Ames August 28 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of August 28.
August 28 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 97 °F 1984
Lowest temperature 38 °F 1935
Lowest daily high 60 °F 1893
Highest daily low 74 °F 2021
Most precipitation 2.25 inches 1977
August 28 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 80.6 °F
Average low 58.1 °F
Chance precipitation 34.3%
Ames August 28 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2023 83 51 0.00 0.0
2022 87 68 1.57 n/a
2021 91 74 0.33 n/a
2020 95 69 0.00 n/a
2019 78 53 0.00 n/a
2018 82 61 0.76 n/a
2017 73 56 0.00 n/a
2016 88 59 0.00 n/a
2015 68 62 1.66 n/a
2014 77 65 2.08 n/a
2013 94 65 0.00 0.0
2012 91 59 0.00 n/a
2011 76 53 0.01 n/a
2010 88 58 0.00 n/a
2009 77 61 0.00 n/a
2008 84 61 0.82 n/a
2007 91 68 0.56 n/a
2006 68 59 1.96 n/a
2005 81 55 0.00 n/a
2004 74 58 0.00 n/a
2003 88 68 0.00 n/a
2002 82 60 0.00 n/a
2001 82 52 0.00 n/a
2000 84 69 0.00 n/a
1999 89 63 0.00 n/a
1998 82 69 0.31 0.0
1997 86 60 0.00 0.0
1996 79 59 0.00 0.0
1995 91 69 0.00 0.0
1994 91 56 0.31 0.0
1993 73 63 0.06 0.0
1992 75 47 0.00 0.0
1991 87 67 0.00 0.0
1990 91 69 0.00 0.0
1989 82 66 0.12 0.0
1988 73 46 0.00 0.0
1987 69 52 0.00 0.0
1986 67 42 0.00 0.0
1985 81 58 0.00 0.0
1984 97 60 0.00 0.0
1983 87 63 0.00 0.0
1982 72 45 0.00 0.0
1981 76 63 0.15 0.0
1980 81 62 0.00 0.0
1979 82 54 0.00 0.0
1978 82 60 0.00 0.0
1977 85 63 2.25 0.0
1976 83 51 0.00 0.0
1975 77 63 0.00 0.0
1974 72 49 0.00 0.0
1973 89 68 0.00 0.0
1972 86 58 0.00 0.0
1971 82 49 0.00 0.0
1970 87 63 0.00 0.0
1969 87 67 0.00 0.0
1968 74 54 0.00 0.0
1967 83 46 0.00 0.0
1966 84 57 0.00 0.0
1965 67 46 0.00 0.0
1964 77 57 0.32 0.0
1963 83 64 1.17 0.0
1962 88 55 0.00 0.0
1961 88 62 0.00 0.0
1960 86 64 0.81 0.0
1959 92 67 0.00 0.0
1958 89 58 0.00 0.0
1957 79 63 0.18 0.0
1956 86 69 0.22 0.0
1955 95 64 0.00 0.0
1954 86 68 0.00 0.0
1953 92 59 0.00 0.0
1952 78 68 0.82 0.0
1951 84 61 1.03 0.0
1950 72 62 0.03 0.0
1949 83 52 0.00 0.0
1948 91 68 0.18 0.0
1947 93 66 0.00 0.0
1946 67 50 n/a 0.0
1945 91 72 0.00 0.0
1944 75 55 0.00 0.0
1943 77 58 0.00 0.0
1942 89 66 0.02 0.0
1941 82 55 0.00 0.0
1940 72 64 0.20 0.0
1939 80 55 0.00 0.0
1938 83 56 0.00 0.0
1937 88 64 0.00 0.0
1936 88 66 0.20 0.0
1935 71 38 0.00 0.0
1934 72 47 0.00 0.0
1933 79 53 0.00 0.0
1932 89 57 0.33 0.0
1931 75 52 0.00 0.0
1930 88 62 0.00 0.0
1929 82 55 0.00 0.0
1928 90 62 0.00 0.0
1927 79 53 0.00 0.0
1926 94 66 0.00 0.0
1925 91 62 0.00 0.0
1924 86 54 0.00 0.0
1923 82 59 0.46 0.0
1922 84 60 0.00 0.0
1921 85 59 0.00 0.0
1920 82 55 0.63 0.0
1919 81 52 0.00 0.0
1918 82 67 0.00 0.0
1917 76 44 0.00 0.0
1916 80 42 0.00 0.0
1915 68 50 0.93 0.0
1914 n/a n/a 0.25 0.0
1913 84 58 0.00 0.0
1912 92 70 0.00 0.0
1911 71 45 0.00 0.0
1910 81 60 0.40 0.0
1909 85 61 0.08 0.0
1908 75 62 1.60 0.0
1907 71 n/a 0.10 0.0
1906 82 47 0.00 0.0
1905 87 63 0.00 0.0
1904 89 55 0.11 0.0
1903 73 60 0.02 0.0
1902 80 57 0.00 0.0
1901 96 48 0.00 0.0
1900 85 61 0.00 0.0
1899 93 61 0.00 0.0
1898 88 64 0.00 0.0
1897 96 60 0.00 0.0
1896 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1895 74 66 0.00 0.0
1894 93 50 0.00 0.0
1893 60 47 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 8/28?
For the date of Aug 28, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 97 °F which happened in 1984.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on August 28
Rank Temperature Year
1 97 °F 1984
2 96 °F 1897
2 96 °F 1901
4 95 °F 2020
4 95 °F 1955
6 94 °F 2013
6 94 °F 1926
8 93 °F 1894
8 93 °F 1947
8 93 °F 1899
What's the all-time low for Ames on 8/28?
For the date of Aug 28, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 38 °F which happened in 1935.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on August 28
Rank Temperature Year
1 38 °F 1935
2 42 °F 1986
2 42 °F 1916
4 44 °F 1917
5 45 °F 1911
5 45 °F 1982
7 46 °F 1988
7 46 °F 1967
7 46 °F 1965
10 47 °F 1934
10 47 °F 1992
10 47 °F 1893
10 47 °F 1906
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on August 28
Rank Temperature Year
1 60 °F 1893
2 67 °F 1986
2 67 °F 1946
2 67 °F 1965
5 68 °F 2015
5 68 °F 2006
5 68 °F 1915
8 69 °F 1987
9 71 °F 1907
9 71 °F 1935
9 71 °F 1911
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 8/28?
For the date of Aug 28, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 2.25 inches which happened in 1977.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on August 28
Rank Precipitation Year
1 2.25 inches 1977
2 2.08 inches 2014
3 1.96 inches 2006
4 1.66 inches 2015
5 1.60 inches 1908
6 1.57 inches 2022
7 1.17 inches 1963
8 1.03 inches 1951
9 0.93 inches 1915
10 0.82 inches 2008
10 0.82 inches 1952
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location