Weather History for Ames, IA

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Month of August, 2013

  Max Avg Min Sum
Temperature  
Max Temperature 97 °F 85 °F 73 °F
Mean Temperature 84 °F 73 °F 63 °F
Min Temperature 73 °F 60 °F 49 °F
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days (base 65) 2 0 0 5
Cooling Degree Days (base 65) 19 8 0 247
Growing Degree Days (base 50) 34 22 12 695
Dew Point  
Dew Point 76 °F 61 °F 44 °F
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.73 in 0.03 in 0.00 in 0.79 in
Snowdepth - - - -
Wind  
Wind 26 mph 6 mph 0 mph
Gust Wind 33 mph 20 mph 16 mph
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.23 in 30.02 in 29.76 in

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Aug. 29, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:37 AM CDT 7:52 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 6:08 AM CDT 8:21 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:33 AM CDT 8:55 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 4:57 AM CDT 9:32 PM CDT
Moon 12:26 AM CDT (8/29) 3:24 PM CDT (8/29)
Length of Visible Light 14h 13m
Length of Day
13h 15m
Last Quarter, 38% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 29
Last Quarter
Sep 5
New
Sep 12
First Quarter
Sep 19
Full
Sep 26
Last Quarter

Weather History Calendar

Precipitation Actual month total 0.79 Normal Month Total: 4.42
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
 
Clear
Actual:
86 | 55 0.00
Average:
83 | 63 0.14
Rain
Actual:
82 | 63 T
Average:
83 | 63 0.15
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
80 | 56 0.00
Average:
83 | 63 0.14
Clear
Actual:
81 | 51 0.00
Average:
83 | 62 0.15
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
83 | 61 0.00
Average:
83 | 62 0.15
Clear
Actual:
89 | 61 0.00
Average:
83 | 62 0.16
Thunderstorm
Actual:
80 | 64 0.06
Average:
83 | 62 0.15
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
82 | 54 0.00
Average:
83 | 62 0.15
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
82 | 57 0.00
Average:
83 | 62 0.14
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
82 | 53 0.00
Average:
82 | 62 0.14
Thunderstorm
Actual:
85 | 58 0.73
Average:
82 | 62 0.13
Thunderstorm
Actual:
83 | 60 T
Average:
82 | 61 0.16
Clear
Actual:
76 | 53 0.00
Average:
82 | 61 0.15
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
76 | 49 0.00
Average:
82 | 61 0.16
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
73 | 52 0.00
Average:
82 | 61 0.15
Clear
Actual:
78 | 49 0.00
Average:
82 | 61 0.15
Fog
Actual:
81 | 50 0.00
Average:
82 | 61 0.14
Fog
Actual:
82 | 51 0.00
Average:
82 | 60 0.12
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
84 | 54 0.00
Average:
82 | 60 0.13
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
90 | 63 0.00
Average:
81 | 60 0.12
Clear
Actual:
90 | 67 0.00
Average:
81 | 60 0.11
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
86 | 66 0.00
Average:
81 | 59 0.14
Fog
Actual:
86 | 63 0.00
Average:
81 | 59 0.16
Clear
Actual:
90 | 68 0.00
Average:
81 | 59 0.16
Clear
Actual:
94 | 65 0.00
Average:
81 | 59 0.17
Clear
Actual:
95 | 70 0.00
Average:
81 | 58 0.13
Clear
Actual:
95 | 73 0.00
Average:
80 | 58 0.13
Clear
Actual:
94 | 65 0.00
Average:
80 | 58 0.14
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
94 | 65 0.00
Average:
80 | 57 0.14
Fog
Actual:
97 | 65 0.00
Average:
80 | 57 0.13
Clear
Actual:
90 | 67 0.00
Average:
80 | 56 0.13
 

Calendar Legend

Sunny
Clear
Mostly Cloudy
Partly Sunny
Partly Cloudy
Mostly Sunny
Cloudy Rain Snow
Hail
Flurries
Thunderstorms Hazy
Fog
Sleet '?' denotes
'chance of'
Unknown

