Weather History for Ames, IA

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Month of October, 2014

  Max Avg Min Sum
Temperature  
Max Temperature 75 °F 63 °F 42 °F
Mean Temperature 63 °F 52 °F 32 °F
Min Temperature 54 °F 40 °F 21 °F
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days (base 65) 33 13 2 415
Cooling Degree Days (base 65) 0 0 0 0
Growing Degree Days (base 50) 12 3 0 105
Dew Point  
Dew Point 65 °F 41 °F 17 °F
Precipitation  
Precipitation 1.64 in 0.15 in 0.00 in 4.21 in
Snowdepth - - - -
Wind  
Wind 32 mph 9 mph 0 mph
Gust Wind 45 mph 26 mph 16 mph
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.53 in 29.95 in 29.50 in

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Astronomy

Oct. 12, 2014 Rise Set
Actual Time 7:23 AM CDT 6:37 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 6:55 AM CDT 7:05 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 6:23 AM CDT 7:37 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:50 AM CDT 8:10 PM CDT
Moon 9:52 PM CDT (10/12) 11:49 AM CDT (10/12)
Length of Visible Light 12h 10m
Length of Day
11h 14m
Waning Gibbous, 79% of the Moon is Illuminated
Oct 12
Waning Gibbous
Oct 15
Last Quarter
Oct 23
New
Oct 30
First Quarter
Nov 6
Full

Weather History Calendar

Precipitation Actual month total 4.21 Normal Month Total: 2.56
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
 
Rain
Actual:
71 | 54 0.93
Average:
70 | 44 0.09
Thunderstorm
Actual:
67 | 51 0.22
Average:
69 | 43 0.08
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
52 | 38 0.00
Average:
69 | 43 0.07
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
53 | 34 0.00
Average:
68 | 43 0.08
Mostly Cloudy
Actual:
65 | 41 0.00
Average:
68 | 42 0.07
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
65 | 42 0.00
Average:
68 | 42 0.08
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
68 | 43 0.00
Average:
67 | 42 0.07
Rain
Actual:
71 | 37 0.07
Average:
67 | 41 0.09
Rain
Actual:
63 | 44 0.15
Average:
66 | 41 0.08
Clear
Actual:
55 | 36 0.00
Average:
66 | 41 0.08
Clear
Actual:
60 | 31 0.00
Average:
65 | 40 0.07
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
57 | 33 T
Average:
65 | 40 0.08
Rain
Actual:
54 | 51 1.64
Average:
64 | 40 0.09
Rain
Actual:
63 | 50 0.32
Average:
64 | 40 0.08
Rain
Actual:
68 | 37 0.00
Average:
63 | 39 0.08
Clear
Actual:
75 | 34 0.00
Average:
63 | 39 0.07
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
59 | 48 0.00
Average:
62 | 39 0.06
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
57 | 35 0.00
Average:
62 | 38 0.07
Clear
Actual:
67 | 35 0.00
Average:
61 | 38 0.07
Clear
Actual:
70 | 40 0.00
Average:
61 | 38 0.09
Clear
Actual:
65 | 35 0.00
Average:
60 | 37 0.09
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
64 | 41 0.12
Average:
60 | 37 0.10
Thunderstorm
Actual:
70 | 46 0.76
Average:
59 | 37 0.09
Fog
Actual:
71 | 46 0.00
Average:
59 | 36 0.10
Clear
Actual:
70 | 42 0.00
Average:
58 | 36 0.10
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
69 | 39 0.00
Average:
58 | 36 0.09
Thunderstorm
Actual:
68 | 46 0.00
Average:
57 | 35 0.09
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
55 | 39 0.00
Average:
57 | 35 0.09
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
53 | 33 0.00
Average:
56 | 35 0.08
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
61 | 34 T
Average:
56 | 34 0.09
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
42 | 21 0.00
Average:
55 | 34 0.09
 

