Ames July 17 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of July 17.
July 17 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 103 °F 1901
Lowest temperature 44 °F 1911
Lowest daily high 69 °F 2009
Highest daily low 76 °F 2011
Most precipitation 2.93 inches 1993
July 17 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 84.1 °F
Average low 63.3 °F
Chance precipitation 33.8%
Ames July 17 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 79 57 0.00 0.0
2023 77 57 0.00 0.0
2022 86 66 0.04 0.0
2021 82 58 0.00 n/a
2020 89 63 0.00 n/a
2019 79 67 0.92 n/a
2018 86 62 0.00 n/a
2017 88 68 0.00 n/a
2016 86 64 0.78 n/a
2015 92 67 0.00 n/a
2014 78 51 0.00 n/a
2013 95 69 0.00 n/a
2012 95 69 0.00 n/a
2011 95 76 0.02 n/a
2010 92 64 0.00 n/a
2009 69 53 0.00 n/a
2008 88 66 2.63 n/a
2007 93 68 0.00 n/a
2006 93 71 0.00 n/a
2005 93 65 0.38 n/a
2004 79 61 0.00 n/a
2003 90 65 0.00 n/a
2002 89 62 0.00 n/a
2001 89 74 0.00 n/a
2000 82 63 0.00 n/a
1999 83 65 0.00 n/a
1998 81 64 0.37 0.0
1997 91 72 0.00 0.0
1996 87 67 2.88 0.0
1995 81 62 0.00 0.0
1994 81 64 0.00 0.0
1993 85 70 2.93 0.0
1992 78 58 0.00 0.0
1991 93 67 0.00 0.0
1990 84 66 0.00 0.0
1989 82 54 0.00 0.0
1988 89 67 0.00 0.0
1987 86 70 0.00 0.0
1986 92 72 0.00 0.0
1985 87 59 0.00 0.0
1984 84 59 0.36 0.0
1983 89 69 n/a 0.0
1982 89 75 0.00 0.0
1981 87 67 0.00 0.0
1980 92 61 0.00 0.0
1979 77 57 0.01 0.0
1978 89 71 0.00 0.0
1977 91 68 0.35 0.0
1976 85 48 0.00 0.0
1975 91 67 0.00 0.0
1974 96 61 0.00 0.0
1973 87 57 0.00 0.0
1972 82 64 0.98 0.0
1971 88 63 0.00 0.0
1970 91 65 0.01 0.0
1969 91 69 0.31 0.0
1968 82 67 0.05 0.0
1967 81 59 0.00 0.0
1966 88 59 0.00 0.0
1965 89 64 0.00 0.0
1964 92 70 0.00 0.0
1963 87 63 0.91 0.0
1962 79 56 0.00 0.0
1961 83 64 0.03 0.0
1960 84 59 0.00 0.0
1959 80 64 0.66 0.0
1958 69 53 0.10 0.0
1957 98 68 0.00 0.0
1956 88 60 0.00 0.0
1955 83 66 0.00 0.0
1954 92 62 0.07 0.0
1953 84 62 0.00 0.0
1952 82 69 0.00 0.0
1951 86 64 0.00 0.0
1950 80 68 0.00 0.0
1949 88 60 0.00 0.0
1948 82 64 0.00 0.0
1947 89 66 n/a 0.0
1946 89 70 0.10 0.0
1945 77 62 0.03 0.0
1944 85 61 0.12 0.0
1943 83 60 0.20 0.0
1942 94 75 0.00 0.0
1941 88 55 0.19 0.0
1940 87 58 0.00 0.0
1939 81 62 0.64 0.0
1938 85 66 0.00 0.0
1937 76 55 0.00 0.0
1936 102 68 0.00 0.0
1935 90 59 0.00 0.0
1934 81 66 0.13 0.0
1933 88 55 0.00 0.0
1932 90 63 0.00 0.0
1931 94 71 0.00 0.0
1930 102 68 0.00 0.0
1929 85 62 0.02 0.0
1928 91 66 0.00 0.0
1927 83 59 0.00 0.0
1926 96 73 0.00 0.0
1925 80 59 0.00 0.0
1924 80 60 0.00 0.0
1923 86 63 0.00 0.0
1922 76 n/a 0.20 0.0
1921 94 68 0.00 0.0
1920 88 65 0.00 0.0
1919 88 56 0.00 0.0
1918 n/a 64 0.00 0.0
1917 81 55 0.00 0.0
1916 96 60 0.00 0.0
1915 88 62 0.00 0.0
1914 92 58 0.00 0.0
1913 95 71 0.00 0.0
1912 85 56 0.00 0.0
1911 83 44 0.00 0.0
1910 85 62 0.00 0.0
1909 89 60 0.00 0.0
1908 87 54 1.04 0.0
1907 83 49 0.00 0.0
1906 79 55 0.00 0.0
1905 93 71 0.00 0.0
1904 93 74 0.00 0.0
1903 84 67 2.36 0.0
1902 88 68 0.10 0.0
1901 103 72 0.00 0.0
1900 76 56 0.00 0.0
1899 86 58 0.00 0.0
1898 94 64 0.00 0.0
1897 n/a 62 0.00 0.0
1896 80 58 0.22 0.0
1895 90 62 0.00 0.0
1894 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1893 81 61 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 7/17?
For the date of Jul 17, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 103 °F which happened in 1901.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on July 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 103 °F 1901
2 102 °F 1936
2 102 °F 1930
4 98 °F 1957
5 96 °F 1974
5 96 °F 1926
5 96 °F 1916
8 95 °F 1913
8 95 °F 2012
8 95 °F 2013
8 95 °F 2011
What's the all-time low for Ames on 7/17?
For the date of Jul 17, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 44 °F which happened in 1911.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on July 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 44 °F 1911
2 48 °F 1976
3 49 °F 1907
4 51 °F 2014
5 53 °F 1958
5 53 °F 2009
7 54 °F 1908
7 54 °F 1989
9 55 °F 1906
9 55 °F 1917
9 55 °F 1937
9 55 °F 1941
9 55 °F 1933
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on July 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 69 °F 1958
1 69 °F 2009
3 76 °F 1900
3 76 °F 1922
3 76 °F 1937
6 77 °F 2023
6 77 °F 1979
6 77 °F 1945
9 78 °F 1992
9 78 °F 2014
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 7/17?
For the date of Jul 17, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 2.93 inches which happened in 1993.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on July 17
Rank Precipitation Year
1 2.93 inches 1993
2 2.88 inches 1996
3 2.63 inches 2008
4 2.36 inches 1903
5 1.04 inches 1908
6 0.98 inches 1972
7 0.92 inches 2019
8 0.91 inches 1963
9 0.78 inches 2016
10 0.66 inches 1959
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location