Ames May 22 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of May 22.
May 22 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 100 °F 1925
Lowest temperature 32 °F 1963
Lowest daily high 54 °F 1893
Highest daily low 69 °F 1921
Most precipitation 4.85 inches 2004
May 22 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 74.0 °F
Average low 52.0 °F
Chance precipitation 42.4%
Ames May 22 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 74 53 0.00 0.0
2023 79 50 0.00 n/a
2022 65 39 0.00 0.0
2021 79 63 0.00 n/a
2020 72 57 0.05 n/a
2019 70 50 0.00 n/a
2018 78 54 0.00 n/a
2017 72 44 0.12 n/a
2016 81 43 0.00 n/a
2015 77 42 0.00 n/a
2014 76 51 0.00 n/a
2013 62 53 0.01 n/a
2012 82 52 0.00 n/a
2011 78 57 0.00 n/a
2010 84 50 0.01 n/a
2009 81 55 0.00 n/a
2008 62 48 0.00 n/a
2007 79 61 0.00 n/a
2006 76 50 0.00 n/a
2005 82 53 0.00 n/a
2004 79 61 4.85 n/a
2003 69 39 0.05 n/a
2002 76 48 0.00 n/a
2001 57 44 0.01 n/a
2000 88 58 0.00 n/a
1999 77 52 0.12 n/a
1998 72 52 0.73 0.0
1997 71 43 0.00 0.0
1996 77 55 0.00 0.0
1995 74 49 0.00 0.0
1994 86 61 0.00 0.0
1993 70 50 0.24 0.0
1992 84 63 0.00 0.0
1991 82 65 0.00 0.0
1990 68 45 0.00 0.0
1989 76 52 0.00 0.0
1988 79 61 0.84 0.0
1987 62 42 0.00 0.0
1986 71 45 0.00 0.0
1985 76 47 0.00 0.0
1984 78 58 0.34 0.0
1983 70 54 0.20 0.0
1982 56 50 0.12 0.0
1981 78 55 0.09 0.0
1980 84 53 0.00 0.0
1979 80 45 0.00 0.0
1978 72 49 0.05 0.0
1977 75 57 0.10 0.0
1976 78 50 1.07 0.0
1975 87 62 0.00 0.0
1974 77 55 0.00 0.0
1973 78 60 0.00 0.0
1972 88 59 0.00 0.0
1971 69 50 0.00 0.0
1970 88 66 0.00 0.0
1969 57 40 0.03 0.0
1968 65 42 0.03 0.0
1967 74 39 0.00 0.0
1966 79 51 0.00 0.0
1965 79 54 1.15 0.0
1964 90 67 0.00 0.0
1963 58 32 0.00 0.0
1962 84 63 0.47 0.0
1961 70 45 0.00 0.0
1960 75 50 0.00 0.0
1959 61 51 0.15 0.0
1958 73 59 0.00 0.0
1957 69 48 0.00 0.0
1956 89 57 0.02 0.0
1955 81 63 0.00 0.0
1954 76 60 0.00 0.0
1953 67 48 0.85 0.0
1952 66 54 1.51 0.0
1951 71 53 0.03 0.0
1950 77 46 0.00 0.0
1949 69 51 0.04 0.0
1948 82 45 0.00 0.0
1947 64 51 n/a 0.0
1946 76 49 n/a 0.0
1945 67 46 0.15 0.0
1944 76 59 0.85 0.0
1943 77 48 0.00 0.0
1942 66 50 0.02 0.0
1941 76 59 0.60 0.0
1940 73 49 0.00 0.0
1939 86 56 0.00 0.0
1938 70 47 0.00 0.0
1937 71 47 0.00 0.0
1936 90 64 0.00 0.0
1935 64 48 0.18 0.0
1934 74 48 0.00 0.0
1933 82 60 0.00 0.0
1932 76 48 0.00 0.0
1931 65 36 0.00 0.0
1930 80 50 0.30 0.0
1929 73 49 0.02 0.0
1928 83 47 0.00 0.0
1927 70 63 0.06 0.0
1926 67 41 0.00 0.0
1925 100 63 0.00 0.0
1924 72 40 0.00 0.0
1923 72 53 0.00 0.0
1922 79 55 0.00 0.0
1921 90 69 0.00 0.0
1920 85 61 0.00 0.0
1919 63 51 0.00 0.0
1918 68 52 0.03 0.0
1917 58 38 1.02 0.0
1916 72 52 0.02 0.0
1915 63 45 0.03 0.0
1914 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1913 56 45 0.00 0.0
1912 85 64 0.00 0.0
1911 71 48 0.14 0.0
1910 57 48 0.00 0.0
1909 78 48 0.00 0.0
1908 73 43 0.00 0.0
1907 80 47 0.00 0.0
1906 83 57 0.00 0.0
1905 74 51 0.00 0.0
1904 85 62 0.00 0.0
1903 83 59 1.04 0.0
1902 78 62 0.19 0.0
1901 76 50 0.00 0.0
1900 75 54 0.00 0.0
1899 63 45 0.00 0.0
1898 72 55 0.00 0.0
1897 78 52 0.00 0.0
1896 77 58 0.00 0.0
1895 72 32 0.00 0.0
1894 57 47 0.17 0.0
1893 54 50 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 5/22?
For the date of May 22, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 100 °F which happened in 1925.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on May 22
Rank Temperature Year
1 100 °F 1925
2 90 °F 1936
2 90 °F 1964
2 90 °F 1921
5 89 °F 1956
6 88 °F 1972
6 88 °F 2000
6 88 °F 1970
9 87 °F 1975
10 86 °F 1994
10 86 °F 1939
What's the all-time low for Ames on 5/22?
For the date of May 22, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 32 °F which has happened 2 times, most recently in 1963.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on May 22
Rank Temperature Year
1 32 °F 1895
1 32 °F 1963
3 36 °F 1931
4 38 °F 1917
5 39 °F 2022
5 39 °F 1967
5 39 °F 2003
8 40 °F 1969
8 40 °F 1924
10 41 °F 1926
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on May 22
Rank Temperature Year
1 54 °F 1893
2 56 °F 1982
2 56 °F 1913
4 57 °F 1894
4 57 °F 2001
4 57 °F 1910
4 57 °F 1969
8 58 °F 1917
8 58 °F 1963
10 61 °F 1959
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 5/22?
For the date of May 22, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 4.85 inches which happened in 2004.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on May 22
Rank Precipitation Year
1 4.85 inches 2004
2 1.51 inches 1952
3 1.15 inches 1965
4 1.07 inches 1976
5 1.04 inches 1903
6 1.02 inches 1917
7 0.85 inches 1953
7 0.85 inches 1944
9 0.84 inches 1988
10 0.73 inches 1998
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location