Weather History for Ames, IA

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Wednesday, September 4, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 71 °F 67 °F  
Max Temperature 88 °F 79 °F 94 °F (2012)
Min Temperature 54 °F 55 °F 39 °F (1997)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 0 2  
Month to date heating degree days 3 5  
Since 1 July heating degree days 17 21  
Cooling Degree Days 6 3  
Month to date cooling degree days 14 15  
Year to date cooling degree days 763 698  
Growing Degree Days 21 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 60 °F    
Average Humidity 68    
Maximum Humidity 100    
Minimum Humidity 36    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.12 in 1.11 in (1986)
Month to date precipitation 0.12 0.47  
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.09 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 3 mph (WSW)    
Max Wind Speed 12 mph    
Max Gust Speed 15 mph    
Visibility 10 miles    
Events      
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Sep. 04, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:43 AM CDT 7:42 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 6:14 AM CDT 8:10 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:40 AM CDT 8:44 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:05 AM CDT 9:20 PM CDT
Moon 5:56 AM CDT (9/4) 7:02 PM CDT (9/4)
Length of Visible Light 13h 56m
Length of Day
12h 59m
Waning Crescent, 1% of the Moon is Illuminated
Sep 4
Waning Crescent
Sep 5
New
Sep 12
First Quarter
Sep 19
Full
Sep 26
Last Quarter

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (CDT) Temp. Heat Index Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:53 AM 57.9 °F - 55.0 °F 90% 30.05 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
1:53 AM 57.9 °F - 55.0 °F 90% 30.06 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
2:53 AM 57.0 °F - 55.0 °F 93% 30.06 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
3:53 AM 55.9 °F - 54.0 °F 93% 30.07 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
4:53 AM 55.0 °F - 54.0 °F 96% 30.08 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
5:53 AM 55.9 °F - 54.0 °F 93% 30.09 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
6:53 AM 54.0 °F - 53.1 °F 97% 30.11 in 9.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
7:53 AM 60.1 °F - 57.0 °F 90% 30.12 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
8:53 AM 66.0 °F - 57.9 °F 75% 30.13 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
9:53 AM 73.9 °F - 61.0 °F 64% 30.14 in 10.0 mi WSW 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
10:53 AM 79.0 °F - 62.1 °F 56% 30.14 in 10.0 mi WSW 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
11:53 AM 81.0 °F 81.7 °F 61.0 °F 50% 30.13 in 10.0 mi West 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
12:53 PM 84.0 °F 84.4 °F 61.0 °F 46% 30.12 in 10.0 mi West 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
1:53 PM 86.0 °F 85.4 °F 59.0 °F 40% 30.10 in 10.0 mi West 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
2:53 PM 88.0 °F 87.6 °F 60.1 °F 39% 30.09 in 10.0 mi WSW 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
3:53 PM 88.0 °F 86.9 °F 57.9 °F 36% 30.07 in 10.0 mi West 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
4:53 PM 87.1 °F 87.0 °F 61.0 °F 41% 30.07 in 10.0 mi WSW 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
5:53 PM 84.9 °F 85.9 °F 63.0 °F 48% 30.07 in 10.0 mi SW 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
6:53 PM 82.0 °F 83.8 °F 64.9 °F 56% 30.08 in 10.0 mi SW 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
7:53 PM 75.9 °F - 66.9 °F 74% 30.08 in 8.0 mi SSW 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
8:53 PM 72.0 °F - 66.0 °F 81% 30.09 in 8.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
9:53 PM 70.0 °F - 64.9 °F 84% 30.10 in 8.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
10:53 PM 68.0 °F - 63.0 °F 84% 30.11 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
11:53 PM 66.9 °F - 62.1 °F 84% 30.11 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear