Ames March 1 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of March 1.
March 1 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 71 °F 1992
Lowest temperature -25 °F 1962
Lowest daily high 4 °F 1962
Highest daily low 40 °F 1992
Most precipitation 0.78 inches 2007
March 1 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 39.0 °F
Average low 20.5 °F
Chance precipitation 22.7%
Ames March 1 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 56 24 0.00 n/a
2023 51 26 0.00 n/a
2022 61 28 0.00 0.0
2021 33 19 0.00 n/a
2020 58 28 0.00 n/a
2019 30 5 0.00 n/a
2018 45 27 0.00 n/a
2017 41 28 0.02 n/a
2016 27 12 0.00 n/a
2015 30 11 0.00 n/a
2014 19 -3 0.01 n/a
2013 27 24 0.00 n/a
2012 42 22 0.00 n/a
2011 53 16 0.00 n/a
2010 31 15 0.00 n/a
2009 25 6 0.00 n/a
2008 38 24 0.00 n/a
2007 34 24 0.78 n/a
2006 61 35 0.00 n/a
2005 32 14 0.00 n/a
2004 50 39 0.19 n/a
2003 34 23 0.00 n/a
2002 21 12 0.02 n/a
2001 29 13 0.00 n/a
2000 49 32 0.00 n/a
1999 59 25 0.00 n/a
1998 29 24 0.03 0.5
1997 42 29 0.00 0.0
1996 32 15 0.00 0.0
1995 18 5 0.00 0.0
1994 32 14 0.00 0.0
1993 36 21 0.00 0.0
1992 71 40 0.00 0.0
1991 53 37 0.62 0.0
1990 52 18 0.00 0.0
1989 25 11 0.00 0.3
1988 59 27 0.00 0.0
1987 35 31 0.42 2.3
1986 45 20 0.00 0.0
1985 51 36 0.00 0.0
1984 43 25 0.00 0.0
1983 63 34 0.00 0.0
1982 44 28 n/a 0.0
1981 53 28 0.00 0.0
1980 20 0 0.00 0.0
1979 33 23 0.00 0.0
1978 24 2 0.00 0.0
1977 37 8 0.00 0.0
1976 32 25 0.07 0.0
1975 31 18 0.00 0.0
1974 43 27 0.00 0.0
1973 50 39 0.00 0.0
1972 44 15 0.17 2.0
1971 30 21 0.00 0.0
1970 34 30 0.22 0.0
1969 33 17 0.00 0.0
1968 58 12 0.00 0.0
1967 53 25 0.00 0.0
1966 51 25 0.00 0.0
1965 47 16 0.78 0.3
1964 55 25 0.00 0.0
1963 39 20 0.00 0.0
1962 4 -25 0.00 0.0
1961 47 32 0.00 0.0
1960 22 -8 0.00 0.0
1959 45 23 0.00 0.0
1958 32 26 0.06 0.8
1957 40 29 0.00 0.0
1956 52 33 0.00 0.0
1955 46 18 0.00 0.0
1954 36 18 0.05 0.6
1953 28 19 0.00 0.0
1952 35 15 0.00 0.0
1951 37 20 0.00 0.0
1950 28 9 0.00 0.0
1949 34 6 0.00 0.0
1948 30 26 0.26 3.0
1947 23 13 0.00 0.0
1946 53 35 n/a 0.0
1945 44 25 0.00 0.0
1944 33 22 0.00 0.0
1943 34 6 0.04 0.2
1942 36 25 0.00 0.0
1941 43 22 0.00 0.0
1940 35 29 0.00 0.0
1939 25 0 0.00 0.0
1938 56 26 0.00 0.0
1937 40 15 0.00 0.0
1936 39 24 0.00 0.0
1935 45 22 0.00 0.0
1934 50 31 0.00 0.0
1933 46 22 0.00 0.0
1932 42 33 0.60 0.0
1931 39 20 0.00 0.0
1930 41 15 0.00 0.0
1929 29 11 0.15 1.5
1928 36 25 0.00 0.0
1927 31 24 0.00 0.0
1926 52 23 0.07 0.5
1925 29 6 0.00 0.0
1924 36 31 0.00 0.0
1923 69 30 0.00 0.0
1922 19 9 0.04 1.0
1921 55 31 0.00 0.0
1920 42 16 0.00 0.0
1919 28 0 0.00 0.0
1918 44 16 0.00 0.0
1917 30 7 0.00 0.0
1916 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1915 43 10 0.00 0.0
1914 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1913 21 -6 0.00 0.0
1912 20 -5 0.00 0.0
1911 42 20 0.00 0.0
1910 37 30 0.00 0.0
1909 55 29 0.00 0.0
1908 37 30 0.00 0.0
1907 33 20 0.00 0.0
1906 56 33 0.00 0.0
1905 49 27 0.00 0.0
1904 48 28 0.00 0.0
1903 n/a 14 0.00 0.0
1902 36 18 0.00 0.0
1901 52 24 0.00 0.0
1900 n/a 7 0.00 0.0
1899 30 5 0.00 0.0
1898 31 19 0.00 0.0
1897 29 10 0.00 0.0
1896 n/a n/a 0.08 0.7
1895 n/a 15 0.00 0.0
1894 51 31 0.00 0.0
1893 38 6 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 3/1?
For the date of Mar 1, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 71 °F which happened in 1992.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on March 1
Rank Temperature Year
1 71 °F 1992
2 69 °F 1923
3 63 °F 1983
4 61 °F 2006
4 61 °F 2022
6 59 °F 1999
6 59 °F 1988
8 58 °F 2020
8 58 °F 1968
10 56 °F 1938
10 56 °F 1906
10 56 °F 2024
What's the all-time low for Ames on 3/1?
For the date of Mar 1, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is -25 °F which happened in 1962.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on March 1
Rank Temperature Year
1 -25 °F 1962
2 -8 °F 1960
3 -6 °F 1913
4 -5 °F 1912
5 -3 °F 2014
6 0 °F 1939
6 0 °F 1919
6 0 °F 1980
9 2 °F 1978
10 5 °F 1899
10 5 °F 2019
10 5 °F 1995
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on March 1
Rank Temperature Year
1 4 °F 1962
2 18 °F 1995
3 19 °F 2014
3 19 °F 1922
5 20 °F 1912
5 20 °F 1980
7 21 °F 1913
7 21 °F 2002
9 22 °F 1960
10 23 °F 1947
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 3/1?
For the date of Mar 1, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 0.78 inches which has happened 2 times, most recently in 2007.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on March 1
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.78 inches 2007
1 0.78 inches 1965
3 0.62 inches 1991
4 0.60 inches 1932
5 0.42 inches 1987
6 0.26 inches 1948
7 0.22 inches 1970
8 0.19 inches 2004
9 0.17 inches 1972
10 0.15 inches 1929
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location