Ames February 26 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of February 26.
February 26 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 78 °F 2024
Lowest temperature -17 °F 1897
Lowest daily high 8 °F 2015
Highest daily low 42 °F 1998
Most precipitation 0.88 inches 1929
February 26 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 37.4 °F
Average low 19.1 °F
Chance precipitation 22.9%
Ames February 26 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 78 29 0.00 0.0
2023 55 20 0.21 n/a
2022 37 -4 0.00 0.0
2021 41 20 0.00 n/a
2020 34 23 0.00 n/a
2019 16 4 0.00 n/a
2018 52 23 0.00 n/a
2017 39 24 0.00 n/a
2016 46 29 0.00 n/a
2015 8 -4 0.00 n/a
2014 23 -7 0.00 n/a
2013 32 28 0.12 n/a
2012 49 25 0.00 0.0
2011 20 10 0.01 n/a
2010 27 -6 0.00 n/a
2009 39 24 0.03 n/a
2008 26 16 0.00 n/a
2007 28 16 0.09 n/a
2006 53 12 0.00 n/a
2005 44 21 0.00 n/a
2004 43 24 0.00 n/a
2003 26 -2 0.00 n/a
2002 21 11 0.00 n/a
2001 29 14 0.01 n/a
2000 51 39 0.00 n/a
1999 38 30 0.01 n/a
1998 55 42 0.05 0.0
1997 36 31 0.11 0.0
1996 52 30 0.00 0.0
1995 54 28 0.00 0.0
1994 14 0 0.00 0.0
1993 18 6 0.02 0.2
1992 49 22 0.00 0.0
1991 29 8 0.00 0.0
1990 45 16 0.00 0.0
1989 38 17 0.00 0.0
1988 60 29 0.00 0.0
1987 50 26 0.00 0.0
1986 43 30 0.00 0.0
1985 44 27 0.00 0.0
1984 46 29 0.00 0.0
1983 44 25 0.00 0.0
1982 34 20 0.00 0.0
1981 44 31 0.00 0.0
1980 38 5 0.00 0.0
1979 32 9 0.00 0.0
1978 23 -1 0.00 0.0
1977 37 24 0.00 0.0
1976 44 27 0.00 0.0
1975 37 25 0.00 0.0
1974 39 13 0.00 0.0
1973 30 25 0.00 0.0
1972 28 -2 0.00 0.0
1971 40 33 0.06 0.0
1970 45 15 0.00 0.0
1969 37 28 0.00 0.0
1968 33 28 0.00 0.0
1967 48 10 0.00 0.0
1966 42 16 0.00 0.0
1965 30 -1 0.00 0.0
1964 27 8 0.00 0.0
1963 16 -12 0.00 0.0
1962 21 3 0.38 6.5
1961 44 30 0.00 0.0
1960 22 7 0.00 0.0
1959 46 21 0.00 0.0
1958 50 37 0.02 0.0
1957 40 30 0.00 0.0
1956 43 22 0.00 0.0
1955 38 25 0.00 0.0
1954 35 7 0.03 0.0
1953 48 29 0.00 0.0
1952 46 26 0.00 0.0
1951 54 39 0.21 0.0
1950 18 -12 0.00 0.0
1949 34 22 0.00 0.0
1948 56 26 n/a 0.0
1947 24 14 0.00 0.0
1946 47 25 n/a 0.0
1945 21 0 0.00 0.0
1944 52 34 0.03 0.0
1943 32 6 0.02 0.3
1942 28 20 0.00 0.0
1941 28 19 0.05 0.7
1940 35 8 0.00 0.0
1939 39 12 0.00 0.0
1938 47 32 0.00 0.0
1937 27 8 0.00 0.0
1936 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1935 14 -6 0.00 0.0
1934 11 -9 0.00 0.0
1933 52 23 0.00 0.0
1932 60 32 0.00 0.0
1931 50 19 0.00 0.0
1930 40 28 0.00 0.0
1929 32 24 0.88 8.0
1928 42 17 0.00 0.0
1927 35 20 0.00 0.0
1926 38 31 0.00 0.0
1925 19 4 0.00 0.0
1924 40 0 0.00 0.0
1923 44 30 0.00 0.0
1922 34 22 0.01 0.2
1921 55 30 0.00 0.0
1920 15 2 0.00 0.0
1919 19 3 0.04 n/a
1918 45 20 0.00 0.0
1917 42 15 0.00 0.0
1916 45 13 0.00 0.0
1915 35 15 0.00 0.0
1914 28 12 0.00 0.0
1913 27 18 0.01 0.0
1912 21 12 0.86 8.6
1911 39 23 0.00 0.0
1910 35 25 0.00 0.0
1909 41 26 0.00 0.0
1908 33 17 0.00 0.0
1907 53 22 0.00 0.0
1906 33 13 0.29 1.1
1905 38 27 0.00 0.0
1904 22 11 0.00 0.0
1903 45 20 0.08 0.0
1902 47 26 0.00 0.0
1901 31 8 0.00 0.0
1900 n/a -2 0.00 0.0
1899 33 7 0.00 0.0
1898 32 18 0.00 0.0
1897 9 -17 0.00 0.0
1896 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1895 54 26 0.00 0.0
1894 45 15 0.00 0.0
1893 30 7 0.14 0.1
What's the all-time high for Ames on 2/26?
For the date of Feb 26, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 78 °F which happened in 2024.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on February 26
Rank Temperature Year
1 78 °F 2024
2 60 °F 1988
2 60 °F 1932
4 56 °F 1948
5 55 °F 1921
5 55 °F 2023
5 55 °F 1998
8 54 °F 1951
8 54 °F 1995
8 54 °F 1895
What's the all-time low for Ames on 2/26?
For the date of Feb 26, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is -17 °F which happened in 1897.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on February 26
Rank Temperature Year
1 -17 °F 1897
2 -12 °F 1950
2 -12 °F 1963
4 -9 °F 1934
5 -7 °F 2014
6 -6 °F 2010
6 -6 °F 1935
8 -4 °F 2022
8 -4 °F 2015
10 -2 °F 2003
10 -2 °F 1900
10 -2 °F 1972
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on February 26
Rank Temperature Year
1 8 °F 2015
2 9 °F 1897
3 11 °F 1934
4 14 °F 1935
4 14 °F 1994
6 15 °F 1920
7 16 °F 1963
7 16 °F 2019
9 18 °F 1950
9 18 °F 1993
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 2/26?
For the date of Feb 26, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 0.88 inches which happened in 1929.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on February 26
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.88 inches 1929
2 0.86 inches 1912
3 0.38 inches 1962
4 0.29 inches 1906
5 0.21 inches 1951
5 0.21 inches 2023
7 0.14 inches 1893
8 0.12 inches 2013
9 0.11 inches 1997
10 0.09 inches 2007
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location