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

2014 Temp. (°F) Dew Point (°F) Humidity (%) Sea Level Press. (in) Visibility (mi) Wind (mph) Precip. (in) Events
Oct high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg high sum  
1 71 63 54 64 59 54 100 89 78 29.99 29.81 29.74 10 6 0 17 7 24 0.93 Fog , Rain
2 67 59 51 65 60 51 100 93 86 29.81 29.75 29.66 10 4 0 26 7 32 0.22 Fog , Rain , Thunderstorm
3 52 45 38 50 36 22 96 72 48 30.00 29.93 29.75 10 10 10 31 18 41 0.00  
4 53 44 34 33 28 23 89 65 41 29.94 29.89 29.80 10 10 10 24 14 32 0.00  
5 65 53 41 44 38 34 83 61 39 29.78 29.69 29.61 10 10 10 23 9 31 0.00  
6 65 54 42 47 41 34 100 70 39 29.70 29.64 29.61 10 10 8 24 11 30 0.00  
7 68 56 43 46 42 37 86 59 32 29.96 29.75 29.61 10 10 10 28 13 37 0.00  
8 71 54 37 48 38 30 100 62 23 30.10 30.05 29.97 10 10 6 15 5 19 0.07 Rain
9 63 54 44 50 40 31 93 65 36 30.20 30.13 30.06 10 10 5 15 7 18 0.15 Rain
10 55 46 36 37 34 32 85 64 43 30.26 30.22 30.17 10 10 10 14 6 25 0.00  
11 60 46 31 39 34 30 96 67 37 30.28 30.18 30.05 10 10 10 10 4 14 0.00  
12 57 45 33 50 44 32 96 81 66 30.02 29.85 29.78 10 6 1 17 7 23 T  
13 54 53 51 52 51 50 100 97 93 29.80 29.71 29.60 10 3 0 26 11 34 1.64 Fog , Rain
14 63 57 50 48 42 38 93 70 46 29.91 29.73 29.59 10 9 4 32 22 45 0.32 Rain
15 68 53 37 39 37 34 86 58 29 29.98 29.93 29.89 10 10 10 21 10 26 0.00 Rain
16 75 55 34 47 40 33 92 66 39 29.88 29.76 29.65 10 10 10 18 7 24 0.00  
17 59 54 48 43 41 40 77 67 57 30.09 29.89 29.71 10 10 10 29 16 35 0.00  
18 57 46 35 40 38 34 92 74 55 30.25 30.19 30.10 10 9 6 20 7 24 0.00  
19 67 51 35 46 41 33 92 67 42 30.17 30.03 29.89 10 10 7 23 9 28 0.00  
20 70 55 40 44 41 38 86 60 33 30.05 30.00 29.90 10 10 10 20 7 25 0.00  
21 65 50 35 44 40 33 92 68 44 30.19 30.13 30.06 10 10 8 13 5 16 0.00  
22 64 53 41 46 41 37 89 71 52 30.24 30.17 30.10 10 10 10 21 10 29 0.12  
23 70 58 46 56 49 45 93 70 47 30.10 30.04 29.99 10 6 0 14 4 17 0.76 Fog , Rain , Thunderstorm
24 71 59 46 61 54 45 100 87 73 30.02 29.94 29.87 9 2 0 15 6 23 0.00 Fog
25 70 56 42 48 41 36 100 64 28 30.10 30.04 29.96 10 9 2 14 5 17 0.00  
26 69 54 39 46 38 31 92 62 32 30.05 29.84 29.57 10 10 10 23 10 32 0.00  
27 68 57 46 54 49 42 100 76 52 29.83 29.59 29.50 10 9 2 23 8 28 0.00 Thunderstorm
28 55 47 39 43 33 31 79 63 46 30.09 29.98 29.85 10 10 10 29 16 37 0.00  
29 53 43 33 33 31 30 89 69 48 30.22 30.15 30.09 10 10 4 21 7 27 0.00  
30 61 48 34 38 36 31 92 67 42 30.28 30.10 30.01 10 10 9 32 9 42 T  
31 42 32 21 26 19 17 75 57 38 30.53 30.47 30.30 10 10 10 31 13 37 0.00