 40.3 mph 55.2 mph 0.02 in   Scattered Clouds
8:53 AM 61.0 °F 59.0 °F 93% 29.70 in 10.0 mi SSE 19.6 mph 40.3 mph 0.02 in   Clear
9:40 AM 64.4 °F - N/A% 29.84 in 10.0 mi WNW 9.2 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
9:48 AM 62.6 °F - N/A% 29.83 in 10.0 mi WNW 10.4 mph 18.4 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
9:53 AM 62.1 °F - N/A% 29.82 in 10.0 mi WNW 11.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
10:53 AM 64.9 °F 64.9 °F 100% 29.80 in 10.0 mi SW 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
11:53 AM 68.0 °F 61.0 °F 78% 29.75 in 10.0 mi SSW 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
12:31 PM 68.0 °F 60.8 °F 78% 29.80 in 10.0 mi SSW 4.6 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
12:53 PM 66.9 °F 61.0 °F 81% 29.79 in 10.0 mi SW 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
1:37 PM 69.8 °F 62.6 °F 78% 29.81 in 10.0 mi South 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
1:53 PM 68.0 °F 61.0 °F 78% 29.80 in 10.0 mi SSE 5.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
2:08 PM 68.0 °F 60.8 °F 78% 29.81 in 10.0 mi SSE 9.2 mph - N/A   Overcast
2:53 PM 70.0 °F 62.1 °F 76% 29.78 in 10.0 mi SSE 8.1 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
3:25 PM 69.8 °F 62.6 °F 78% 29.78 in 10.0 mi South 4.6 mph - N/A   Overcast
3:53 PM 71.1 °F 62.1 °F 73% 29.75 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Scattered Clouds
4:53 PM 73.0 °F 61.0 °F 66% 29.74 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Scattered Clouds
5:53 PM 73.0 °F 61.0 °F 66% 29.74 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Scattered Clouds
6:53 PM 71.1 °F 62.1 °F 73% 29.74 in 10.0 mi ESE 4.6 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:53 PM 69.1 °F 63.0 °F 81% 29.73 in 10.0 mi ESE 3.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
8:53 PM 68.0 °F 63.0 °F 84% 29.73 in 10.0 mi SE 5.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:53 PM 66.9 °F 63.0 °F 87% 29.73 in 10.0 mi SSE 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
10:53 PM 66.9 °F 63.0 °F 87% 29.74 in 10.0 mi SSE 5.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
11:53 PM 66.0 °F 63.0 °F 90% 29.72 in 10.0 mi SSE 4.6 mph - N/A   Overcast