Ames December 6 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of December 6.
December 6 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 66 °F 1939
Lowest temperature -13 °F 2005
Lowest daily high 6 °F 2005
Highest daily low 40 °F 1951
Most precipitation 0.50 inches 1909
December 6 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 37.2 °F
Average low 19.6 °F
Chance precipitation 21.0%
Ames December 6 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2023 52 15 0.00 0.0
2022 42 18 0.00 0.0
2021 31 7 0.00 n/a
2020 38 25 0.00 n/a
2019 32 18 0.00 n/a
2018 27 12 0.00 n/a
2017 36 20 0.00 n/a
2016 38 21 0.01 n/a
2015 42 34 0.00 n/a
2014 42 27 0.00 n/a
2013 14 0 0.00 n/a
2012 49 34 0.11 n/a
2011 21 7 0.00 n/a
2010 24 8 0.00 n/a
2009 28 19 0.00 n/a
2008 36 10 0.01 n/a
2007 26 11 0.15 n/a
2006 41 9 0.00 n/a
2005 6 -13 0.00 n/a
2004 41 33 0.03 n/a
2003 29 23 0.00 n/a
2002 47 7 0.00 n/a
2001 50 28 0.00 n/a
2000 27 10 0.00 n/a
1999 40 16 0.00 n/a
1998 46 29 0.00 0.0
1997 27 20 0.00 0.0
1996 34 n/a 0.00 0.0
1995 33 18 0.00 0.0
1994 21 18 0.12 1.5
1993 38 24 0.00 0.0
1992 26 12 0.06 2.1
1991 43 11 0.00 0.0
1990 37 22 0.00 0.0
1989 47 20 0.00 0.0
1988 48 28 n/a n/a
1987 35 31 0.00 0.0
1986 34 26 0.00 0.0
1985 20 -3 0.00 0.0
1984 21 -3 0.00 0.0
1983 21 15 0.00 0.2
1982 37 20 0.00 0.0
1981 45 29 0.00 0.0
1980 51 33 0.00 0.0
1979 45 21 0.00 0.0
1978 27 3 0.00 0.0
1977 13 -5 0.00 0.0
1976 36 0 0.08 1.5
1975 37 16 0.00 0.0
1974 34 27 0.22 0.0
1973 18 5 0.00 0.0
1972 6 -10 0.00 0.0
1971 36 31 0.00 0.0
1970 26 5 0.00 0.0
1969 33 29 0.15 2.0
1968 30 14 0.00 0.0
1967 44 30 0.00 0.0
1966 52 33 0.07 0.0
1965 40 22 0.00 0.0
1964 23 17 0.00 0.0
1963 58 25 0.00 0.0
1962 29 11 0.00 0.0
1961 39 33 0.00 0.0
1960 32 21 0.00 0.0
1959 27 15 0.00 0.0
1958 16 1 0.00 0.0
1957 45 28 0.00 0.0
1956 28 14 0.00 0.0
1955 38 11 0.00 0.0
1954 32 13 0.00 0.0
1953 41 25 0.00 0.0
1952 36 14 0.00 0.0
1951 60 40 0.00 0.0
1950 6 -5 0.11 1.5
1949 44 27 0.00 0.0
1948 33 21 0.00 0.0
1947 35 22 n/a 0.0
1946 58 29 0.00 0.0
1945 49 27 0.00 0.0
1944 28 22 0.00 0.0
1943 45 29 0.35 0.0
1942 23 0 0.03 0.3
1941 42 18 0.00 0.0
1940 49 33 0.00 0.0
1939 66 26 0.00 0.0
1938 45 25 0.00 0.0
1937 16 -2 0.00 0.0
1936 27 -5 0.06 0.6
1935 39 32 0.28 0.0
1934 27 5 0.00 0.0
1933 39 17 0.00 0.0
1932 40 20 0.00 0.0
1931 41 24 0.00 0.0
1930 36 27 0.00 0.0
1929 40 20 0.00 0.0
1928 35 4 0.00 0.0
1927 39 27 0.00 0.0
1926 25 10 0.01 0.0
1925 30 12 0.00 0.0
1924 36 29 0.03 0.0
1923 46 20 0.00 0.0
1922 30 11 0.08 0.0
1921 51 27 0.00 0.0
1920 38 26 0.00 0.0
1919 23 17 0.24 3.0
1918 41 22 0.00 0.0
1917 10 -10 0.00 0.0
1916 55 26 0.00 0.0
1915 35 25 0.00 0.0
1914 n/a 33 0.14 0.0
1913 45 40 0.17 0.0
1912 21 10 0.00 0.0
1911 49 27 0.00 0.0
1910 34 20 0.00 0.0
1909 n/a 5 0.50 n/a
1908 30 15 0.00 0.0
1907 55 19 0.00 0.0
1906 40 8 0.00 0.0
1905 52 18 0.00 0.0
1904 46 11 0.00 0.0
1903 49 12 0.00 0.0
1902 n/a 9 0.40 4.0
1901 43 n/a 0.00 0.0
1900 35 23 0.09 0.0
1899 37 14 0.00 0.0
1898 n/a 17 0.00 0.0
1897 42 7 n/a n/a
1896 34 28 0.10 0.8
1895 41 7 0.00 0.0
1894 47 26 0.00 0.0
1893 22 1 0.07 3.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 12/6?
For the date of Dec 6, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 66 °F which happened in 1939.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on December 6
Rank Temperature Year
1 66 °F 1939
2 60 °F 1951
3 58 °F 1946
3 58 °F 1963
5 55 °F 1916
5 55 °F 1907
7 52 °F 1905
7 52 °F 1966
7 52 °F 2023
10 51 °F 1921
10 51 °F 1980
What's the all-time low for Ames on 12/6?
For the date of Dec 6, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is -13 °F which happened in 2005.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on December 6
Rank Temperature Year
1 -13 °F 2005
2 -10 °F 1972
2 -10 °F 1917
4 -5 °F 1936
4 -5 °F 1950
4 -5 °F 1977
7 -3 °F 1985
7 -3 °F 1984
9 -2 °F 1937
10 0 °F 1942
10 0 °F 1976
10 0 °F 2013
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on December 6
Rank Temperature Year
1 6 °F 2005
1 6 °F 1972
1 6 °F 1950
4 10 °F 1917
5 13 °F 1977
6 14 °F 2013
7 16 °F 1958
7 16 °F 1937
9 18 °F 1973
10 20 °F 1985
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 12/6?
For the date of Dec 6, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 0.50 inches which happened in 1909.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on December 6
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.50 inches 1909
2 0.40 inches 1902
3 0.35 inches 1943
4 0.28 inches 1935
5 0.24 inches 1919
6 0.22 inches 1974
7 0.17 inches 1913
8 0.15 inches 2007
8 0.15 inches 1969
10 0.14 inches 1914
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location