Ames July 3 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of July 3.
July 3 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 99 °F 1977
Lowest temperature 45 °F 1917
Lowest daily high 69 °F 1967
Highest daily low 76 °F 1897
Most precipitation 2.23 inches 1951
July 3 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 83.7 °F
Average low 62.5 °F
Chance precipitation 36.9%
Ames July 3 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 85 62 0.00 0.0
2023 89 65 0.00 0.0
2022 87 59 0.00 0.0
2021 88 60 0.00 n/a
2020 90 65 0.00 n/a
2019 87 67 1.86 n/a
2018 90 64 0.00 n/a
2017 90 62 0.00 n/a
2016 75 54 0.00 n/a
2015 79 51 0.00 n/a
2014 76 49 0.00 n/a
2013 82 55 0.00 n/a
2012 95 70 0.00 n/a
2011 77 62 0.01 n/a
2010 89 64 0.00 n/a
2009 81 57 0.38 n/a
2008 80 59 0.00 n/a
2007 88 70 0.00 n/a
2006 87 67 0.23 n/a
2005 85 62 0.07 n/a
2004 74 65 0.44 n/a
2003 93 71 0.00 n/a
2002 90 65 0.00 n/a
2001 86 68 0.10 n/a
2000 77 65 0.00 n/a
1999 90 75 0.08 n/a
1998 82 67 0.19 0.0
1997 72 53 0.00 0.0
1996 81 60 0.00 0.0
1995 79 56 0.00 0.0
1994 76 57 0.10 0.0
1993 89 69 0.00 0.0
1992 72 54 0.00 0.0
1991 84 61 0.00 0.0
1990 96 75 0.00 0.0
1989 88 64 0.00 0.0
1988 85 54 0.00 0.0
1987 85 61 0.00 0.0
1986 82 59 0.00 0.0
1985 86 56 0.00 0.0
1984 82 62 0.23 0.0
1983 88 73 n/a 0.0
1982 91 65 0.01 0.0
1981 82 66 0.58 0.0
1980 79 55 0.00 0.0
1979 86 70 0.00 0.0
1978 85 62 0.00 0.0
1977 99 70 0.00 0.0
1976 80 55 0.00 0.0
1975 90 65 0.00 0.0
1974 96 73 0.00 0.0
1973 86 68 0.00 0.0
1972 74 55 0.00 0.0
1971 85 62 0.00 0.0
1970 93 61 0.21 0.0
1969 82 61 0.60 0.0
1968 78 50 0.00 0.0
1967 69 46 0.00 0.0
1966 90 69 0.00 0.0
1965 82 56 0.00 0.0
1964 88 65 0.91 0.0
1963 77 59 0.11 0.0
1962 91 66 0.00 0.0
1961 88 55 0.00 0.0
1960 82 62 0.00 0.0
1959 80 54 0.00 0.0
1958 80 66 0.40 0.0
1957 82 66 0.23 0.0
1956 78 62 0.01 0.0
1955 92 72 0.00 0.0
1954 89 73 0.04 0.0
1953 83 55 0.00 0.0
1952 83 64 0.61 0.0
1951 82 62 2.23 0.0
1950 84 64 0.66 0.0
1949 91 71 0.00 0.0
1948 87 63 0.00 0.0
1947 87 62 n/a 0.0
1946 81 57 0.00 0.0
1945 83 54 0.00 0.0
1944 86 61 0.00 0.0
1943 86 64 0.02 0.0
1942 77 57 0.00 0.0
1941 76 57 0.00 0.0
1940 79 51 0.00 0.0
1939 86 67 0.00 0.0
1938 84 68 0.18 0.0
1937 93 61 0.00 0.0
1936 99 63 0.00 0.0
1935 90 65 0.00 0.0
1934 83 65 0.42 0.0
1933 83 61 0.00 0.0
1932 83 59 0.87 0.0
1931 89 63 0.00 0.0
1930 82 60 0.00 0.0
1929 83 59 0.04 0.0
1928 90 66 0.00 0.0
1927 74 52 0.00 0.0
1926 75 65 0.00 0.0
1925 98 65 2.07 0.0
1924 75 52 0.00 0.0
1923 82 60 0.00 0.0
1922 76 48 0.00 0.0
1921 87 70 0.00 0.0
1920 90 69 0.00 0.0
1919 91 69 0.00 0.0
1918 91 67 0.00 0.0
1917 73 45 0.00 0.0
1916 90 69 0.00 0.0
1915 78 49 0.00 0.0
1914 82 50 0.00 0.0
1913 95 57 0.00 0.0
1912 93 70 0.00 0.0
1911 97 66 0.00 0.0
1910 94 62 0.00 0.0
1909 89 61 0.00 0.0
1908 73 58 0.11 0.0
1907 n/a 52 0.00 0.0
1906 81 59 0.00 0.0
1905 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1904 82 61 0.80 0.0
1903 80 71 0.60 0.0
1902 89 55 0.02 0.0
1901 96 67 0.54 0.0
1900 95 70 0.00 0.0
1899 76 64 0.00 0.0
1898 77 61 0.00 0.0
1897 94 76 0.00 0.0
1896 89 65 0.00 0.0
1895 83 56 0.00 0.0
1894 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1893 87 50 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 7/3?
For the date of Jul 3, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 99 °F which has happened 2 times, most recently in 1977.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on July 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 99 °F 1977
1 99 °F 1936
3 98 °F 1925
4 97 °F 1911
5 96 °F 1974
5 96 °F 1901
5 96 °F 1990
8 95 °F 2012
8 95 °F 1913
8 95 °F 1900
What's the all-time low for Ames on 7/3?
For the date of Jul 3, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 45 °F which happened in 1917.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on July 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 45 °F 1917
2 46 °F 1967
3 48 °F 1922
4 49 °F 1915
4 49 °F 2014
6 50 °F 1914
6 50 °F 1968
6 50 °F 1893
9 51 °F 2015
9 51 °F 1940
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on July 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 69 °F 1967
2 72 °F 1992
2 72 °F 1997
4 73 °F 1917
4 73 °F 1908
6 74 °F 1972
6 74 °F 2004
6 74 °F 1927
9 75 °F 2016
9 75 °F 1924
9 75 °F 1926
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 7/3?
For the date of Jul 3, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 2.23 inches which happened in 1951.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on July 3
Rank Precipitation Year
1 2.23 inches 1951
2 2.07 inches 1925
3 1.86 inches 2019
4 0.91 inches 1964
5 0.87 inches 1932
6 0.80 inches 1904
7 0.66 inches 1950
8 0.61 inches 1952
9 0.60 inches 1903
9 0.60 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