Ames January 29 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of January 29.
January 29 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 59 °F 1914
Lowest temperature -25 °F 1918
Lowest daily high -3 °F 1966
Highest daily low 35 °F 1896
Most precipitation 0.66 inches 2001
January 29 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 29.0 °F
Average low 11.4 °F
Chance precipitation 18.9%
Ames January 29 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 49 21 0.00 0.0
2023 8 -1 0.00 n/a
2022 33 2 0.00 0.0
2021 29 15 0.00 n/a
2020 24 17 n/a n/a
2019 6 -18 0.00 n/a
2018 25 12 0.00 n/a
2017 34 22 0.00 n/a
2016 40 20 0.00 n/a
2015 35 22 0.00 n/a
2014 37 -2 0.00 n/a
2013 52 31 0.04 n/a
2012 34 23 0.00 0.0
2011 33 13 0.00 n/a
2010 10 -4 0.00 n/a
2009 27 12 0.00 n/a
2008 40 -1 0.00 n/a
2007 28 4 0.00 n/a
2006 42 33 0.07 n/a
2005 34 21 0.00 n/a
2004 0 -11 0.00 n/a
2003 25 9 0.00 n/a
2002 28 21 0.00 n/a
2001 34 28 0.66 n/a
2000 27 19 0.04 n/a
1999 26 21 0.00 n/a
1998 35 25 0.00 0.0
1997 21 3 0.00 0.0
1996 28 -8 0.00 0.0
1995 26 15 0.00 0.0
1994 21 9 0.00 0.0
1993 15 -6 0.00 0.0
1992 40 21 0.00 0.0
1991 17 0 0.04 1.0
1990 46 20 0.00 0.0
1989 35 32 0.28 0.0
1988 49 25 0.00 0.0
1987 42 29 0.00 0.0
1986 34 8 0.00 0.0
1985 29 12 0.00 0.0
1984 32 20 0.03 0.1
1983 38 29 0.64 0.1
1982 32 12 0.09 1.1
1981 25 0 0.00 0.0
1980 12 -2 0.00 0.0
1979 6 -10 0.00 0.0
1978 13 -7 0.00 0.0
1977 15 -9 0.00 0.0
1976 44 18 0.00 0.0
1975 31 17 0.04 0.0
1974 39 21 0.00 0.0
1973 23 6 0.00 0.0
1972 23 -12 0.00 0.0
1971 44 12 0.00 0.0
1970 34 9 0.00 0.0
1969 29 13 0.22 1.1
1968 51 19 0.16 0.0
1967 33 24 0.00 0.0
1966 -3 -23 0.00 0.0
1965 3 -6 0.00 0.0
1964 45 21 0.00 0.0
1963 14 0 0.00 0.0
1962 39 17 0.00 0.0
1961 20 -4 0.00 0.0
1960 27 19 0.00 0.0
1959 35 20 0.28 3.2
1958 31 5 0.00 0.0
1957 21 0 0.03 0.5
1956 25 7 0.00 0.0
1955 14 -6 0.00 0.0
1954 48 10 0.00 0.0
1953 27 10 0.00 0.0
1952 12 -12 0.00 0.0
1951 -1 -12 0.00 0.0
1950 22 -3 0.00 0.0
1949 1 -12 0.00 0.0
1948 38 6 0.00 0.0
1947 28 23 0.41 6.0
1946 38 25 0.00 n/a
1945 17 7 0.02 n/a
1944 44 24 0.00 0.0
1943 35 20 0.00 0.0
1942 48 29 0.00 0.0
1941 27 6 0.00 0.0
1940 25 12 0.00 0.0
1939 35 27 0.00 0.0
1938 30 16 0.00 0.0
1937 19 4 0.02 0.2
1936 7 -15 0.02 0.3
1935 26 20 0.00 0.0
1934 7 -5 0.00 0.0
1933 32 24 0.02 0.0
1932 30 -3 0.00 0.0
1931 53 24 0.00 0.0
1930 23 -14 0.00 0.0
1929 12 5 0.00 0.0
1928 24 13 0.00 0.0
1927 48 34 0.00 0.0
1926 47 9 0.00 0.0
1925 28 12 0.00 0.0
1924 42 22 0.00 0.0
1923 38 18 0.00 0.0
1922 45 22 0.00 0.0
1921 36 22 0.00 0.0
1920 41 15 0.00 0.0
1919 58 24 0.00 0.0
1918 9 -25 0.00 0.0
1917 32 20 0.00 0.0
1916 32 -4 0.00 0.0
1915 15 -12 0.00 0.0
1914 59 9 0.40 0.0
1913 53 23 0.00 0.0
1912 20 10 0.00 0.0
1911 52 29 0.00 0.0
1910 24 11 0.00 0.0
1909 n/a n/a 0.19 2.5
1908 12 -12 0.00 0.0
1907 23 4 0.00 0.0
1906 47 28 0.00 0.0
1905 4 0 0.00 0.0
1904 12 -22 0.00 0.0
1903 38 13 0.00 0.0
1902 16 3 0.25 2.5
1901 26 15 0.00 0.0
1900 n/a -2 0.00 0.0
1899 13 -14 0.00 0.0
1898 16 0 0.00 0.0
1897 15 -2 0.00 0.0
1896 48 35 n/a n/a
1895 15 5 0.00 0.0
1894 14 -7 0.00 0.0
1893 11 -13 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 1/29?
For the date of Jan 29, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 59 °F which happened in 1914.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on January 29
Rank Temperature Year
1 59 °F 1914
2 58 °F 1919
3 53 °F 1913
3 53 °F 1931
5 52 °F 2013
5 52 °F 1911
7 51 °F 1968
8 49 °F 2024
8 49 °F 1988
10 48 °F 1954
10 48 °F 1927
10 48 °F 1896
10 48 °F 1942
What's the all-time low for Ames on 1/29?
For the date of Jan 29, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is -25 °F which happened in 1918.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on January 29
Rank Temperature Year
1 -25 °F 1918
2 -23 °F 1966
3 -22 °F 1904
4 -18 °F 2019
5 -15 °F 1936
6 -14 °F 1899
6 -14 °F 1930
8 -13 °F 1893
9 -12 °F 1908
9 -12 °F 1949
9 -12 °F 1972
9 -12 °F 1951
9 -12 °F 1915
9 -12 °F 1952
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on January 29
Rank Temperature Year
1 -3 °F 1966
2 -1 °F 1951
3 0 °F 2004
4 1 °F 1949
5 3 °F 1965
6 4 °F 1905
7 6 °F 1979
7 6 °F 2019
9 7 °F 1936
9 7 °F 1934
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 1/29?
For the date of Jan 29, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 0.66 inches which happened in 2001.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on January 29
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.66 inches 2001
2 0.64 inches 1983
3 0.41 inches 1947
4 0.40 inches 1914
5 0.28 inches 1959
5 0.28 inches 1989
7 0.25 inches 1902
8 0.22 inches 1969
9 0.19 inches 1909
10 0.16 inches 1968
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location