Ames March 31 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of March 31.
March 31 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 81 °F 2023
Lowest temperature 9 °F 1923
Lowest daily high 28 °F 1923
Highest daily low 57 °F 1986
Most precipitation 1.03 inches 2007
March 31 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 55.0 °F
Average low 33.0 °F
Chance precipitation 32.6%
Ames March 31 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 60 38 0.12 0.0
2023 81 34 0.60 0.0
2022 35 28 n/a n/a
2021 42 23 0.00 n/a
2020 61 35 0.00 n/a
2019 44 23 0.00 n/a
2018 47 22 0.29 n/a
2017 45 36 0.00 n/a
2016 53 38 0.14 n/a
2015 73 34 0.00 n/a
2014 74 25 0.10 n/a
2013 50 28 0.00 n/a
2012 69 48 0.00 n/a
2011 51 27 0.00 n/a
2010 78 50 0.00 n/a
2009 50 33 0.02 n/a
2008 43 34 0.84 n/a
2007 64 44 1.03 n/a
2006 52 43 0.01 n/a
2005 59 34 0.00 n/a
2004 50 27 0.00 n/a
2003 73 24 0.00 n/a
2002 50 28 0.03 n/a
2001 48 28 0.17 n/a
2000 66 30 0.00 n/a
1999 61 52 0.00 n/a
1998 49 42 0.17 0.0
1997 62 24 0.00 0.0
1996 39 24 0.06 0.0
1995 34 29 0.00 0.0
1994 66 24 0.00 0.0
1993 51 36 0.41 0.0
1992 52 31 0.00 0.0
1991 56 36 0.00 0.0
1990 47 38 0.08 0.0
1989 50 29 0.00 0.0
1988 58 26 0.00 0.0
1987 43 15 0.00 0.0
1986 81 57 0.00 0.0
1985 33 26 0.36 4.9
1984 47 26 0.00 0.0
1983 52 34 0.15 0.0
1982 64 n/a n/a 0.0
1981 66 50 0.00 0.0
1980 55 31 0.00 0.0
1979 39 32 0.00 0.0
1978 78 52 0.00 0.0
1977 49 28 0.00 0.0
1976 49 33 0.00 0.0
1975 50 31 0.00 0.0
1974 56 33 0.00 0.0
1973 58 40 0.74 0.0
1972 36 23 0.01 0.0
1971 71 39 0.00 0.0
1970 40 25 0.00 0.0
1969 37 15 0.00 0.0
1968 80 35 0.31 0.0
1967 73 45 0.10 0.0
1966 75 39 0.00 0.0
1965 47 29 0.00 0.0
1964 44 27 0.00 0.0
1963 70 45 0.00 0.0
1962 41 33 0.13 0.0
1961 45 31 0.00 0.0
1960 50 28 0.00 0.0
1959 62 33 0.07 0.0
1958 62 31 0.00 0.0
1957 57 37 0.00 0.0
1956 58 24 0.00 0.0
1955 68 34 0.00 0.0
1954 33 21 0.00 0.0
1953 40 37 0.80 0.0
1952 62 42 0.73 0.0
1951 37 31 0.00 0.0
1950 60 36 0.00 0.0
1949 41 33 0.60 0.0
1948 53 34 n/a 0.0
1947 43 38 n/a 0.0
1946 78 40 0.00 0.0
1945 72 38 0.00 0.0
1944 49 21 0.00 0.0
1943 74 49 0.00 0.0
1942 46 29 0.00 0.0
1941 58 37 0.00 0.0
1940 59 36 0.00 0.0
1939 63 29 0.04 0.0
1938 41 27 0.00 0.0
1937 50 28 0.00 0.0
1936 29 15 0.00 0.0
1935 39 25 0.00 0.0
1934 35 23 0.00 0.0
1933 52 40 0.71 0.0
1932 50 26 0.00 0.0
1931 43 30 0.00 0.0
1930 50 30 0.00 0.0
1929 38 30 0.35 1.0
1928 62 26 0.00 0.0
1927 50 38 0.00 0.0
1926 36 23 0.01 0.3
1925 62 36 0.00 0.0
1924 30 14 0.00 0.0
1923 28 9 0.00 0.0
1922 38 30 0.00 0.0
1921 43 26 0.00 0.0
1920 78 41 0.04 0.0
1919 48 25 0.00 0.0
1918 66 48 0.00 0.0
1917 67 42 0.00 0.0
1916 n/a 38 0.00 0.0
1915 39 25 0.00 0.0
1914 40 32 0.05 0.0
1913 59 35 0.00 0.0
1912 44 33 0.00 0.0
1911 45 27 0.00 0.0
1910 70 45 0.00 0.0
1909 49 28 0.00 0.0
1908 50 39 0.02 0.0
1907 46 19 0.00 0.0
1906 47 27 0.00 0.0
1905 70 48 0.00 0.0
1904 50 38 0.06 0.0
1903 66 40 0.00 0.0
1902 36 30 0.03 0.0
1901 45 13 0.00 0.0
1900 n/a 27 0.00 0.0
1899 29 17 0.00 0.0
1898 50 19 0.00 0.0
1897 55 50 0.15 0.0
1896 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1895 38 n/a 0.22 0.0
1894 57 11 0.00 0.0
1893 73 36 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 3/31?
For the date of Mar 31, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 81 °F which has happened 2 times, most recently in 2023.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on March 31
Rank Temperature Year
1 81 °F 2023
1 81 °F 1986
3 80 °F 1968
4 78 °F 1978
4 78 °F 1946
4 78 °F 2010
4 78 °F 1920
8 75 °F 1966
9 74 °F 2014
9 74 °F 1943
What's the all-time low for Ames on 3/31?
For the date of Mar 31, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 9 °F which happened in 1923.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on March 31
Rank Temperature Year
1 9 °F 1923
2 11 °F 1894
3 13 °F 1901
4 14 °F 1924
5 15 °F 1969
5 15 °F 1936
5 15 °F 1987
8 17 °F 1899
9 19 °F 1898
9 19 °F 1907
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on March 31
Rank Temperature Year
1 28 °F 1923
2 29 °F 1936
2 29 °F 1899
4 30 °F 1924
5 33 °F 1985
5 33 °F 1954
7 34 °F 1995
8 35 °F 2022
8 35 °F 1934
10 36 °F 1902
10 36 °F 1972
10 36 °F 1926
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 3/31?
For the date of Mar 31, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 1.03 inches which happened in 2007.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on March 31
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.03 inches 2007
2 0.84 inches 2008
3 0.80 inches 1953
4 0.74 inches 1973
5 0.73 inches 1952
6 0.71 inches 1933
7 0.60 inches 1949
7 0.60 inches 2023
9 0.41 inches 1993
10 0.36 inches 1985
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location