Weather History for Ames, IA

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Month of April, 2014

  Max Avg Min Sum
Temperature  
Max Temperature 85 °F 59 °F 39 °F
Mean Temperature 69 °F 48 °F 32 °F
Min Temperature 53 °F 36 °F 20 °F
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days (base 65) 33 17 0 522
Cooling Degree Days (base 65) 4 0 0 7
Growing Degree Days (base 50) 20 3 0 88
Dew Point  
Dew Point 58 °F 36 °F 11 °F
Precipitation  
Precipitation 2.70 in 0.34 in 0.00 in 8.72 in
Snowdepth - - - -
Wind  
Wind 39 mph 12 mph 0 mph
Gust Wind 50 mph 27 mph 16 mph
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.37 in 29.88 in 29.30 in

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Apr. 17, 2014 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:30 AM CDT 7:57 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 6:01 AM CDT 8:27 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:26 AM CDT 9:02 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 4:49 AM CDT 9:39 PM CDT
Moon 10:46 PM CDT (4/17) 8:01 AM CDT (4/17)
Length of Visible Light 14h 25m
Length of Day
13h 27m
Waning Gibbous, 93% of the Moon is Illuminated
Apr 17
Waning Gibbous
Apr 22
Last Quarter
Apr 29
New
May 6
First Quarter
May 14
Full

Weather History Calendar

Precipitation Actual month total 8.72 Normal Month Total: 3.44
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
 
Snow
Actual:
43 | 20 T
Average:
55 | 33 0.07
Rain
Actual:
50 | 30 T
Average:
56 | 33 0.08
Thunderstorm
Actual:
45 | 34 0.46
Average:
56 | 34 0.07
Snow
Actual:
40 | 27 0.06
Average:
57 | 34 0.08
Clear
Actual:
54 | 22 0.00
Average:
57 | 34 0.09
Rain
Actual:
61 | 33 0.01
Average:
58 | 35 0.09
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
62 | 35 0.02
Average:
58 | 35 0.09
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
55 | 29 0.00
Average:
58 | 35 0.09
Clear
Actual:
74 | 28 0.00
Average:
59 | 36 0.09
Clear
Actual:
67 | 42 0.00
Average:
59 | 36 0.09
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
76 | 33 0.00
Average:
59 | 37 0.09
Thunderstorm
Actual:
85 | 53 0.31
Average:
60 | 37 0.10
Thunderstorm
Actual:
57 | 32 2.70
Average:
60 | 37 0.11
Snow
Actual:
39 | 27 0.08
Average:
61 | 38 0.11
Clear
Actual:
42 | 24 0.00
Average:
59 | 36 0.11
Rain
Actual:
64 | 35 0.03
Average:
61 | 38 0.13
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
53 | 32 0.00
Average:
62 | 39 0.12
Clear
Actual:
62 | 27 0.00
Average:
62 | 39 0.12
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
76 | 41 0.00
Average:
62 | 40 0.13
Thunderstorm
Actual:
82 | 53 0.23
Average:
63 | 40 0.13
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
72 | 49 T
Average:
63 | 40 0.13
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
64 | 38 0.00
Average:
63 | 41 0.14
Rain
Actual:
52 | 44 0.44
Average:
64 | 41 0.13
Thunderstorm
Actual:
56 | 40 0.13
Average:
64 | 41 0.15
Clear
Actual:
74 | 34 0.00
Average:
64 | 42 0.14
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
70 | 44 T
Average:
65 | 42 0.13
Thunderstorm
Actual:
61 | 43 2.43
Average:
65 | 43 0.14
Thunderstorm
Actual:
56 | 49 1.14
Average:
65 | 43 0.15
Rain
Actual:
49 | 37 0.20
Average:
66 | 43 0.17
Rain
Actual:
42 | 37 0.48
Average:
66 | 44 0.17
 

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Clear
Mostly Cloudy
Partly Sunny
Partly Cloudy
Mostly Sunny
Cloudy Rain Snow
Hail
Flurries
Thunderstorms Hazy
Fog
Sleet '?' denotes
'chance of'
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Daily Weather History & Observations

