Weather History for Ames, IA

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Thursday, October 23, 2014

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 58 °F 48 °F  
Max Temperature 70 °F 59 °F 74 °F (2011)
Min Temperature 46 °F 37 °F 21 °F (2006)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 7 17  
Month to date heating degree days 291 300  
Since 1 July heating degree days 443 444  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 0 10  
Year to date cooling degree days 650 752  
Growing Degree Days 9 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 49 °F    
Average Humidity 70    
Maximum Humidity 93    
Minimum Humidity 47    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.76 in 0.09 in 0.84 in (1979)
Month to date precipitation 4.21 1.83  
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.04 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 4 mph (South)    
Max Wind Speed 14 mph    
Max Gust Speed 17 mph    
Visibility 6 miles    
Events Fog , Rain , Thunderstorm    
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Oct. 23, 2014 Rise Set
Actual Time 7:36 AM CDT 6:20 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 7:07 AM CDT 6:49 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 6:35 AM CDT 7:21 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 6:02 AM CDT 7:53 PM CDT
Moon 7:16 AM CDT (10/23) 6:22 PM CDT (10/23)
Length of Visible Light 11h 41m
Length of Day
10h 44m
Waning Crescent, 0% of the Moon is Illuminated
Oct 23
Waning Crescent
Oct 23
New
Oct 30
First Quarter
Nov 6
Full
Nov 14
Last Quarter

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (CDT) Temp. Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:51 AM 51.8 °F 46.4 °F 82% 30.10 in 2.5 mi SSE 6.9 mph - 0.12 in Rain , Thunderstorm Thunderstorms and Rain
12:53 AM 52.0 °F 46.9 °F 83% 30.10 in 2.5 mi SSE 6.9 mph - 0.12 in Rain , Thunderstorm Thunderstorms and Rain
1:00 AM 52.0 °F 48.0 °F 86% 30.10 in 5.0 mi SSE 5.8 mph - 0.01 in Rain , Thunderstorm Light Thunderstorms and Rain
1:12 AM 51.1 °F 48.0 °F 89% 30.08 in 5.0 mi SSE 6.9 mph - 0.03 in Rain , Thunderstorm Light Rain
1:25 AM 52.0 °F 48.9 °F 89% 30.08 in 4.0 mi SSE 8.1 mph - 0.07 in Rain Rain
1:49 AM 53.6 °F 48.2 °F 82% 30.07 in 2.5 mi SSE 9.2 mph - 0.19 in Rain Rain
1:53 AM 53.1 °F 48.9 °F 86% 30.07 in 4.0 mi SSE 9.2 mph - 0.20 in Rain Light Rain
2:53 AM 51.1 °F 48.0 °F 89% 30.07 in 7.0 mi SSE 8.1 mph - 0.11 in Rain Light Rain
3:53 AM 51.1 °F 48.0 °F 89% 30.04 in 10.0 mi SSE 6.9 mph - 0.01 in   Mostly Cloudy
4:53 AM 51.1 °F 48.0 °F 89% 30.04 in 7.0 mi SSE 4.6 mph - 0.01 in Rain Light Rain
5:53 AM 51.1 °F 48.9 °F 92% 30.03 in 10.0 mi SSE 6.9 mph - 0.01 in   Overcast
6:34 AM 51.1 °F 48.9 °F 92% 30.03 in 10.0 mi SSE 4.6 mph - 0.03 in   Overcast
6:53 AM 51.1 °F 48.9 °F 92% 30.03 in 8.0 mi SSE 3.5 mph - 0.04 in Rain Light Rain
7:11 AM 51.1 °F 48.9 °F 92% 30.03 in 1.8 mi Calm Calm - 0.08 in Rain Heavy Rain
7:29 AM 51.1 °F 48.9 °F 92% 30.03 in 3.0 mi South 3.5 mph - 0.36 in Rain Light Rain
7:44 AM 51.1 °F 48.9 °F 92% 30.03 in 5.0 mi SSE 4.6 mph - 0.37 in   Overcast
7:53 AM 51.1 °F 50.0 °F 96% 30.02 in 7.0 mi South 4.6 mph - 0.37 in   Overcast
8:53 AM 53.1 °F 51.1 °F 93% 30.03 in 5.0 mi SSW 3.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:53 AM 55.9 °F 54.0 °F 93% 30.04 in 5.0 mi SW 5.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
10:53 AM 57.9 °F 55.9 °F 93% 30.04 in 4.0 mi WSW 4.6 mph - N/A   Overcast
11:29 AM 60.1 °F 55.9 °F 86% 30.04 in 8.0 mi WNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
11:53 AM 60.1 °F 55.9 °F 86% 30.04 in 8.0 mi WNW 11.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
12:29 PM 62.1 °F 55.9 °F 80% 30.04 in 10.0 mi West 9.2 mph - N/A   Overcast
12:53 PM 63.0 °F 55.9 °F 78% 30.02 in 10.0 mi West 6.9 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
1:53 PM 66.9 °F 53.1 °F 61% 30.01 in 10.0 mi Variable 4.6 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
2:53 PM 69.1 °F 51.1 °F 53% 30.00 in 10.0 mi North 5.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
3:53 PM 70.0 °F 50.0 °F 49% 29.99 in 10.0 mi NNW 9.2 mph - N/A   Clear
4:53 PM 69.1 °F 48.0 °F 47% 29.99 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
5:53 PM 64.0 °F 46.9 °F 54% 29.99 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
6:53 PM 54.0 °F 46.9 °F 77% 30.01 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
7:53 PM 50.0 °F 46.0 °F 86% 30.03 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
8:53 PM 51.1 °F 46.0 °F 83% 30.04 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
9:53 PM 50.0 °F 46.9 °F 89% 30.04 in 5.0 mi South 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
10:03 PM 48.9 °F 46.9 °F 93% 30.04 in 1.8 mi SSE 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
10:10 PM 48.9 °F 46.9 °F 93% 30.04 in 0.5 mi Calm Calm - N/A Fog Fog
10:17 PM 48.9 °F 46.9 °F 93% 30.03 in 0.2 mi Calm Calm - N/A Fog Fog
10:53 PM 48.0 °F 46.9 °F 96% 30.03 in 0.2 mi Calm Calm - N/A Fog Fog
11:53 PM 46.9 °F 45.0 °F 93% 30.03 in 0.2 mi SE 3.5 mph - N/A Fog Fog