Weather History for Ames, IA

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Month of August, 2014

  Max Avg Min Sum
Temperature  
Max Temperature 91 °F 81 °F 70 °F
Mean Temperature 81 °F 72 °F 66 °F
Min Temperature 71 °F 63 °F 53 °F
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days (base 65) 0 0 0 0
Cooling Degree Days (base 65) 16 7 1 220
Growing Degree Days (base 50) 30 22 15 668
Dew Point  
Dew Point 77 °F 66 °F 51 °F
Precipitation  
Precipitation 2.10 in 0.26 in 0.00 in 8.14 in
Snowdepth - - - -
Wind  
Wind 43 mph 5 mph 0 mph
Gust Wind 51 mph 22 mph 16 mph
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.19 in 29.96 in 29.65 in

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Astronomy

Aug. 06, 2014 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:13 AM CDT 8:26 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 5:42 AM CDT 8:57 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:03 AM CDT 9:35 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 4:21 AM CDT 10:17 PM CDT
Moon 4:45 PM CDT (8/6) 1:48 AM CDT (8/6)
Length of Visible Light 15h 15m
Length of Day
14h 13m
Waxing Gibbous, 78% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 6
Waxing Gibbous
Aug 10
Full
Aug 17
Last Quarter
Aug 25
New
Sep 2
First Quarter

Weather History Calendar

Precipitation Actual month total 8.14 Normal Month Total: 4.42
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
 
Clear
Actual:
83 | 54 0.00
Average:
83 | 63 0.14
Thunderstorm
Actual:
84 | 56 0.00
Average:
83 | 63 0.15
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
85 | 61 0.00
Average:
83 | 63 0.14
Fog
Actual:
85 | 60 0.00
Average:
83 | 62 0.15
Rain
Actual:
79 | 60 0.02
Average:
83 | 62 0.15
Rain
Actual:
70 | 64 1.07
Average:
83 | 62 0.16
Rain
Actual:
71 | 67 0.18
Average:
83 | 62 0.15
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
79 | 64 0.00
Average:
83 | 62 0.15
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
80 | 63 0.00
Average:
83 | 62 0.14
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
78 | 62 0.00
Average:
82 | 62 0.14
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
79 | 62 0.00
Average:
82 | 62 0.13
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
77 | 55 0.00
Average:
82 | 61 0.16
Clear
Actual:
81 | 53 0.00
Average:
82 | 61 0.15
Clear
Actual:
80 | 55 0.00
Average:
82 | 61 0.16
Rain
Actual:
70 | 65 0.31
Average:
82 | 61 0.15
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
80 | 64 0.00
Average:
82 | 61 0.15
Fog
Actual:
84 | 60 0.00
Average:
82 | 61 0.14
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
86 | 66 0.00
Average:
82 | 60 0.12
Clear
Actual:
84 | 63 0.00
Average:
82 | 60 0.13
Thunderstorm
Actual:
78 | 62 0.32
Average:
81 | 60 0.12
Thunderstorm
Actual:
86 | 71 0.25
Average:
81 | 60 0.11
Thunderstorm
Actual:
88 | 70 0.02
Average:
81 | 59 0.14
Thunderstorm
Actual:
84 | 71 0.37
Average:
81 | 59 0.16
Fog
Actual:
91 | 71 0.00
Average:
81 | 59 0.16
Thunderstorm
Actual:
88 | 69 0.04
Average:
81 | 59 0.17
Thunderstorm
Actual:
78 | 63 1.16
Average:
81 | 58 0.13
Thunderstorm
Actual:
76 | 64 0.02
Average:
80 | 58 0.13
Thunderstorm
Actual:
77 | 65 2.08
Average:
80 | 58 0.14
Thunderstorm
Actual:
84 | 65 0.19
Average:
80 | 57 0.14
Rain
Actual:
80 | 59 0.01
Average:
80 | 57 0.13
Thunderstorm
Actual:
87 | 58 2.10
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

