Ames March 13 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of March 13.
March 13 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 74 °F 2012
Lowest temperature -5 °F 1948
Lowest daily high 20 °F 1993
Highest daily low 51 °F 1990
Most precipitation 1.03 inches 1997
March 13 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 45.3 °F
Average low 25.7 °F
Chance precipitation 25.3%
Ames March 13 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 72 33 0.00 0.0
2023 29 24 0.00 n/a
2022 58 27 0.00 0.0
2021 60 27 0.00 n/a
2020 48 28 0.00 n/a
2019 50 36 0.21 n/a
2018 39 23 0.00 n/a
2017 27 13 0.00 n/a
2016 55 48 0.06 n/a
2015 70 30 0.00 n/a
2014 60 28 0.00 n/a
2013 27 14 0.00 n/a
2012 74 30 0.00 n/a
2011 31 20 0.00 n/a
2010 42 36 0.00 n/a
2009 42 25 0.00 n/a
2008 56 31 0.00 n/a
2007 73 43 0.00 n/a
2006 37 24 0.04 n/a
2005 37 9 0.00 n/a
2004 56 29 0.12 n/a
2003 44 30 0.00 n/a
2002 48 33 0.00 n/a
2001 40 30 0.00 n/a
2000 51 30 0.00 n/a
1999 39 21 0.00 n/a
1998 37 8 0.00 0.0
1997 43 31 1.03 0.0
1996 70 31 0.00 0.0
1995 64 50 0.05 0.0
1994 50 29 0.00 0.0
1993 20 -1 0.00 0.0
1992 31 15 0.00 0.0
1991 33 27 0.37 2.5
1990 69 51 0.97 0.0
1989 41 32 0.00 0.0
1988 25 12 0.00 0.0
1987 67 34 0.00 0.0
1986 36 32 0.50 0.0
1985 47 30 0.11 1.4
1984 29 18 0.00 0.0
1983 54 29 0.00 0.0
1982 52 34 n/a 0.0
1981 57 25 0.00 0.0
1980 29 20 0.04 1.0
1979 44 28 0.00 0.0
1978 32 30 0.02 0.0
1977 46 38 0.02 0.0
1976 36 15 0.00 0.0
1975 21 -1 0.00 0.0
1974 48 27 0.00 0.0
1973 59 42 0.15 0.0
1972 50 32 0.01 0.0
1971 51 30 0.00 0.0
1970 30 14 0.00 0.0
1969 28 9 0.00 0.0
1968 40 13 0.00 0.0
1967 38 29 0.00 0.0
1966 50 31 0.00 0.0
1965 38 25 0.03 0.3
1964 63 36 0.00 0.0
1963 38 32 0.08 0.0
1962 30 21 0.03 0.5
1961 35 30 0.84 1.8
1960 25 15 0.02 0.3
1959 49 29 0.00 0.0
1958 40 26 0.00 0.0
1957 69 34 0.00 0.0
1956 43 11 0.00 0.0
1955 58 28 0.00 0.0
1954 30 20 0.15 1.0
1953 54 27 0.00 0.0
1952 41 32 0.30 0.0
1951 26 16 0.06 1.0
1950 25 7 0.00 0.0
1949 44 23 0.00 0.0
1948 35 -5 0.00 0.0
1947 38 28 0.47 n/a
1946 64 48 0.22 0.0
1945 64 31 0.00 0.0
1944 29 21 0.06 0.0
1943 60 26 0.00 0.0
1942 40 34 0.02 0.0
1941 37 21 0.00 0.0
1940 24 17 0.26 n/a
1939 52 27 0.00 0.0
1938 56 39 0.00 0.0
1937 32 24 0.01 0.0
1936 39 19 0.00 0.0
1935 40 29 0.00 0.0
1934 50 34 0.00 0.0
1933 71 43 0.00 0.0
1932 32 12 0.00 0.0
1931 50 29 0.00 0.0
1930 68 32 0.00 0.0
1929 54 41 0.00 0.0
1928 51 32 0.00 0.0
1927 43 34 0.07 0.0
1926 29 9 0.00 0.0
1925 47 25 0.45 n/a
1924 34 23 0.00 0.0
1923 31 17 0.00 0.0
1922 65 41 0.00 0.0
1921 37 31 0.40 0.0
1920 48 21 0.00 0.0
1919 69 35 0.00 0.0
1918 47 35 0.00 0.0
1917 32 30 0.77 n/a
1916 n/a 29 0.00 0.0
1915 40 10 0.00 0.0
1914 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1913 56 42 0.90 0.0
1912 33 0 0.00 0.0
1911 51 19 0.00 0.0
1910 58 34 0.00 0.0
1909 32 9 0.00 0.0
1908 49 26 0.00 0.0
1907 33 23 0.20 2.0
1906 22 11 0.02 0.0
1905 n/a 19 0.13 n/a
1904 32 24 0.08 n/a
1903 64 34 0.00 0.0
1902 66 29 0.00 0.0
1901 42 31 0.34 0.0
1900 n/a 31 0.00 0.0
1899 38 10 0.00 0.0
1898 62 29 0.00 0.0
1897 20 9 0.09 0.8
1896 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1895 n/a 5 0.00 0.0
1894 52 34 0.00 0.0
1893 45 n/a 0.03 0.2
What's the all-time high for Ames on 3/13?
For the date of Mar 13, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 74 °F which happened in 2012.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on March 13
Rank Temperature Year
1 74 °F 2012
2 73 °F 2007
3 72 °F 2024
4 71 °F 1933
5 70 °F 1996
5 70 °F 2015
7 69 °F 1990
7 69 °F 1919
7 69 °F 1957
10 68 °F 1930
What's the all-time low for Ames on 3/13?
For the date of Mar 13, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is -5 °F which happened in 1948.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on March 13
Rank Temperature Year
1 -5 °F 1948
2 -1 °F 1975
2 -1 °F 1993
4 0 °F 1912
5 5 °F 1895
6 7 °F 1950
7 8 °F 1998
8 9 °F 1909
8 9 °F 1926
8 9 °F 1969
8 9 °F 1897
8 9 °F 2005
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on March 13
Rank Temperature Year
1 20 °F 1897
1 20 °F 1993
3 21 °F 1975
4 22 °F 1906
5 24 °F 1940
6 25 °F 1960
6 25 °F 1988
6 25 °F 1950
9 26 °F 1951
10 27 °F 2013
10 27 °F 2017
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 3/13?
For the date of Mar 13, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 1.03 inches which happened in 1997.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on March 13
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.03 inches 1997
2 0.97 inches 1990
3 0.90 inches 1913
4 0.84 inches 1961
5 0.77 inches 1917
6 0.50 inches 1986
7 0.47 inches 1947
8 0.45 inches 1925
9 0.40 inches 1921
10 0.37 inches 1991
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location