Ames December 13 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of December 13.
December 13 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 60 °F 1921
Lowest temperature -18 °F 1961
Lowest daily high 3 °F 1958
Highest daily low 43 °F 2015
Most precipitation 2.31 inches 2015
December 13 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 34.6 °F
Average low 17.5 °F
Chance precipitation 19.1%
Ames December 13 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2023 47 24 0.00 0.0
2022 41 35 0.83 0.0
2021 51 24 0.00 n/a
2020 27 9 0.00 n/a
2019 30 14 0.00 n/a
2018 37 24 0.00 n/a
2017 46 27 0.03 n/a
2016 19 3 0.00 n/a
2015 51 43 2.31 n/a
2014 53 38 0.00 n/a
2013 27 7 0.00 n/a
2012 51 23 0.00 n/a
2011 45 34 0.32 n/a
2010 11 -2 0.00 n/a
2009 33 18 0.00 n/a
2008 45 32 0.00 n/a
2007 35 20 0.00 n/a
2006 49 22 0.00 n/a
2005 36 18 0.16 n/a
2004 29 13 0.00 n/a
2003 26 7 0.02 n/a
2002 48 17 0.00 n/a
2001 31 23 0.02 n/a
2000 13 -2 0.00 n/a
1999 45 17 0.00 n/a
1998 50 31 0.00 0.0
1997 34 17 0.00 0.0
1996 36 29 0.20 0.0
1995 26 14 0.02 n/a
1994 23 2 0.00 0.0
1993 43 35 0.20 0.0
1992 33 30 0.16 0.0
1991 37 25 0.00 0.0
1990 37 21 0.00 0.0
1989 18 4 0.00 0.5
1988 46 26 n/a n/a
1987 38 29 0.00 0.0
1986 22 -8 0.00 0.0
1985 7 -16 0.00 0.0
1984 31 12 0.00 0.0
1983 29 15 0.02 0.3
1982 40 18 0.00 0.0
1981 35 30 0.00 0.0
1980 42 10 0.00 0.0
1979 36 9 0.00 0.0
1978 35 25 0.00 0.0
1977 43 31 0.00 0.0
1976 30 -5 0.00 0.0
1975 45 30 0.07 0.0
1974 36 32 0.02 0.0
1973 34 19 0.00 0.0
1972 15 -9 0.00 0.0
1971 30 11 0.00 0.0
1970 30 13 0.00 0.0
1969 42 18 0.00 0.0
1968 44 9 0.00 0.0
1967 32 15 0.00 0.0
1966 40 13 0.00 0.0
1965 35 27 0.00 0.0
1964 36 19 0.00 0.0
1963 9 -3 0.00 0.0
1962 34 6 0.00 0.0
1961 14 -18 0.00 0.0
1960 35 10 0.00 0.0
1959 30 25 0.00 0.0
1958 3 -13 0.00 0.0
1957 46 24 0.00 0.0
1956 16 -13 0.00 0.0
1955 36 21 0.00 0.0
1954 31 18 0.00 0.0
1953 38 32 0.00 0.0
1952 22 16 0.00 0.0
1951 17 6 0.00 0.0
1950 27 18 0.00 0.0
1949 17 10 0.00 0.0
1948 40 25 0.00 0.0
1947 36 1 0.00 0.0
1946 25 19 0.00 0.0
1945 25 15 0.09 n/a
1944 27 6 0.00 0.0
1943 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1942 14 -9 0.00 0.0
1941 30 8 0.00 0.0
1940 14 -2 0.00 0.0
1939 37 17 0.00 0.0
1938 41 15 0.00 0.0
1937 24 19 0.00 0.0
1936 40 12 0.00 0.0
1935 37 27 0.00 0.0
1934 34 27 0.00 0.0
1933 31 20 0.00 0.0
1932 20 -12 0.00 0.0
1931 28 22 0.06 n/a
1930 31 28 0.00 0.0
1929 37 32 0.00 0.0
1928 39 34 0.98 0.0
1927 40 32 0.00 0.0
1926 25 -5 0.00 0.0
1925 31 20 0.00 0.0
1924 46 29 0.00 0.0
1923 36 16 0.00 0.0
1922 20 5 0.00 0.0
1921 60 33 0.00 0.0
1920 48 29 0.40 4.0
1919 3 -9 0.00 0.0
1918 38 33 0.07 0.0
1917 5 -18 0.00 0.0
1916 10 -5 0.00 0.0
1915 29 12 0.00 0.0
1914 n/a -11 0.00 0.0
1913 57 23 0.00 0.0
1912 50 17 0.00 0.0
1911 46 22 0.00 0.0
1910 38 10 0.00 0.0
1909 28 19 0.00 0.0
1908 50 23 0.00 0.0
1907 36 31 0.00 0.0
1906 49 35 0.01 0.0
1905 35 14 0.00 0.0
1904 15 2 0.00 0.0
1903 10 -3 0.00 0.0
1902 28 14 0.05 0.5
1901 30 -10 0.10 0.0
1900 28 13 0.00 0.0
1899 20 8 0.00 0.0
1898 n/a -9 0.00 0.0
1897 31 23 n/a n/a
1896 38 29 0.00 0.0
1895 43 32 0.00 0.0
1894 43 20 0.00 0.0
1893 12 -8 0.00 n/a
What's the all-time high for Ames on 12/13?
For the date of Dec 13, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 60 °F which happened in 1921.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on December 13
Rank Temperature Year
1 60 °F 1921
2 57 °F 1913
3 53 °F 2014
4 51 °F 2021
4 51 °F 2015
4 51 °F 2012
7 50 °F 1912
7 50 °F 1908
7 50 °F 1998
10 49 °F 2006
10 49 °F 1906
What's the all-time low for Ames on 12/13?
For the date of Dec 13, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is -18 °F which has happened 2 times, most recently in 1961.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on December 13
Rank Temperature Year
1 -18 °F 1961
1 -18 °F 1917
3 -16 °F 1985
4 -13 °F 1956
4 -13 °F 1958
6 -12 °F 1932
7 -11 °F 1914
8 -10 °F 1901
9 -9 °F 1942
9 -9 °F 1898
9 -9 °F 1972
9 -9 °F 1919
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on December 13
Rank Temperature Year
1 3 °F 1919
1 3 °F 1958
3 5 °F 1917
4 7 °F 1985
5 9 °F 1963
6 10 °F 1903
6 10 °F 1916
8 11 °F 2010
9 12 °F 1893
10 13 °F 2000
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 12/13?
For the date of Dec 13, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 2.31 inches which happened in 2015.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on December 13
Rank Precipitation Year
1 2.31 inches 2015
2 0.98 inches 1928
3 0.83 inches 2022
4 0.40 inches 1920
5 0.32 inches 2011
6 0.20 inches 1996
6 0.20 inches 1993
8 0.16 inches 1992
8 0.16 inches 2005
10 0.10 inches 1901
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location