Ames April 12 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of April 12.
April 12 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 86 °F 2023
Lowest temperature 17 °F 1940
Lowest daily high 34 °F 2008
Highest daily low 63 °F 1968
Most precipitation 1.82 inches 1991
April 12 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 60.3 °F
Average low 36.9 °F
Chance precipitation 38.0%
Ames April 12 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 67 37 0.00 0.0
2023 86 58 0.00 0.0
2022 78 37 0.63 0.0
2021 59 40 0.00 n/a
2020 47 28 1.31 n/a
2019 38 31 0.00 n/a
2018 65 39 0.00 n/a
2017 68 37 0.00 n/a
2016 58 20 0.00 n/a
2015 70 47 0.09 n/a
2014 85 53 0.31 n/a
2013 39 33 0.01 n/a
2012 61 24 0.00 n/a
2011 69 31 0.00 n/a
2010 67 48 0.00 n/a
2009 54 36 0.00 n/a
2008 34 32 0.04 n/a
2007 44 31 0.02 n/a
2006 76 51 0.00 n/a
2005 61 45 0.06 n/a
2004 53 28 0.00 n/a
2003 72 36 0.00 n/a
2002 58 37 0.00 n/a
2001 56 41 0.00 n/a
2000 56 22 0.00 n/a
1999 62 31 0.00 n/a
1998 71 49 0.00 0.0
1997 38 28 0.08 3.8
1996 83 39 0.00 0.0
1995 40 32 0.03 0.0
1994 52 40 0.53 0.0
1993 46 32 0.19 0.0
1992 43 22 0.00 0.4
1991 46 38 1.82 0.0
1990 52 20 0.00 0.0
1989 56 21 0.00 0.0
1988 69 35 0.00 0.0
1987 68 35 0.00 0.0
1986 70 42 0.05 0.0
1985 82 55 0.00 0.0
1984 55 48 0.47 0.0
1983 52 36 1.13 0.0
1982 68 40 n/a n/a
1981 66 45 0.00 0.0
1980 51 29 0.00 0.0
1979 58 44 0.28 0.0
1978 62 54 0.04 0.0
1977 79 54 0.00 0.0
1976 62 24 0.00 0.0
1975 50 28 0.00 0.0
1974 62 46 0.11 0.0
1973 51 29 0.00 0.0
1972 64 42 0.00 0.0
1971 70 44 0.00 0.0
1970 58 37 0.29 n/a
1969 69 39 0.00 0.0
1968 83 63 0.00 0.0
1967 52 39 0.26 0.0
1966 53 33 0.00 0.0
1965 56 37 0.00 0.0
1964 64 41 0.00 0.0
1963 54 40 0.00 0.0
1962 43 31 0.63 0.0
1961 43 33 0.36 0.5
1960 67 34 0.00 0.0
1959 44 28 0.02 0.0
1958 63 30 0.00 0.0
1957 40 18 0.00 0.0
1956 56 40 0.00 0.0
1955 64 48 0.18 0.0
1954 66 26 0.00 0.0
1953 45 29 0.00 0.0
1952 40 33 0.14 0.0
1951 39 33 0.27 0.0
1950 38 23 0.00 0.0
1949 73 34 0.00 0.0
1948 54 38 0.00 0.0
1947 49 35 0.00 0.0
1946 59 29 0.00 0.0
1945 65 34 0.00 0.0
1944 55 28 0.00 0.0
1943 50 35 0.00 0.0
1942 57 37 0.00 0.0
1941 81 51 0.00 0.0
1940 45 17 0.00 0.0
1939 45 17 0.00 0.0
1938 70 33 0.00 0.0
1937 64 39 0.21 0.0
1936 70 36 0.00 0.0
1935 55 34 0.00 0.0
1934 51 30 0.00 0.0
1933 62 29 0.00 0.0
1932 49 26 0.00 0.0
1931 80 55 0.00 0.0
1930 79 46 0.00 0.0
1929 53 32 0.00 0.0
1928 60 32 0.00 0.0
1927 54 46 0.21 0.0
1926 58 26 0.00 0.0
1925 80 42 0.00 0.0
1924 60 28 0.00 0.0
1923 68 32 0.00 0.0
1922 50 33 0.00 0.0
1921 70 40 0.00 0.0
1920 41 33 0.26 0.0
1919 62 34 0.00 0.0
1918 61 26 0.00 0.0
1917 55 30 0.00 0.0
1916 85 54 0.00 0.0
1915 54 45 0.00 0.0
1914 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1913 53 31 0.00 0.0
1912 73 43 0.10 0.0
1911 55 47 0.77 0.0
1910 75 39 0.20 0.0
1909 67 n/a 1.42 0.0
1908 72 35 0.00 0.0
1907 62 40 0.00 0.0
1906 77 47 0.00 0.0
1905 66 33 0.00 0.0
1904 45 30 0.00 0.0
1903 71 51 0.00 0.0
1902 54 32 0.00 0.0
1901 48 42 0.30 0.0
1900 n/a 27 0.00 0.5
1899 80 34 0.00 0.0
1898 63 38 0.36 0.0
1897 51 38 0.45 0.0
1896 n/a n/a 0.13 0.0
1895 68 43 0.00 0.0
1894 58 33 0.00 0.0
1893 62 38 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 4/12?
For the date of Apr 12, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 86 °F which happened in 2023.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on April 12
Rank Temperature Year
1 86 °F 2023
2 85 °F 1916
2 85 °F 2014
4 83 °F 1996
4 83 °F 1968
6 82 °F 1985
7 81 °F 1941
8 80 °F 1931
8 80 °F 1925
8 80 °F 1899
What's the all-time low for Ames on 4/12?
For the date of Apr 12, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 17 °F which has happened 2 times, most recently in 1940.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on April 12
Rank Temperature Year
1 17 °F 1940
1 17 °F 1939
3 18 °F 1957
4 20 °F 2016
4 20 °F 1990
6 21 °F 1989
7 22 °F 2000
7 22 °F 1992
9 23 °F 1950
10 24 °F 2012
10 24 °F 1976
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on April 12
Rank Temperature Year
1 34 °F 2008
2 38 °F 1997
2 38 °F 2019
2 38 °F 1950
5 39 °F 1951
5 39 °F 2013
7 40 °F 1952
7 40 °F 1995
7 40 °F 1957
10 41 °F 1920
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 4/12?
For the date of Apr 12, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 1.82 inches which happened in 1991.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on April 12
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.82 inches 1991
2 1.42 inches 1909
3 1.31 inches 2020
4 1.13 inches 1983
5 0.77 inches 1911
6 0.63 inches 2022
6 0.63 inches 1962
8 0.53 inches 1994
9 0.47 inches 1984
10 0.45 inches 1897
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location