Ames January 28 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of January 28.
January 28 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 55 °F 1931
Lowest temperature -25 °F 1915
Lowest daily high -4 °F 1966
Highest daily low 36 °F 2008
Most precipitation 0.54 inches 2013
January 28 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 29.0 °F
Average low 11.4 °F
Chance precipitation 18.8%
Ames January 28 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 37 23 0.00 0.0
2023 19 8 n/a n/a
2022 14 -6 0.00 0.0
2021 23 -7 0.00 n/a
2020 24 17 0.00 n/a
2019 37 3 n/a n/a
2018 30 16 0.00 n/a
2017 32 22 0.00 n/a
2016 36 20 0.00 n/a
2015 46 29 0.00 n/a
2014 15 -9 0.00 n/a
2013 45 31 0.54 n/a
2012 42 22 0.00 0.0
2011 36 14 0.00 n/a
2010 8 0 0.00 n/a
2009 21 -15 0.00 n/a
2008 47 36 0.00 n/a
2007 12 -5 0.00 n/a
2006 45 29 0.26 n/a
2005 29 18 0.00 n/a
2004 0 -13 0.00 n/a
2003 33 20 0.00 n/a
2002 32 23 0.00 n/a
2001 29 15 0.06 n/a
2000 24 6 0.00 n/a
1999 29 23 0.00 n/a
1998 37 19 0.00 0.0
1997 8 -14 0.00 0.0
1996 29 -1 0.00 0.0
1995 30 26 0.00 0.0
1994 26 13 0.00 0.0
1993 29 13 0.00 0.0
1992 27 16 0.00 0.0
1991 22 14 0.00 0.0
1990 41 19 0.00 0.0
1989 49 33 0.12 0.0
1988 35 15 0.00 0.0
1987 39 17 0.00 0.0
1986 31 7 0.00 0.0
1985 25 2 0.00 0.0
1984 37 17 0.00 0.1
1983 39 24 0.00 0.0
1982 37 7 0.00 0.0
1981 29 6 0.00 0.0
1980 13 5 0.00 0.0
1979 18 0 0.00 0.0
1978 12 -4 0.00 0.0
1977 28 -18 0.01 0.2
1976 51 13 0.00 0.0
1975 30 14 0.00 0.0
1974 37 16 0.00 0.0
1973 32 13 0.00 0.0
1972 -1 -18 0.00 0.0
1971 14 -1 0.00 0.0
1970 38 32 0.01 0.0
1969 27 19 0.06 0.1
1968 37 29 0.00 0.0
1967 36 9 0.00 0.0
1966 -4 -13 0.00 0.0
1965 33 -13 0.00 0.0
1964 29 -1 0.00 0.0
1963 19 -17 0.00 0.0
1962 24 7 0.00 0.0
1961 23 3 0.00 0.0
1960 29 20 0.00 0.0
1959 41 21 0.00 0.0
1958 27 21 0.00 0.0
1957 21 11 0.00 0.0
1956 36 25 0.04 0.0
1955 12 -6 0.00 0.0
1954 27 4 0.00 0.0
1953 34 11 0.00 0.0
1952 16 -1 0.02 0.5
1951 1 -8 0.00 0.0
1950 41 19 0.00 0.0
1949 19 0 0.09 1.0
1948 22 -9 0.00 0.0
1947 32 19 0.00 0.0
1946 35 23 0.00 0.0
1945 22 11 0.00 0.0
1944 42 27 0.00 0.0
1943 32 15 0.00 0.0
1942 40 23 0.00 0.0
1941 27 10 0.00 0.0
1940 28 -6 0.00 0.0
1939 42 34 0.00 0.0
1938 40 3 0.00 0.0
1937 27 8 0.00 0.0
1936 7 -13 0.03 n/a
1935 30 20 0.00 0.0
1934 45 1 0.00 0.0
1933 27 22 0.00 0.0
1932 33 26 0.00 0.0
1931 55 27 0.00 0.0
1930 16 2 0.00 0.0
1929 13 -7 0.00 0.0
1928 26 -3 0.00 0.0
1927 49 25 0.04 0.0
1926 19 -7 0.00 0.0
1925 28 11 0.00 0.0
1924 40 15 0.00 0.0
1923 32 8 0.00 0.0
1922 36 14 0.00 0.0
1921 36 29 0.00 0.0
1920 22 -2 0.00 0.0
1919 42 25 0.00 0.0
1918 8 -1 0.12 n/a
1917 45 13 0.00 0.0
1916 32 1 0.00 0.0
1915 5 -25 0.00 0.0
1914 44 29 0.24 0.0
1913 36 10 0.00 0.0
1912 21 12 0.00 0.0
1911 30 15 0.00 0.0
1910 25 15 0.10 1.0
1909 43 30 0.38 0.0
1908 35 6 0.00 0.0
1907 18 3 0.03 n/a
1906 49 28 0.00 0.0
1905 19 -8 0.00 n/a
1904 2 -7 0.00 0.0
1903 39 31 0.05 0.0
1902 6 -23 0.00 0.0
1901 35 9 0.00 0.0
1900 10 -11 0.00 0.0
1899 20 -10 0.00 0.1
1898 33 9 0.00 0.0
1897 9 -5 0.00 0.0
1896 41 28 n/a n/a
1895 15 -18 0.00 0.0
1894 30 -7 0.05 0.5
1893 11 2 0.09 n/a
What's the all-time high for Ames on 1/28?
For the date of Jan 28, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 55 °F which happened in 1931.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on January 28
Rank Temperature Year
1 55 °F 1931
2 51 °F 1976
3 49 °F 1927
3 49 °F 1906
3 49 °F 1989
6 47 °F 2008
7 46 °F 2015
8 45 °F 1934
8 45 °F 2006
8 45 °F 2013
8 45 °F 1917
What's the all-time low for Ames on 1/28?
For the date of Jan 28, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is -25 °F which happened in 1915.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on January 28
Rank Temperature Year
1 -25 °F 1915
2 -23 °F 1902
3 -18 °F 1977
3 -18 °F 1895
3 -18 °F 1972
6 -17 °F 1963
7 -15 °F 2009
8 -14 °F 1997
9 -13 °F 1965
9 -13 °F 1936
9 -13 °F 2004
9 -13 °F 1966
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on January 28
Rank Temperature Year
1 -4 °F 1966
2 -1 °F 1972
3 0 °F 2004
4 1 °F 1951
5 2 °F 1904
6 5 °F 1915
7 6 °F 1902
8 7 °F 1936
9 8 °F 1918
9 8 °F 1997
9 8 °F 2010
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 1/28?
For the date of Jan 28, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 0.54 inches which happened in 2013.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on January 28
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.54 inches 2013
2 0.38 inches 1909
3 0.26 inches 2006
4 0.24 inches 1914
5 0.12 inches 1918
5 0.12 inches 1989
7 0.10 inches 1910
8 0.09 inches 1949
8 0.09 inches 1893
10 0.06 inches 2001
10 0.06 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