Ames May 11 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of May 11.
May 11 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 97 °F 2000
Lowest temperature 27 °F 1907
Lowest daily high 45 °F 1966
Highest daily low 67 °F 2022
Most precipitation 3.88 inches 1912
May 11 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 69.9 °F
Average low 47.8 °F
Chance precipitation 42.0%
Ames May 11 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 79 46 0.00 0.0
2023 83 58 0.18 n/a
2022 90 67 0.00 n/a
2021 62 37 0.00 n/a
2020 60 39 0.00 n/a
2019 56 45 0.00 n/a
2018 63 48 0.03 n/a
2017 71 49 0.00 n/a
2016 68 50 0.05 n/a
2015 58 45 0.01 n/a
2014 75 46 0.79 n/a
2013 56 42 0.00 n/a
2012 80 53 0.00 n/a
2011 79 62 0.43 n/a
2010 55 46 0.37 n/a
2009 67 37 0.00 n/a
2008 60 40 0.02 n/a
2007 85 59 0.00 n/a
2006 55 45 0.01 n/a
2005 67 52 1.27 n/a
2004 82 57 0.00 n/a
2003 56 44 0.00 n/a
2002 58 48 1.82 n/a
2001 70 49 0.00 n/a
2000 97 56 0.00 n/a
1999 68 50 1.06 n/a
1998 77 49 0.00 0.0
1997 74 58 0.00 0.0
1996 53 43 0.02 0.0
1995 62 45 0.00 0.0
1994 83 62 0.00 0.0
1993 76 61 0.02 0.0
1992 80 63 0.00 0.0
1991 75 62 0.00 0.0
1990 64 37 0.00 0.0
1989 73 40 0.00 0.0
1988 82 52 0.00 0.0
1987 88 65 0.00 0.0
1986 71 58 0.21 0.0
1985 75 59 0.28 0.0
1984 73 53 0.08 0.0
1983 76 50 0.00 0.0
1982 80 59 0.16 0.0
1981 67 30 0.00 0.0
1980 73 38 0.00 0.0
1979 62 38 0.25 0.0
1978 80 58 0.00 0.0
1977 75 43 0.00 0.0
1976 81 44 0.00 0.0
1975 75 52 0.21 0.0
1974 67 50 0.34 0.0
1973 69 47 0.00 0.0
1972 69 48 0.00 0.0
1971 71 52 0.00 0.0
1970 80 58 0.12 0.0
1969 59 37 0.04 0.0
1968 65 35 0.00 0.0
1967 64 41 0.27 0.0
1966 45 35 1.05 0.0
1965 71 43 0.00 0.0
1964 71 56 0.03 0.0
1963 62 45 0.19 0.0
1962 73 49 0.12 0.0
1961 84 52 0.00 0.0
1960 64 39 0.12 0.0
1959 73 41 0.03 0.0
1958 87 51 0.00 0.0
1957 59 45 0.00 0.0
1956 83 57 0.15 0.0
1955 70 43 0.00 0.0
1954 70 40 0.00 0.0
1953 74 45 0.00 0.0
1952 49 36 0.08 0.0
1951 67 36 0.00 0.0
1950 70 41 0.00 0.0
1949 78 40 0.05 0.0
1948 50 42 0.01 0.0
1947 73 38 n/a 0.0
1946 54 29 0.00 0.0
1945 60 38 0.00 0.0
1944 81 57 0.00 0.0
1943 70 44 0.00 0.0
1942 73 58 1.47 0.0
1941 68 42 0.00 0.0
1940 71 39 0.00 0.0
1939 64 36 0.00 0.0
1938 60 45 0.00 0.0
1937 75 51 0.02 0.0
1936 74 54 0.04 0.0
1935 73 55 0.08 0.0
1934 73 50 0.00 0.0
1933 53 46 0.03 0.0
1932 71 47 0.00 0.0
1931 54 45 0.22 0.0
1930 69 60 0.00 0.0
1929 65 55 1.03 0.0
1928 70 48 0.00 0.0
1927 52 41 0.01 0.0
1926 69 42 0.00 0.0
1925 67 28 0.00 0.0
1924 66 35 0.00 0.0
1923 65 52 0.61 0.0
1922 84 65 0.00 0.0
1921 70 55 0.08 0.0
1920 73 50 1.72 0.0
1919 66 48 0.00 0.0
1918 65 39 0.00 0.0
1917 67 33 0.07 0.0
1916 69 42 0.00 0.0
1915 83 47 0.00 0.0
1914 n/a n/a 1.66 0.0
1913 66 37 0.00 0.0
1912 65 45 3.88 0.0
1911 87 45 0.02 0.0
1910 62 45 0.00 0.0
1909 69 44 0.00 0.0
1908 71 56 0.85 0.0
1907 61 27 0.00 0.0
1906 86 49 0.00 0.0
1905 77 46 1.65 0.0
1904 74 57 0.00 0.0
1903 73 55 0.07 0.0
1902 70 41 0.00 0.0
1901 74 37 0.00 0.0
1900 89 54 0.00 0.0
1899 82 47 0.00 0.0
1898 63 45 0.00 0.0
1897 68 46 0.00 0.0
1896 86 59 0.55 0.0
1895 63 37 0.00 0.0
1894 74 36 0.00 0.0
1893 75 56 1.33 0.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 5/11?
For the date of May 11, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 97 °F which happened in 2000.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on May 11
Rank Temperature Year
1 97 °F 2000
2 90 °F 2022
3 89 °F 1900
4 88 °F 1987
5 87 °F 1911
5 87 °F 1958
7 86 °F 1896
7 86 °F 1906
9 85 °F 2007
10 84 °F 1922
10 84 °F 1961
What's the all-time low for Ames on 5/11?
For the date of May 11, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 27 °F which happened in 1907.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on May 11
Rank Temperature Year
1 27 °F 1907
2 28 °F 1925
3 29 °F 1946
4 30 °F 1981
5 33 °F 1917
6 35 °F 1968
6 35 °F 1924
6 35 °F 1966
9 36 °F 1939
9 36 °F 1951
9 36 °F 1894
9 36 °F 1952
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on May 11
Rank Temperature Year
1 45 °F 1966
2 49 °F 1952
3 50 °F 1948
4 52 °F 1927
5 53 °F 1996
5 53 °F 1933
7 54 °F 1946
7 54 °F 1931
9 55 °F 2006
9 55 °F 2010
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 5/11?
For the date of May 11, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 3.88 inches which happened in 1912.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on May 11
Rank Precipitation Year
1 3.88 inches 1912
2 1.82 inches 2002
3 1.72 inches 1920
4 1.66 inches 1914
5 1.65 inches 1905
6 1.47 inches 1942
7 1.33 inches 1893
8 1.27 inches 2005
9 1.06 inches 1999
10 1.05 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