Ames March 2 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of March 2.
March 2 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 71 °F 1923
Lowest temperature -14 °F 1913
Lowest daily high -2 °F 2014
Highest daily low 40 °F 1906
Most precipitation 0.64 inches 1991
March 2 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 39.7 °F
Average low 21.0 °F
Chance precipitation 23.1%
Ames March 2 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 69 28 0.00 n/a
2023 38 26 0.00 n/a
2022 66 32 0.00 n/a
2021 52 21 0.00 n/a
2020 39 29 0.00 n/a
2019 19 5 0.00 n/a
2018 48 22 0.00 n/a
2017 35 23 0.00 n/a
2016 34 11 0.00 n/a
2015 28 7 0.00 n/a
2014 -2 -11 0.00 n/a
2013 30 13 0.00 n/a
2012 43 30 0.00 n/a
2011 31 8 0.00 n/a
2010 35 10 0.00 n/a
2009 31 16 0.00 n/a
2008 53 30 0.40 n/a
2007 28 18 0.00 n/a
2006 39 28 0.00 n/a
2005 40 19 0.00 n/a
2004 40 34 0.00 n/a
2003 23 2 0.00 n/a
2002 18 7 0.00 n/a
2001 36 21 0.00 n/a
2000 46 26 0.00 n/a
1999 48 25 0.13 n/a
1998 38 22 0.01 0.3
1997 42 21 0.00 0.0
1996 30 13 0.00 0.0
1995 21 3 0.00 0.0
1994 38 20 0.00 0.0
1993 33 31 0.53 0.0
1992 68 37 0.00 0.0
1991 49 19 0.64 0.0
1990 56 30 0.00 0.0
1989 18 8 0.06 0.8
1988 56 26 0.00 0.0
1987 43 21 0.00 0.0
1986 47 31 0.00 0.0
1985 48 27 0.00 0.0
1984 42 27 0.00 0.0
1983 70 29 0.00 0.0
1982 43 24 0.40 0.2
1981 49 16 0.00 0.0
1980 29 3 0.00 0.0
1979 34 28 0.00 0.0
1978 25 17 0.12 2.3
1977 45 19 0.00 0.0
1976 33 30 0.00 0.0
1975 23 13 0.00 0.0
1974 63 32 0.00 0.0
1973 44 34 0.00 0.0
1972 19 3 0.00 0.0
1971 28 11 0.00 0.0
1970 48 31 0.44 0.0
1969 30 10 0.00 0.0
1968 54 10 0.00 0.0
1967 52 29 0.00 0.0
1966 52 33 0.22 0.0
1965 18 8 0.60 7.0
1964 68 26 0.00 0.0
1963 44 30 0.00 0.0
1962 18 -10 0.00 0.0
1961 56 35 0.00 0.0
1960 17 10 0.04 0.8
1959 40 33 0.07 0.0
1958 29 17 0.00 0.0
1957 33 13 0.00 0.0
1956 58 27 0.00 0.0
1955 47 26 0.00 0.0
1954 32 19 0.07 0.7
1953 28 22 0.07 1.0
1952 32 29 0.19 4.0
1951 33 28 0.46 1.0
1950 17 -2 0.00 0.0
1949 41 23 0.00 0.0
1948 28 22 0.31 4.2
1947 22 9 0.00 0.0
1946 58 31 0.00 0.0
1945 38 29 0.14 0.0
1944 54 32 0.00 0.0
1943 9 -7 0.00 0.0
1942 43 28 0.00 0.0
1941 52 30 0.00 0.0
1940 34 30 0.55 0.0
1939 35 7 0.00 0.0
1938 46 38 0.01 0.0
1937 40 24 0.00 0.0
1936 39 31 0.00 0.0
1935 47 28 0.00 0.0
1934 57 33 0.00 0.0
1933 43 20 0.00 0.0
1932 37 32 0.00 0.0
1931 44 19 0.00 0.0
1930 25 6 0.00 0.0
1929 40 10 0.00 0.0
1928 48 29 0.00 0.0
1927 36 15 0.00 0.0
1926 28 7 0.00 0.0
1925 29 -1 0.00 0.0
1924 48 30 0.00 0.0
1923 71 39 0.00 0.0
1922 33 4 0.00 0.0
1921 60 39 0.00 0.0
1920 45 21 0.00 0.0
1919 29 5 0.00 0.0
1918 53 30 0.00 0.0
1917 38 13 0.00 0.0
1916 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1915 32 23 0.00 0.0
1914 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1913 28 -14 0.00 0.0
1912 13 5 0.21 0.0
1911 54 24 0.00 0.0
1910 47 29 0.00 0.0
1909 54 27 0.00 0.0
1908 37 22 0.00 0.0
1907 34 16 0.00 0.0
1906 59 40 0.04 0.0
1905 60 30 0.00 0.0
1904 62 28 0.00 0.0
1903 42 14 0.00 0.0
1902 32 13 0.00 0.0
1901 44 31 0.00 0.0
1900 n/a 23 0.00 0.0
1899 35 15 0.00 0.0
1898 32 16 0.00 0.0
1897 19 11 0.00 0.0
1896 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1895 52 12 0.00 0.0
1894 53 24 0.00 0.0
1893 33 7 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 3/2?
For the date of Mar 2, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 71 °F which happened in 1923.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on March 2
Rank Temperature Year
1 71 °F 1923
2 70 °F 1983
3 69 °F 2024
4 68 °F 1992
4 68 °F 1964
6 66 °F 2022
7 63 °F 1974
8 62 °F 1904
9 60 °F 1905
9 60 °F 1921
What's the all-time low for Ames on 3/2?
For the date of Mar 2, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is -14 °F which happened in 1913.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on March 2
Rank Temperature Year
1 -14 °F 1913
2 -11 °F 2014
3 -10 °F 1962
4 -7 °F 1943
5 -2 °F 1950
6 -1 °F 1925
7 2 °F 2003
8 3 °F 1980
8 3 °F 1972
8 3 °F 1995
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on March 2
Rank Temperature Year
1 -2 °F 2014
2 9 °F 1943
3 13 °F 1912
4 17 °F 1950
4 17 °F 1960
6 18 °F 1989
6 18 °F 2002
6 18 °F 1965
6 18 °F 1962
10 19 °F 1972
10 19 °F 2019
10 19 °F 1897
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 3/2?
For the date of Mar 2, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 0.64 inches which happened in 1991.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on March 2
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.64 inches 1991
2 0.60 inches 1965
3 0.55 inches 1940
4 0.53 inches 1993
5 0.46 inches 1951
6 0.44 inches 1970
7 0.40 inches 1982
7 0.40 inches 2008
9 0.31 inches 1948
10 0.22 inches 1966
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location