2014 Temp. (°F) Dew Point (°F) Humidity (%) Sea Level Press. (in) Visibility (mi) Wind (mph) Precip. (in) Events
Apr high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg high sum  
1 43 32 20 28 18 11 75 60 45 30.11 29.97 29.78 10 10 9 35 15 45 T Snow
2 50 40 30 37 30 24 85 68 50 30.12 30.02 29.88 10 10 7 22 12 30 T Rain
3 45 40 34 43 39 34 100 91 82 29.85 29.71 29.57 9 3 0 20 11 27 0.46 Fog , Rain , Thunderstorm
4 40 34 27 35 29 25 100 80 59 30.16 29.84 29.56 10 8 2 33 18 41 0.06 Rain , Snow
5 54 38 22 31 27 20 92 62 32 30.21 30.13 30.04 10 10 6 14 7 17 0.00  
6 61 47 33 47 37 27 96 74 51 30.04 29.95 29.88 10 9 6 15 6 20 0.01 Rain
7 62 49 35 43 39 35 100 73 46 29.87 29.80 29.73 10 6 2 28 8 35 0.02  
8 55 42 29 35 32 27 85 62 38 30.06 29.95 29.83 10 10 10 25 14 32 0.00  
9 74 51 28 34 29 25 92 56 19 30.05 29.87 29.64 10 10 10 29 13 37 0.00  
10 67 55 42 38 29 18 66 41 16 30.00 29.82 29.58 10 10 10 30 12 36 0.00  
11 76 55 33 33 28 23 75 45 15 30.02 29.96 29.87 10 10 8 26 9 34 0.00  
12 85 69 53 58 50 33 100 67 34 29.86 29.62 29.48 10 9 5 28 13 36 0.31 Rain , Thunderstorm
13 57 45 32 55 45 33 100 96 92 29.75 29.65 29.59 9 3 1 39 20 50 2.70 Rain , Snow , Thunderstorm
14 39 33 27 33 24 17 100 74 48 30.17 29.98 29.75 10 7 1 37 20 46 0.08 Snow
15 42 33 24 24 19 13 78 60 41 30.23 30.15 30.01 10 10 10 12 8 16 0.00  
16 64 50 35 40 31 24 92 61 30 29.99 29.86 29.74 10 10 4 36 19 44 0.03 Rain
17 53 43 32 32 29 27 89 65 41 30.32 30.23 29.99 10 10 9 25 10 31 0.00  
18 62 45 27 35 30 26 92 60 27 30.37 30.29 30.17 10 8 3 17 8 24 0.00  
19 76 59 41 44 39 31 62 47 31 30.19 30.10 30.02 10 10 8 24 14 33 0.00  
20 82 68 53 54 50 45 77 57 37 30.06 29.99 29.89 10 10 4 23 11 29 0.23 Rain , Thunderstorm
21 72 61 49 57 49 33 93 59 25 30.06 29.95 29.89 10 10 7 29 12 34 T  
22 64 51 38 34 32 30 70 49 28 30.14 30.09 30.01 10 10 10 20 10 32 0.00  
23 52 48 44 42 35 29 92 69 46 30.07 29.95 29.79 10 9 4 26 15 34 0.44 Rain
24 56 48 40 52 45 39 96 84 71 29.80 29.69 29.64 10 9 5 24 12 33 0.13 Rain , Thunderstorm
25 74 54 34 44 38 31 100 62 24 29.84 29.81 29.76 10 9 5 15 6 19 0.00  
26 70 57 44 45 41 37 76 57 37 29.86 29.78 29.68 10 10 10 29 15 39 T  
27 61 52 43 55 47 34 93 79 64 29.74 29.56 29.37 10 7 1 28 17 37 2.43 Rain , Thunderstorm
28 56 53 49 55 52 48 100 97 93 29.50 29.37 29.30 7 3 1 22 11 30 1.14 Rain , Thunderstorm
29 49 43 37 47 41 33 100 93 85 29.75 29.55 29.40 10 6 1 23 13 29 0.20 Rain
30 42 40 37 39 36 33 92 87 82 29.82 29.79 29.75 10 9 6 21 14 26 0.48 Rain