Ames August 26 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of August 26.
August 26 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 98 °F 1955
Lowest temperature 40 °F 1910
Lowest daily high 56 °F 1944
Highest daily low 72 °F 1990
Most precipitation 3.05 inches 1954
August 26 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 80.8 °F
Average low 58.7 °F
Chance precipitation 35.1%
Ames August 26 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2023 83 66 0.00 0.0
2022 83 56 0.00 n/a
2021 86 68 0.44 n/a
2020 94 68 0.00 n/a
2019 74 63 0.00 n/a
2018 84 66 0.04 n/a
2017 79 59 0.00 n/a
2016 72 56 0.27 n/a
2015 76 46 0.00 n/a
2014 78 63 1.16 n/a
2013 95 70 0.00 0.0
2012 86 65 0.00 n/a
2011 79 57 0.00 n/a
2010 82 51 0.00 n/a
2009 72 63 0.82 n/a
2008 77 50 0.00 n/a
2007 81 58 0.01 n/a
2006 79 65 0.00 n/a
2005 83 61 0.80 n/a
2004 86 63 1.17 n/a
2003 92 68 0.53 n/a
2002 86 61 0.01 n/a
2001 85 58 0.01 n/a
2000 87 68 0.01 n/a
1999 83 60 0.01 n/a
1998 80 61 0.00 0.0
1997 83 68 0.00 0.0
1996 81 60 1.33 0.0
1995 88 61 0.00 0.0
1994 86 62 0.35 0.0
1993 88 70 0.11 0.0
1992 63 56 0.00 0.0
1991 88 65 0.00 0.0
1990 92 72 0.00 0.0
1989 78 64 0.13 0.0
1988 79 51 0.00 0.0
1987 62 54 2.79 0.0
1986 87 66 0.38 0.0
1985 72 53 0.00 0.0
1984 90 63 0.00 0.0
1983 94 70 0.00 0.0
1982 79 54 0.00 0.0
1981 82 63 0.33 0.0
1980 89 66 0.00 0.0
1979 76 61 0.12 0.0
1978 84 68 0.29 0.0
1977 83 67 0.72 0.0
1976 91 62 0.03 0.0
1975 76 51 0.00 0.0
1974 88 67 0.00 0.0
1973 90 66 0.00 0.0
1972 73 60 0.00 0.0
1971 83 51 0.00 0.0
1970 87 58 0.00 0.0
1969 82 57 0.00 0.0
1968 74 51 0.53 0.0
1967 84 57 0.36 0.0
1966 85 52 0.00 0.0
1965 89 58 0.00 0.0
1964 77 44 0.00 0.0
1963 77 54 0.00 0.0
1962 84 51 0.00 0.0
1961 91 58 0.00 0.0
1960 76 57 0.00 0.0
1959 88 67 0.00 0.0
1958 69 51 0.00 0.0
1957 84 67 0.13 0.0
1956 95 61 0.00 0.0
1955 98 67 0.00 0.0
1954 81 66 3.05 0.0
1953 92 60 0.00 0.0
1952 83 60 0.37 0.0
1951 81 66 0.00 0.0
1950 65 55 0.00 0.0
1949 89 60 0.00 0.0
1948 91 69 0.00 0.0
1947 83 57 0.00 0.0
1946 80 49 0.00 0.0
1945 84 54 0.00 0.0
1944 56 53 2.12 0.0
1943 83 70 0.00 0.0
1942 75 60 2.37 0.0
1941 74 54 0.00 0.0
1940 77 68 0.26 0.0
1939 80 55 0.00 0.0
1938 80 55 0.00 0.0
1937 86 67 0.20 0.0
1936 91 66 0.00 0.0
1935 87 54 0.00 0.0
1934 86 47 0.00 0.0
1933 81 55 0.00 0.0
1932 80 62 0.00 0.0
1931 82 51 0.00 0.0
1930 92 55 0.00 0.0
1929 84 62 0.00 0.0
1928 77 61 0.25 0.0
1927 79 50 0.00 0.0
1926 92 64 0.00 0.0
1925 85 60 0.00 0.0
1924 92 67 0.00 0.0
1923 83 56 0.00 0.0
1922 83 52 0.46 0.0
1921 87 68 0.00 0.0
1920 79 49 0.00 0.0
1919 77 50 0.00 0.0
1918 89 62 0.00 0.0
1917 89 54 0.00 0.0
1916 70 45 0.00 0.0
1915 72 61 0.00 0.0
1914 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1913 93 58 0.00 0.0
1912 85 63 0.00 0.0
1911 88 52 0.00 0.0
1910 76 40 0.00 0.0
1909 94 69 0.00 0.0
1908 74 54 0.20 0.0
1907 84 n/a 0.38 0.0
1906 73 58 0.00 0.0
1905 79 52 0.00 0.0
1904 79 44 0.00 0.0
1903 74 61 1.07 0.0
1902 75 55 0.00 0.0
1901 90 62 0.00 0.0
1900 87 58 0.00 0.0
1899 91 61 0.00 0.0
1898 n/a 60 0.00 0.0
1897 83 56 0.00 0.0
1896 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1895 86 67 0.00 0.0
1894 85 51 0.00 0.0
1893 85 43 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 8/26?
For the date of Aug 26, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 98 °F which happened in 1955.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on August 26
Rank Temperature Year
1 98 °F 1955
2 95 °F 2013
2 95 °F 1956
4 94 °F 2020
4 94 °F 1983
4 94 °F 1909
7 93 °F 1913
8 92 °F 1953
8 92 °F 1924
8 92 °F 1926
8 92 °F 1990
8 92 °F 2003
8 92 °F 1930
What's the all-time low for Ames on 8/26?
For the date of Aug 26, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 40 °F which happened in 1910.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on August 26
Rank Temperature Year
1 40 °F 1910
2 43 °F 1893
3 44 °F 1964
3 44 °F 1904
5 45 °F 1916
6 46 °F 2015
7 47 °F 1934
8 49 °F 1920
8 49 °F 1946
10 50 °F 2008
10 50 °F 1927
10 50 °F 1919
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on August 26
Rank Temperature Year
1 56 °F 1944
2 62 °F 1987
3 63 °F 1992
4 65 °F 1950
5 69 °F 1958
6 70 °F 1916
7 72 °F 1985
7 72 °F 2009
7 72 °F 1915
7 72 °F 2016
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 8/26?
For the date of Aug 26, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 3.05 inches which happened in 1954.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on August 26
Rank Precipitation Year
1 3.05 inches 1954
2 2.79 inches 1987
3 2.37 inches 1942
4 2.12 inches 1944
5 1.33 inches 1996
6 1.17 inches 2004
7 1.16 inches 2014
8 1.07 inches 1903
9 0.82 inches 2009
10 0.80 inches 2005
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location