Ames August 11 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of August 11.
August 11 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 99 °F 1947
Lowest temperature 47 °F 1917
Lowest daily high 63 °F 1997
Highest daily low 75 °F 1941
Most precipitation 3.94 inches 2016
August 11 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 81.8 °F
Average low 60.7 °F
Chance precipitation 36.5%
Ames August 11 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2023 88 63 1.51 0.0
2022 88 60 0.00 0.0
2021 90 64 0.00 n/a
2020 82 54 0.00 n/a
2019 80 69 0.01 n/a
2018 85 62 0.00 n/a
2017 80 53 0.00 n/a
2016 89 69 3.94 n/a
2015 83 61 0.00 n/a
2014 79 62 0.00 n/a
2013 85 58 0.73 0.0
2012 79 50 0.00 n/a
2011 80 53 0.00 n/a
2010 91 70 0.03 n/a
2009 84 62 0.00 n/a
2008 77 53 0.00 n/a
2007 93 71 0.01 n/a
2006 79 68 0.00 n/a
2005 80 66 3.31 n/a
2004 65 48 0.00 n/a
2003 85 61 0.01 n/a
2002 88 62 0.00 n/a
2001 80 54 0.00 n/a
2000 85 56 0.00 n/a
1999 77 63 0.24 n/a
1998 83 63 0.00 0.0
1997 63 56 0.53 0.0
1996 81 61 0.30 0.0
1995 89 70 0.00 0.0
1994 77 58 0.00 0.0
1993 83 65 0.00 0.0
1992 78 59 0.00 0.0
1991 80 57 0.00 0.0
1990 79 64 0.10 0.0
1989 83 55 0.00 0.0
1988 96 69 0.00 0.0
1987 85 61 0.00 0.0
1986 74 49 0.00 0.0
1985 78 48 0.00 0.0
1984 84 59 0.00 0.0
1983 93 60 0.00 0.0
1982 73 48 0.00 0.0
1981 80 56 0.00 0.0
1980 79 65 0.51 0.0
1979 74 51 0.00 0.0
1978 79 60 0.00 0.0
1977 74 54 0.00 0.0
1976 87 63 0.00 0.0
1975 85 63 0.32 0.0
1974 80 58 0.00 0.0
1973 85 62 0.00 0.0
1972 85 67 0.13 0.0
1971 81 55 0.00 0.0
1970 83 62 0.00 0.0
1969 85 60 0.00 0.0
1968 73 52 0.00 0.0
1967 74 49 0.00 0.0
1966 79 52 0.00 0.0
1965 89 58 0.00 0.0
1964 79 59 0.09 0.0
1963 85 62 0.00 0.0
1962 84 65 0.00 0.0
1961 80 66 0.00 0.0
1960 80 53 0.00 0.0
1959 90 64 0.00 0.0
1958 90 68 0.00 0.0
1957 85 70 0.00 0.0
1956 86 64 0.01 0.0
1955 85 54 0.00 0.0
1954 74 59 0.04 0.0
1953 80 65 0.10 0.0
1952 72 64 0.00 0.0
1951 80 60 0.00 0.0
1950 74 59 0.00 0.0
1949 90 71 0.27 0.0
1948 84 63 0.26 0.0
1947 99 67 0.00 0.0
1946 76 51 0.00 0.0
1945 78 63 0.00 0.0
1944 90 74 0.00 0.0
1943 86 68 0.00 0.0
1942 78 57 0.00 0.0
1941 96 75 0.00 0.0
1940 80 60 0.81 0.0
1939 79 57 0.30 0.0
1938 81 58 0.00 0.0
1937 84 64 0.28 0.0
1936 87 61 0.02 0.0
1935 95 69 0.00 0.0
1934 80 61 0.08 0.0
1933 87 59 0.00 0.0
1932 78 65 1.02 0.0
1931 76 50 0.00 0.0
1930 83 50 0.00 0.0
1929 87 65 0.00 0.0
1928 84 60 0.00 0.0
1927 86 57 0.06 0.0
1926 80 66 0.05 0.0
1925 80 61 0.32 0.0
1924 77 56 0.00 0.0
1923 94 70 0.00 0.0
1922 75 63 0.26 0.0
1921 79 62 0.17 0.0
1920 92 63 0.00 0.0
1919 84 62 0.04 0.0
1918 82 71 0.00 0.0
1917 80 47 0.00 0.0
1916 84 58 0.01 0.0
1915 81 58 0.38 0.0
1914 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1913 83 64 1.13 0.0
1912 84 54 0.69 0.0
1911 87 63 0.00 0.0
1910 90 57 0.00 0.0
1909 96 68 0.03 0.0
1908 75 59 1.20 0.0
1907 85 n/a 0.00 0.0
1906 84 61 0.00 0.0
1905 95 64 0.00 0.0
1904 79 50 0.00 0.0
1903 69 53 0.00 0.0
1902 75 49 0.00 0.0
1901 81 64 0.00 0.0
1900 85 68 0.30 0.0
1899 90 67 0.00 0.0
1898 77 57 0.00 0.0
1897 79 55 0.00 0.0
1896 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1895 89 60 0.00 0.0
1894 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1893 76 54 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 8/11?
For the date of Aug 11, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 99 °F which happened in 1947.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on August 11
Rank Temperature Year
1 99 °F 1947
2 96 °F 1988
2 96 °F 1909
2 96 °F 1941
5 95 °F 1905
5 95 °F 1935
7 94 °F 1923
8 93 °F 1983
8 93 °F 2007
10 92 °F 1920
What's the all-time low for Ames on 8/11?
For the date of Aug 11, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 47 °F which happened in 1917.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on August 11
Rank Temperature Year
1 47 °F 1917
2 48 °F 2004
2 48 °F 1985
2 48 °F 1982
5 49 °F 1902
5 49 °F 1986
5 49 °F 1967
8 50 °F 1930
8 50 °F 2012
8 50 °F 1904
8 50 °F 1931
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on August 11
Rank Temperature Year
1 63 °F 1997
2 65 °F 2004
3 69 °F 1903
4 72 °F 1952
5 73 °F 1982
5 73 °F 1968
7 74 °F 1979
7 74 °F 1950
7 74 °F 1954
7 74 °F 1977
7 74 °F 1986
7 74 °F 1967
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 8/11?
For the date of Aug 11, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 3.94 inches which happened in 2016.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on August 11
Rank Precipitation Year
1 3.94 inches 2016
2 3.31 inches 2005
3 1.51 inches 2023
4 1.20 inches 1908
5 1.13 inches 1913
6 1.02 inches 1932
7 0.81 inches 1940
8 0.73 inches 2013
9 0.69 inches 1912
10 0.53 inches 1997
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location