Ames January 13 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of January 13.
January 13 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 58 °F 1996
Lowest temperature -25 °F 1916
Lowest daily high -8 °F 1916
Highest daily low 36 °F 1928
Most precipitation 0.60 inches 1935
January 13 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 28.6 °F
Average low 11.1 °F
Chance precipitation 20.0%
Ames January 13 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 7 -15 0.00 n/a
2023 26 11 0.00 0.0
2022 51 24 0.00 0.0
2021 41 23 0.00 n/a
2020 33 26 n/a n/a
2019 32 10 0.00 n/a
2018 10 -3 0.00 n/a
2017 20 8 0.00 n/a
2016 34 8 0.00 n/a
2015 17 -12 0.00 n/a
2014 44 31 0.00 n/a
2013 18 7 0.00 n/a
2012 20 8 0.00 n/a
2011 18 -8 0.00 n/a
2010 37 9 0.00 n/a
2009 6 -9 0.05 n/a
2008 26 15 0.01 n/a
2007 17 6 0.05 n/a
2006 33 23 0.00 n/a
2005 25 -4 0.00 n/a
2004 34 21 0.02 n/a
2003 22 9 0.00 n/a
2002 51 26 0.01 n/a
2001 34 31 0.23 n/a
2000 27 10 0.00 n/a
1999 14 5 0.00 n/a
1998 11 -6 0.00 0.0
1997 11 -3 0.00 0.0
1996 58 29 0.00 0.0
1995 33 27 0.00 0.0
1994 22 1 0.00 0.0
1993 27 15 0.00 0.0
1992 33 19 0.00 0.0
1991 28 15 0.00 0.0
1990 36 9 0.00 0.0
1989 40 12 0.00 0.0
1988 14 -8 0.00 0.0
1987 56 31 0.00 0.0
1986 32 14 0.00 0.0
1985 34 12 0.00 0.0
1984 18 3 0.04 1.3
1983 42 22 0.00 0.0
1982 7 -10 0.00 0.0
1981 43 19 0.00 0.0
1980 51 30 0.00 0.0
1979 14 1 0.36 6.0
1978 18 7 0.03 0.4
1977 30 -2 0.00 0.0
1976 44 25 0.00 0.0
1975 15 -6 0.00 0.1
1974 19 -4 0.00 0.0
1973 30 11 0.00 0.0
1972 24 3 0.00 0.0
1971 21 2 0.00 0.1
1970 21 -3 0.00 0.0
1969 24 8 0.00 0.0
1968 17 5 0.00 0.0
1967 38 23 0.00 0.0
1966 25 12 0.00 0.0
1965 24 2 0.00 0.0
1964 17 -6 0.00 0.0
1963 10 -14 0.00 0.0
1962 33 18 0.00 0.0
1961 45 29 0.00 0.0
1960 36 33 0.00 0.0
1959 37 21 0.00 0.0
1958 43 31 0.00 0.0
1957 9 -7 0.07 2.0
1956 43 8 0.00 0.0
1955 31 8 0.00 0.0
1954 24 -1 0.00 0.0
1953 36 25 0.00 0.0
1952 37 11 0.00 0.0
1951 43 29 0.00 0.0
1950 35 12 0.31 0.0
1949 36 11 0.00 0.0
1948 20 10 0.00 0.0
1947 43 30 0.02 0.0
1946 24 -2 0.00 0.0
1945 38 23 0.00 0.0
1944 36 1 0.00 0.0
1943 26 -3 0.00 0.0
1942 38 13 0.00 0.0
1941 34 25 0.00 0.0
1940 19 12 0.31 n/a
1939 34 28 0.02 0.0
1938 34 5 0.00 0.0
1937 36 19 0.01 0.0
1936 24 0 0.00 0.0
1935 35 11 0.60 n/a
1934 31 18 0.13 n/a
1933 37 20 0.00 0.0
1932 39 22 0.00 0.0
1931 25 7 0.28 n/a
1930 16 4 0.16 n/a
1929 14 -13 0.00 0.0
1928 52 36 0.00 0.0
1927 27 6 0.08 n/a
1926 31 4 0.00 0.0
1925 14 -5 0.00 0.0
1924 13 -4 0.20 2.5
1923 37 12 0.00 0.0
1922 23 5 0.00 0.0
1921 23 10 0.30 n/a
1920 34 17 0.00 0.0
1919 40 30 0.00 0.0
1918 16 -8 0.00 0.0
1917 9 -4 0.00 0.0
1916 -8 -25 0.00 0.0
1915 42 29 0.00 0.0
1914 40 5 0.00 0.0
1913 10 -6 0.00 0.0
1912 8 -23 0.15 3.5
1911 19 -2 0.05 0.0
1910 40 24 0.10 1.0
1909 28 6 0.08 0.8
1908 32 19 0.00 0.0
1907 32 16 0.05 0.6
1906 33 29 0.00 0.0
1905 20 -15 0.00 0.0
1904 24 13 0.00 0.0
1903 32 1 0.00 0.0
1902 38 4 0.00 0.0
1901 36 0 0.00 0.0
1900 47 25 0.00 0.0
1899 n/a 30 0.00 0.0
1898 30 15 0.00 0.0
1897 n/a 20 0.06 1.0
1896 23 9 n/a n/a
1895 18 -13 0.00 0.0
1894 55 16 0.00 0.0
1893 4 -20 n/a n/a
What's the all-time high for Ames on 1/13?
For the date of Jan 13, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 58 °F which happened in 1996.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on January 13
Rank Temperature Year
1 58 °F 1996
2 56 °F 1987
3 55 °F 1894
4 52 °F 1928
5 51 °F 2022
5 51 °F 2002
5 51 °F 1980
8 47 °F 1900
9 45 °F 1961
10 44 °F 1976
10 44 °F 2014
What's the all-time low for Ames on 1/13?
For the date of Jan 13, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is -25 °F which happened in 1916.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on January 13
Rank Temperature Year
1 -25 °F 1916
2 -23 °F 1912
3 -20 °F 1893
4 -15 °F 2024
4 -15 °F 1905
6 -14 °F 1963
7 -13 °F 1895
7 -13 °F 1929
9 -12 °F 2015
10 -10 °F 1982
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on January 13
Rank Temperature Year
1 -8 °F 1916
2 4 °F 1893
3 6 °F 2009
4 7 °F 1982
4 7 °F 2024
6 8 °F 1912
7 9 °F 1917
7 9 °F 1957
9 10 °F 1913
9 10 °F 2018
9 10 °F 1963
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 1/13?
For the date of Jan 13, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 0.60 inches which happened in 1935.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on January 13
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.60 inches 1935
2 0.36 inches 1979
3 0.31 inches 1950
3 0.31 inches 1940
5 0.30 inches 1921
6 0.28 inches 1931
7 0.23 inches 2001
8 0.20 inches 1924
9 0.16 inches 1930
10 0.15 inches 1912
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location