Ames December 27 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of December 27.
December 27 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 60 °F 1896
Lowest temperature -16 °F 1933
Lowest daily high 2 °F 1925
Highest daily low 38 °F 1959
Most precipitation 0.72 inches 1959
December 27 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 31.2 °F
Average low 14.3 °F
Chance precipitation 18.6%
Ames December 27 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2023 37 31 0.01 n/a
2022 32 -5 0.00 0.0
2021 42 24 0.00 n/a
2020 31 25 n/a n/a
2019 42 19 0.00 n/a
2018 50 30 0.59 n/a
2017 6 -14 n/a n/a
2016 40 23 0.00 n/a
2015 31 16 0.00 n/a
2014 33 17 0.01 n/a
2013 41 9 0.00 n/a
2012 24 1 0.00 n/a
2011 39 23 0.00 n/a
2010 20 4 0.00 n/a
2009 27 5 0.06 n/a
2008 50 19 0.06 n/a
2007 26 20 0.00 n/a
2006 43 29 0.00 n/a
2005 32 29 0.00 n/a
2004 37 15 0.00 n/a
2003 57 35 0.09 n/a
2002 41 20 0.00 n/a
2001 28 16 0.00 n/a
2000 13 -9 0.00 n/a
1999 35 9 0.02 n/a
1998 36 20 0.00 0.0
1997 33 13 0.00 0.0
1996 28 -9 0.00 n/a
1995 31 23 0.00 0.0
1994 42 28 0.00 0.0
1993 n/a 1 0.00 0.0
1992 39 21 0.00 0.0
1991 34 27 0.00 0.0
1990 21 5 0.00 0.0
1989 37 16 0.00 0.0
1988 32 11 0.13 0.0
1987 31 18 0.35 0.0
1986 n/a 20 0.00 0.0
1985 32 9 0.00 0.0
1984 44 32 0.15 0.0
1983 19 14 0.00 0.0
1982 32 25 0.61 0.0
1981 29 21 0.01 0.2
1980 31 17 0.00 0.0
1979 30 25 0.00 0.0
1978 25 3 0.00 0.0
1977 17 -4 0.00 0.0
1976 52 18 0.00 0.0
1975 24 18 0.00 0.0
1974 38 23 0.00 0.0
1973 30 26 0.00 0.1
1972 41 20 0.00 0.0
1971 14 8 0.00 0.0
1970 26 7 0.00 0.0
1969 23 0 0.08 2.5
1968 26 21 0.02 0.0
1967 21 6 0.00 0.0
1966 20 7 0.03 1.0
1965 28 6 0.00 0.0
1964 26 1 0.00 0.0
1963 28 14 0.00 0.0
1962 24 9 0.00 0.0
1961 22 -3 0.00 0.0
1960 23 18 0.00 0.0
1959 52 38 0.72 0.0
1958 54 24 0.00 0.0
1957 41 23 0.00 0.0
1956 41 33 0.00 0.0
1955 40 25 0.00 0.0
1954 36 25 0.05 0.0
1953 43 26 0.00 0.0
1952 16 -1 0.00 0.0
1951 13 -15 0.00 0.0
1950 23 -12 0.00 0.0
1949 41 14 0.00 0.0
1948 35 15 0.00 0.0
1947 42 26 0.00 0.0
1946 54 27 0.00 n/a
1945 22 1 0.00 0.0
1944 23 10 0.15 n/a
1943 38 18 0.00 0.0
1942 33 20 0.00 0.0
1941 28 12 0.00 0.0
1940 33 31 0.00 0.0
1939 28 20 0.20 n/a
1938 8 -5 0.00 0.0
1937 40 30 0.00 0.0
1936 51 29 0.00 0.0
1935 8 -9 0.08 n/a
1934 38 0 0.00 0.0
1933 15 -16 0.00 0.0
1932 40 28 0.00 0.0
1931 42 33 0.00 0.0
1930 38 19 0.00 0.0
1929 43 29 0.00 0.0
1928 49 27 0.00 0.0
1927 39 33 0.00 0.0
1926 33 15 0.06 n/a
1925 2 -12 0.00 0.0
1924 26 -14 0.00 0.0
1923 38 25 0.00 0.0
1922 33 17 0.00 0.0
1921 29 5 0.00 0.0
1920 15 -13 0.00 0.0
1919 34 26 0.00 0.0
1918 29 16 0.01 0.0
1917 30 -2 0.00 0.0
1916 22 4 0.00 0.0
1915 25 4 0.00 0.0
1914 17 -4 0.00 0.0
1913 33 11 0.00 0.0
1912 35 15 0.00 0.0
1911 20 -11 0.00 0.0
1910 39 14 0.00 0.0
1909 24 2 0.00 0.0
1908 44 20 0.00 0.0
1907 48 24 0.00 0.0
1906 42 19 0.00 0.0
1905 39 23 0.00 0.0
1904 26 -1 0.00 0.0
1903 39 19 0.00 0.0
1902 23 -4 0.00 0.0
1901 35 24 0.00 0.0
1900 32 18 0.00 0.0
1899 16 0 0.00 0.0
1898 n/a 18 0.00 0.0
1897 25 9 n/a n/a
1896 60 14 0.00 0.0
1895 26 0 0.00 0.0
1894 22 -12 0.00 0.0
1893 36 10 0.00 n/a
What's the all-time high for Ames on 12/27?
For the date of Dec 27, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 60 °F which happened in 1896.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on December 27
Rank Temperature Year
1 60 °F 1896
2 57 °F 2003
3 54 °F 1946
3 54 °F 1958
5 52 °F 1976
5 52 °F 1959
7 51 °F 1936
8 50 °F 2008
8 50 °F 2018
10 49 °F 1928
What's the all-time low for Ames on 12/27?
For the date of Dec 27, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is -16 °F which happened in 1933.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on December 27
Rank Temperature Year
1 -16 °F 1933
2 -15 °F 1951
3 -14 °F 1924
3 -14 °F 2017
5 -13 °F 1920
6 -12 °F 1894
6 -12 °F 1925
6 -12 °F 1950
9 -11 °F 1911
10 -9 °F 1996
10 -9 °F 2000
10 -9 °F 1935
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on December 27
Rank Temperature Year
1 2 °F 1925
2 6 °F 2017
3 8 °F 1938
3 8 °F 1935
5 13 °F 1951
5 13 °F 2000
7 14 °F 1971
8 15 °F 1933
8 15 °F 1920
10 16 °F 1899
10 16 °F 1952
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 12/27?
For the date of Dec 27, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 0.72 inches which happened in 1959.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on December 27
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.72 inches 1959
2 0.61 inches 1982
3 0.59 inches 2018
4 0.35 inches 1987
5 0.20 inches 1939
6 0.15 inches 1944
6 0.15 inches 1984
8 0.13 inches 1988
9 0.09 inches 2003
10 0.08 inches 1935
10 0.08 inches 1969
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location