Ames August 27 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of August 27.
August 27 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 98 °F 1955
Lowest temperature 42 °F 1916
Lowest daily high 60 °F 1944
Highest daily low 74 °F 1977
Most precipitation 3.05 inches 1923
August 27 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 80.7 °F
Average low 58.4 °F
Chance precipitation 34.6%
Ames August 27 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2023 78 56 0.00 0.0
2022 89 68 0.38 n/a
2021 93 70 0.00 n/a
2020 93 70 0.00 n/a
2019 77 56 0.00 n/a
2018 88 71 0.18 n/a
2017 80 60 0.00 n/a
2016 78 60 0.00 n/a
2015 72 50 0.03 n/a
2014 76 64 0.02 n/a
2013 95 73 0.00 0.0
2012 90 56 0.00 n/a
2011 84 57 0.00 n/a
2010 86 58 0.00 n/a
2009 66 60 0.38 n/a
2008 77 54 0.26 n/a
2007 90 68 0.00 n/a
2006 79 61 0.60 n/a
2005 84 54 0.01 n/a
2004 82 63 0.01 n/a
2003 89 58 0.00 n/a
2002 82 59 0.00 n/a
2001 84 58 0.00 n/a
2000 76 61 0.01 n/a
1999 86 60 0.01 n/a
1998 76 67 0.54 0.0
1997 83 65 0.11 0.0
1996 75 61 0.00 0.0
1995 89 67 0.00 0.0
1994 92 64 0.00 0.0
1993 87 70 0.00 0.0
1992 67 53 0.00 0.0
1991 88 63 0.00 0.0
1990 92 71 0.00 0.0
1989 83 66 0.00 0.0
1988 75 59 0.26 0.0
1987 69 57 0.00 0.0
1986 74 48 0.00 0.0
1985 79 52 0.00 0.0
1984 97 69 0.00 0.0
1983 90 65 1.73 0.0
1982 77 53 0.00 0.0
1981 78 61 0.34 0.0
1980 88 60 0.00 0.0
1979 71 60 0.05 0.0
1978 82 65 1.87 0.0
1977 88 74 0.00 0.0
1976 91 69 0.00 0.0
1975 77 55 0.21 0.0
1974 88 57 0.08 0.0
1973 90 67 0.00 0.0
1972 81 53 0.00 0.0
1971 76 46 0.00 0.0
1970 87 63 0.00 0.0
1969 84 61 0.00 0.0
1968 73 53 0.00 0.0
1967 73 46 0.00 0.0
1966 84 55 0.00 0.0
1965 86 61 0.39 0.0
1964 85 63 0.03 0.0
1963 75 62 0.20 0.0
1962 89 58 0.00 0.0
1961 82 67 0.03 0.0
1960 87 59 0.00 0.0
1959 85 72 0.04 0.0
1958 85 47 0.00 0.0
1957 73 60 1.63 0.0
1956 94 64 0.00 0.0
1955 98 72 0.00 0.0
1954 80 66 0.88 0.0
1953 92 65 0.00 0.0
1952 89 66 0.00 0.0
1951 83 67 0.01 0.0
1950 66 62 0.68 0.0
1949 73 65 0.00 0.0
1948 83 69 0.88 0.0
1947 88 61 0.00 0.0
1946 80 56 n/a 0.0
1945 90 65 0.00 0.0
1944 60 53 1.04 0.0
1943 77 60 0.00 0.0
1942 86 66 0.70 0.0
1941 75 49 0.00 0.0
1940 70 64 0.16 0.0
1939 79 55 0.00 0.0
1938 78 53 0.00 0.0
1937 88 65 0.00 0.0
1936 95 66 0.18 0.0
1935 78 46 0.00 0.0
1934 88 50 0.00 0.0
1933 80 56 0.00 0.0
1932 69 54 0.29 0.0
1931 80 62 0.03 0.0
1930 92 60 0.04 0.0
1929 79 55 0.00 0.0
1928 91 66 2.00 0.0
1927 78 55 0.00 0.0
1926 97 66 0.00 0.0
1925 85 60 0.00 0.0
1924 94 65 0.00 0.0
1923 76 62 3.05 0.0
1922 81 50 0.00 0.0
1921 85 65 0.00 0.0
1920 81 47 0.00 0.0
1919 77 51 0.00 0.0
1918 87 57 0.00 0.0
1917 88 52 0.34 0.0
1916 76 42 0.00 0.0
1915 73 49 0.00 0.0
1914 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1913 92 57 0.00 0.0
1912 81 55 0.00 0.0
1911 83 57 0.07 0.0
1910 82 42 0.00 0.0
1909 94 69 0.15 0.0
1908 87 59 0.00 0.0
1907 81 n/a 0.00 0.0
1906 75 43 0.00 0.0
1905 85 64 0.02 0.0
1904 84 50 0.00 0.0
1903 75 65 0.43 0.0
1902 83 58 0.00 0.0
1901 90 49 0.00 0.0
1900 82 61 0.00 0.0
1899 91 60 0.00 0.0
1898 80 51 0.00 0.0
1897 87 50 0.00 0.0
1896 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1895 95 68 1.45 0.0
1894 89 49 0.00 0.0
1893 78 52 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 8/27?
For the date of Aug 27, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 98 °F which happened in 1955.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on August 27
Rank Temperature Year
1 98 °F 1955
2 97 °F 1926
2 97 °F 1984
4 95 °F 1895
4 95 °F 1936
4 95 °F 2013
7 94 °F 1956
7 94 °F 1924
7 94 °F 1909
10 93 °F 2020
10 93 °F 2021
What's the all-time low for Ames on 8/27?
For the date of Aug 27, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 42 °F which has happened 2 times, most recently in 1916.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on August 27
Rank Temperature Year
1 42 °F 1916
1 42 °F 1910
3 43 °F 1906
4 46 °F 1935
4 46 °F 1967
4 46 °F 1971
7 47 °F 1958
7 47 °F 1920
9 48 °F 1986
10 49 °F 1901
10 49 °F 1941
10 49 °F 1894
10 49 °F 1915
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on August 27
Rank Temperature Year
1 60 °F 1944
2 66 °F 2009
2 66 °F 1950
4 67 °F 1992
5 69 °F 1932
5 69 °F 1987
7 70 °F 1940
8 71 °F 1979
9 72 °F 2015
10 73 °F 1968
10 73 °F 1957
10 73 °F 1967
10 73 °F 1949
10 73 °F 1915
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 8/27?
For the date of Aug 27, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 3.05 inches which happened in 1923.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on August 27
Rank Precipitation Year
1 3.05 inches 1923
2 2.00 inches 1928
3 1.87 inches 1978
4 1.73 inches 1983
5 1.63 inches 1957
6 1.45 inches 1895
7 1.04 inches 1944
8 0.88 inches 1954
8 0.88 inches 1948
10 0.70 inches 1942
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location