Ames August 31 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of August 31.
August 31 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 97 °F 1913
Lowest temperature 39 °F 1915
Lowest daily high 67 °F 2003
Highest daily low 77 °F 1912
Most precipitation 4.09 inches 2010
August 31 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 80.3 °F
Average low 57.5 °F
Chance precipitation 33.1%
Ames August 31 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2023 83 50 0.00 0.0
2022 86 55 0.00 0.0
2021 77 58 0.13 n/a
2020 78 52 0.13 n/a
2019 68 54 0.00 n/a
2018 85 68 0.62 n/a
2017 78 56 0.00 n/a
2016 80 58 0.00 n/a
2015 86 62 0.00 n/a
2014 87 58 2.10 n/a
2013 90 67 0.00 0.0
2012 92 58 0.00 n/a
2011 86 59 n/a n/a
2010 87 68 4.09 n/a
2009 69 45 0.00 n/a
2008 83 58 0.00 n/a
2007 79 53 0.01 n/a
2006 78 53 0.00 n/a
2005 83 54 0.00 n/a
2004 82 50 0.01 n/a
2003 67 59 0.00 n/a
2002 83 56 0.00 n/a
2001 75 52 0.00 n/a
2000 96 69 0.00 n/a
1999 79 57 0.00 n/a
1998 82 62 0.08 0.0
1997 86 65 0.00 0.0
1996 77 56 0.00 0.0
1995 90 60 0.00 0.0
1994 77 55 0.00 0.0
1993 70 53 0.00 0.0
1992 72 44 0.00 0.0
1991 84 60 0.00 0.0
1990 88 64 0.00 0.0
1989 91 68 0.04 0.0
1988 83 53 0.00 0.0
1987 70 49 0.00 0.0
1986 82 55 0.00 0.0
1985 85 58 0.00 0.0
1984 87 50 0.00 0.0
1983 82 61 0.00 0.0
1982 80 63 0.57 0.0
1981 86 69 0.00 0.0
1980 77 62 0.38 0.0
1979 87 65 0.00 0.0
1978 81 53 0.00 0.0
1977 82 69 0.72 0.0
1976 90 54 0.00 0.0
1975 78 55 0.00 0.0
1974 77 44 0.00 0.0
1973 86 67 0.00 0.0
1972 78 63 0.01 0.0
1971 86 58 0.00 0.0
1970 78 52 0.00 0.0
1969 86 63 0.42 0.0
1968 71 61 0.10 0.0
1967 68 40 0.00 0.0
1966 86 60 0.00 0.0
1965 69 54 0.06 0.0
1964 81 53 0.00 0.0
1963 73 55 0.00 0.0
1962 78 65 0.48 0.0
1961 89 68 0.00 0.0
1960 89 71 0.00 0.0
1959 77 65 0.00 0.0
1958 69 50 0.00 0.0
1957 89 62 0.00 0.0
1956 73 58 0.00 0.0
1955 75 51 0.00 0.0
1954 79 56 0.00 0.0
1953 95 66 0.00 0.0
1952 83 65 0.00 0.0
1951 83 65 0.00 0.0
1950 82 47 0.00 0.0
1949 73 48 0.00 0.0
1948 84 66 0.00 0.0
1947 83 68 0.10 0.0
1946 80 48 0.00 0.0
1945 90 74 0.00 0.0
1944 72 51 0.00 0.0
1943 90 67 0.00 0.0
1942 89 65 0.00 0.0
1941 87 76 0.00 0.0
1940 74 53 0.00 0.0
1939 85 64 0.00 0.0
1938 87 66 0.00 0.0
1937 90 65 0.00 0.0
1936 92 54 0.00 0.0
1935 70 51 0.00 0.0
1934 85 56 0.27 0.0
1933 83 52 0.00 0.0
1932 84 55 0.17 0.0
1931 89 58 0.00 0.0
1930 94 66 0.00 0.0
1929 82 66 0.00 0.0
1928 72 47 0.00 0.0
1927 90 57 0.00 0.0
1926 79 65 0.00 0.0
1925 85 53 0.00 0.0
1924 88 58 0.00 0.0
1923 74 65 0.63 0.0
1922 86 66 0.00 0.0
1921 87 66 2.42 0.0
1920 84 52 0.00 0.0
1919 76 56 0.00 0.0
1918 81 47 0.00 0.0
1917 82 56 0.00 0.0
1916 76 64 0.96 0.0
1915 73 39 0.00 0.0
1914 n/a n/a 0.05 0.0
1913 97 65 0.00 0.0
1912 97 77 0.00 0.0
1911 92 51 0.00 0.0
1910 76 51 0.00 0.0
1909 78 52 0.00 0.0
1908 80 63 0.20 0.0
1907 91 n/a 0.00 0.0
1906 82 52 0.00 0.0
1905 86 62 0.27 0.0
1904 81 57 0.00 0.0
1903 73 49 0.00 0.0
1902 79 64 0.90 0.0
1901 75 52 0.00 0.0
1900 88 65 0.00 0.0
1899 90 62 0.00 0.0
1898 n/a 67 0.00 0.0
1897 92 54 0.00 0.0
1896 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1895 71 52 0.00 0.0
1894 89 54 0.00 0.0
1893 82 40 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 8/31?
For the date of Aug 31, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 97 °F which has happened 2 times, most recently in 1913.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on August 31
Rank Temperature Year
1 97 °F 1912
1 97 °F 1913
3 96 °F 2000
4 95 °F 1953
5 94 °F 1930
6 92 °F 1897
6 92 °F 1911
6 92 °F 1936
6 92 °F 2012
10 91 °F 1907
10 91 °F 1989
What's the all-time low for Ames on 8/31?
For the date of Aug 31, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 39 °F which happened in 1915.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on August 31
Rank Temperature Year
1 39 °F 1915
2 40 °F 1893
2 40 °F 1967
4 44 °F 1974
4 44 °F 1992
6 45 °F 2009
7 47 °F 1950
7 47 °F 1918
7 47 °F 1928
10 48 °F 1949
10 48 °F 1946
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on August 31
Rank Temperature Year
1 67 °F 2003
2 68 °F 1967
2 68 °F 2019
4 69 °F 2009
4 69 °F 1965
4 69 °F 1958
7 70 °F 1987
7 70 °F 1993
7 70 °F 1935
10 71 °F 1968
10 71 °F 1895
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 8/31?
For the date of Aug 31, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 4.09 inches which happened in 2010.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on August 31
Rank Precipitation Year
1 4.09 inches 2010
2 2.42 inches 1921
3 2.10 inches 2014
4 0.96 inches 1916
5 0.90 inches 1902
6 0.72 inches 1977
7 0.63 inches 1923
8 0.62 inches 2018
9 0.57 inches 1982
10 0.48 inches 1962
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location