Daily Weather History & Observations

2013 Temp. (°F) Dew Point (°F) Humidity (%) Sea Level Press. (in) Visibility (mi) Wind (mph) Precip. (in) Events
Aug high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg high sum  
1 86 71 55 63 59 55 93 67 40 30.07 30.00 29.89 10 9 6 14 4 17 0.00  
2 82 73 63 63 60 55 93 69 45 30.01 29.92 29.88 10 10 8 23 6 30 T Rain
3 80 68 56 60 54 50 90 64 37 30.18 30.11 30.02 10 10 9 13 5 17 0.00  
4 81 66 51 57 54 51 100 70 39 30.19 30.13 30.04 10 10 8 16 5 24 0.00  
5 83 72 61 70 65 57 93 74 55 30.01 29.90 29.82 10 10 6 15 6 20 0.00  
6 89 75 61 71 65 60 100 73 46 29.88 29.82 29.77 10 9 2 15 5 18 0.00  
7 80 72 64 68 63 59 100 77 54 30.00 29.90 29.79 10 10 4 20 8 24 0.06 Thunderstorm
8 82 68 54 62 58 52 93 69 45 30.03 30.00 29.97 10 10 8 10 2 16 0.00  
9 82 70 57 64 59 52 93 66 39 30.13 30.05 29.99 10 10 8 16 5 24 0.00  
10 82 68 53 65 57 52 93 68 42 30.20 30.15 30.08 10 9 6 9 2 14 0.00  
11 85 72 58 65 62 57 93 72 51 30.11 30.05 29.97 10 9 2 26 7 33 0.73 Rain , Thunderstorm
12 83 72 60 66 62 53 93 66 39 30.05 30.01 29.99 10 7 1 20 8 26 T Rain , Thunderstorm
13 76 65 53 58 54 52 93 70 46 30.17 30.11 30.04 10 10 7 13 4 16 0.00  
14 76 63 49 56 50 44 100 68 35 30.23 30.18 30.12 10 10 8 9 2 15 0.00  
15 73 63 52 56 54 51 87 68 49 30.16 30.13 30.10 10 10 10 13 4 16 0.00  
16 78 64 49 57 52 48 96 68 39 30.21 30.17 30.14 10 9 7 10 2 15 0.00  
17 81 66 50 57 52 48 96 66 36 30.23 30.19 30.12 10 7 0 12 2 14 0.00 Fog
18 82 67 51 60 54 50 100 70 39 30.18 30.14 30.06 10 5 0 14 4 17 0.00 Fog
19 84 69 54 63 60 54 100 74 48 30.08 30.03 29.97 10 7 1 17 6 23 0.00  
20 90 77 63 68 65 61 87 67 47 29.99 29.95 29.90 10 10 8 18 10 28 0.00  
21 90 79 67 68 67 65 90 69 47 29.97 29.95 29.93 10 9 7 18 8 24 0.00  
22 86 76 66 69 67 64 93 72 51 30.08 30.04 29.97 10 9 7 12 5 15 0.00  
23 86 75 63 70 67 63 100 81 61 30.13 30.09 30.02 10 5 0 14 6 18 0.00 Fog
24 90 79 68 72 69 66 93 73 52 30.12 30.07 30.03 10 9 4 17 8 23 0.00  
25 94 80 65 70 67 64 93 70 46 30.14 30.08 30.03 10 8 4 20 8 24 0.00  
26 95 83 70 72 69 66 90 67 44 30.08 30.01 29.93 10 9 5 16 9 22 0.00  
27 95 84 73 71 69 68 84 64 43 29.94 29.89 29.84 10 10 9 21 11 25 0.00  
28 94 80 65 72 68 64 97 72 46 29.98 29.94 29.90 10 10 7 13 4 16 0.00  
29 94 80 65 72 68 64 93 70 46 30.02 29.96 29.89 10 10 9 15 4 24 0.00  
30 97 81 65 76 69 64 100 71 42 29.90 29.85 29.76 10 6 0 18 6 23 0.00 Fog
31 90 79 67 70 67 62 93 68 43 29.84 29.80 29.76 10 10 8 10 5 13 0.00