2014 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 83 69 54 63 58 54 100 72 43 30.09 30.06 30.04 10 9 7 8 2 32 0.00  
2 84 70 56 66 61 55 100 73 46 30.16 30.11 30.07 10 9 5 7 2 - 0.00 Thunderstorm
3 85 73 61 68 64 60 100 76 51 30.14 30.08 30.02 10 9 5 10 2 14 0.00  
4 85 73 60 71 64 59 100 78 55 30.07 30.03 29.97 10 6 0 14 2 19 0.00 Fog
5 79 70 60 69 65 61 100 84 67 30.09 30.05 30.00 10 8 2 10 3 13 0.02 Rain
6 70 67 64 69 66 64 100 95 90 30.08 30.04 29.98 10 4 2 13 6 17 1.07 Rain
7 71 69 67 69 66 64 100 92 84 30.00 29.98 29.96 10 5 1 13 7 19 0.18 Rain
8 79 72 64 66 65 63 93 79 64 30.04 30.01 29.98 10 9 5 15 5 17 0.00  
9 80 72 63 66 64 62 100 81 62 30.06 30.03 30.01 10 8 5 14 5 17 0.00  
10 78 70 62 67 64 62 100 82 64 30.05 30.02 29.99 9 7 3 9 3 11 0.00  
11 79 71 62 67 61 54 100 75 50 30.03 30.00 29.97 10 8 3 24 13 30 0.00  
12 77 66 55 59 55 52 93 68 43 30.08 30.05 30.02 10 10 9 21 9 25 0.00  
13 81 67 53 62 57 51 97 70 42 30.13 30.08 30.05 10 10 7 10 4 16 0.00  
14 80 68 55 67 62 55 100 77 54 30.10 30.04 29.97 10 10 7 8 3 10 0.00  
15 70 68 65 68 66 64 100 94 87 30.00 29.95 29.88 10 8 2 13 5 16 0.31 Rain
16 80 72 64 70 67 64 100 87 74 29.91 29.87 29.84 10 8 3 12 4 15 0.00  
17 84 72 60 71 65 60 100 83 65 30.00 29.94 29.88 10 5 0 12 3 14 0.00 Fog
18 86 76 66 71 68 65 100 76 51 29.91 29.80 29.70 10 8 2 16 8 21 0.00  
19 84 74 63 69 65 63 93 72 51 29.81 29.76 29.70 10 9 7 13 6 17 0.00  
20 78 70 62 73 68 62 100 90 79 29.89 29.84 29.78 10 7 2 17 5 22 0.32 Rain , Thunderstorm
21 86 79 71 76 73 70 100 83 65 29.87 29.82 29.76 10 8 1 17 7 23 0.25 Rain , Thunderstorm
22 88 79 70 77 75 71 100 84 68 29.96 29.90 29.82 10 7 2 21 3 27 0.02 Rain , Thunderstorm
23 84 78 71 75 73 71 100 87 74 29.95 29.89 29.83 10 8 2 17 7 23 0.37 Rain , Thunderstorm
24 91 81 71 77 72 71 100 80 59 29.88 29.84 29.80 10 7 0 16 8 22 0.00 Fog
25 88 79 69 75 71 65 100 75 50 30.03 29.93 29.86 10 8 1 16 7 20 0.04 Rain , Thunderstorm
26 78 71 63 66 64 61 100 80 60 30.19 30.12 30.02 10 8 0 25 6 32 1.16 Fog , Rain , Thunderstorm
27 76 70 64 67 65 61 100 87 73 30.18 30.12 30.06 10 10 5 12 4 14 0.02 Rain , Thunderstorm
28 77 71 65 72 68 64 100 94 87 30.08 29.97 29.87 10 7 0 20 8 24 2.08 Fog , Rain , Thunderstorm
29 84 75 65 72 68 65 100 83 65 29.93 29.82 29.75 10 9 4 16 7 23 0.19 Rain , Thunderstorm
30 80 70 59 68 66 62 100 81 62 29.90 29.84 29.76 10 10 5 14 7 17 0.01 Rain
31 87 73 58 74 65 58 100 81 61 29.89 29.81 29.65 10 5 0 43 7 51 2.10 Fog , Rain , Thunderstorm