Ames February 21 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of February 21.
February 21 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 64 °F 2024
Lowest temperature -14 °F 1894
Lowest daily high 4 °F 1963
Highest daily low 45 °F 1930
Most precipitation 2.00 inches 1976
February 21 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 35.2 °F
Average low 17.2 °F
Chance precipitation 22.4%
Ames February 21 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 64 33 0.00 0.0
2023 32 16 0.00 0.0
2022 52 29 0.00 0.0
2021 28 19 0.31 n/a
2020 43 15 0.00 n/a
2019 28 0 0.00 n/a
2018 24 11 0.00 n/a
2017 64 29 0.00 n/a
2016 40 30 0.00 n/a
2015 31 10 0.00 n/a
2014 32 17 0.00 n/a
2013 26 16 0.15 n/a
2012 46 28 n/a n/a
2011 35 23 0.00 n/a
2010 28 15 0.00 n/a
2009 26 12 0.00 n/a
2008 16 n/a 0.00 n/a
2007 50 26 0.01 n/a
2006 45 10 0.00 n/a
2005 33 26 0.01 n/a
2004 37 27 0.00 n/a
2003 48 27 0.00 n/a
2002 41 26 0.00 n/a
2001 12 0 0.00 n/a
2000 50 24 0.00 n/a
1999 35 10 0.00 n/a
1998 42 33 0.01 0.0
1997 43 28 0.00 0.0
1996 40 28 0.00 n/a
1995 42 24 0.00 0.0
1994 34 18 0.00 0.0
1993 25 21 0.28 3.3
1992 37 22 0.00 0.0
1991 59 33 n/a n/a
1990 41 18 0.00 0.0
1989 25 19 0.00 0.0
1988 42 15 0.00 0.0
1987 51 17 0.00 0.0
1986 23 3 0.00 0.0
1985 46 31 0.31 0.0
1984 52 26 0.00 0.0
1983 51 31 0.00 0.0
1982 43 31 0.00 0.0
1981 60 37 0.00 0.0
1980 37 33 0.02 0.0
1979 35 24 0.04 0.0
1978 19 -2 0.00 0.0
1977 59 10 0.00 0.0
1976 44 25 2.00 9.0
1975 41 23 0.00 0.0
1974 43 31 0.24 2.5
1973 39 16 0.00 0.0
1972 36 20 0.00 0.0
1971 30 22 0.00 0.0
1970 58 21 0.00 0.0
1969 33 29 0.06 2.0
1968 15 -8 0.00 0.0
1967 42 -1 0.00 0.0
1966 22 1 0.00 0.0
1965 38 8 0.00 0.0
1964 29 8 0.00 0.0
1963 4 -9 0.00 0.0
1962 25 16 0.32 4.0
1961 49 24 0.00 0.0
1960 18 7 0.24 4.0
1959 39 21 0.00 0.0
1958 37 27 0.00 0.0
1957 34 18 0.09 0.5
1956 30 10 0.00 0.0
1955 28 15 0.00 0.0
1954 43 31 0.00 0.0
1953 18 3 0.01 0.0
1952 29 12 0.00 0.0
1951 41 24 0.00 0.0
1950 34 22 0.00 0.0
1949 32 22 0.08 0.0
1948 28 13 0.00 0.0
1947 20 -4 0.05 1.0
1946 56 31 0.00 0.0
1945 30 25 0.79 8.0
1944 40 22 0.01 0.0
1943 57 27 0.00 0.0
1942 35 15 0.00 0.0
1941 23 12 0.00 0.0
1940 29 22 0.05 0.4
1939 16 -3 0.00 0.0
1938 28 24 0.00 0.0
1937 29 9 0.08 1.0
1936 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1935 41 28 0.00 0.0
1934 32 23 0.00 0.0
1933 42 15 0.00 0.0
1932 42 31 0.00 0.0
1931 52 25 0.00 0.0
1930 62 45 0.00 0.0
1929 19 -6 0.00 0.0
1928 31 12 0.03 n/a
1927 48 26 0.00 0.0
1926 42 29 0.00 0.0
1925 46 29 0.00 0.0
1924 21 1 0.00 0.0
1923 37 18 0.00 0.0
1922 34 26 0.02 0.0
1921 43 21 0.00 0.0
1920 34 27 0.28 n/a
1919 39 28 0.10 0.0
1918 15 -10 0.00 0.0
1917 25 5 0.00 0.0
1916 41 31 0.00 0.0
1915 44 39 0.21 0.0
1914 20 3 0.00 0.0
1913 29 20 0.35 n/a
1912 26 18 0.00 0.0
1911 28 6 0.00 0.0
1910 17 -7 0.00 0.0
1909 51 30 0.06 0.0
1908 29 11 0.00 0.0
1907 22 3 0.00 0.0
1906 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1905 46 22 0.00 0.0
1904 25 12 0.00 0.0
1903 31 10 0.00 0.0
1902 37 4 0.00 0.0
1901 21 10 0.00 0.0
1900 n/a 26 0.00 0.0
1899 48 30 0.00 0.0
1898 24 7 0.00 0.0
1897 33 26 0.12 2.1
1896 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1895 34 22 0.00 0.0
1894 12 -14 0.00 0.0
1893 32 21 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 2/21?
For the date of Feb 21, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 64 °F which has happened 2 times, most recently in 2024.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on February 21
Rank Temperature Year
1 64 °F 2017
1 64 °F 2024
3 62 °F 1930
4 60 °F 1981
5 59 °F 1977
5 59 °F 1991
7 58 °F 1970
8 57 °F 1943
9 56 °F 1946
10 52 °F 1984
10 52 °F 1931
10 52 °F 2022
What's the all-time low for Ames on 2/21?
For the date of Feb 21, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is -14 °F which happened in 1894.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on February 21
Rank Temperature Year
1 -14 °F 1894
2 -10 °F 1918
3 -9 °F 1963
4 -8 °F 1968
5 -7 °F 1910
6 -6 °F 1929
7 -4 °F 1947
8 -3 °F 1939
9 -2 °F 1978
10 -1 °F 1967
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on February 21
Rank Temperature Year
1 4 °F 1963
2 12 °F 1894
2 12 °F 2001
4 15 °F 1968
4 15 °F 1918
6 16 °F 1939
6 16 °F 2008
8 17 °F 1910
9 18 °F 1953
9 18 °F 1960
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 2/21?
For the date of Feb 21, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 2.00 inches which happened in 1976.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on February 21
Rank Precipitation Year
1 2.00 inches 1976
2 0.79 inches 1945
3 0.35 inches 1913
4 0.32 inches 1962
5 0.31 inches 2021
5 0.31 inches 1985
7 0.28 inches 1920
7 0.28 inches 1993
9 0.24 inches 1960
9 0.24 inches 1974
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location