Ames May 9 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of May 9.
May 9 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 94 °F 1934
Lowest temperature 28 °F 2020
Lowest daily high 43 °F 1924
Highest daily low 72 °F 1934
Most precipitation 1.95 inches 1990
May 9 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 69.3 °F
Average low 47.1 °F
Chance precipitation 40.5%
Ames May 9 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 66 49 0.02 0.0
2023 73 52 0.00 0.0
2022 90 60 0.04 0.0
2021 62 41 0.13 n/a
2020 70 28 0.03 n/a
2019 48 38 0.00 n/a
2018 75 58 0.05 n/a
2017 80 58 0.00 n/a
2016 62 56 0.47 n/a
2015 73 48 0.00 n/a
2014 69 46 0.00 n/a
2013 69 51 1.69 n/a
2012 68 47 0.00 n/a
2011 86 64 0.00 n/a
2010 59 31 0.00 n/a
2009 63 43 0.00 n/a
2008 66 49 0.00 n/a
2007 81 51 0.00 n/a
2006 76 52 0.07 n/a
2005 75 53 0.00 n/a
2004 81 61 0.05 n/a
2003 71 52 0.00 n/a
2002 60 42 0.00 n/a
2001 83 50 0.28 n/a
2000 66 45 0.02 n/a
1999 69 34 0.00 n/a
1998 75 50 0.00 0.0
1997 64 38 0.00 0.0
1996 74 57 0.97 0.0
1995 67 52 0.83 0.0
1994 72 46 0.00 0.0
1993 69 55 0.12 0.0
1992 82 52 0.03 0.0
1991 77 51 0.00 0.0
1990 74 44 1.95 0.0
1989 71 43 0.00 0.0
1988 66 56 0.15 0.0
1987 87 56 0.00 0.0
1986 76 59 0.51 0.0
1985 86 55 0.00 0.0
1984 63 38 0.00 0.0
1983 63 40 0.00 0.0
1982 80 52 n/a 0.0
1981 57 39 0.00 0.0
1980 72 35 0.00 0.0
1979 82 50 0.00 0.0
1978 66 43 0.00 0.0
1977 77 40 0.00 0.0
1976 73 43 0.00 0.0
1975 71 45 0.00 0.0
1974 52 42 0.00 0.0
1973 76 55 0.12 0.0
1972 65 40 0.00 0.0
1971 74 39 0.00 0.0
1970 83 57 0.00 0.0
1969 62 39 0.01 0.0
1968 69 42 0.00 0.0
1967 71 35 0.00 0.0
1966 51 32 0.00 0.0
1965 75 60 0.00 0.0
1964 66 50 0.00 0.0
1963 88 66 0.00 0.0
1962 56 45 0.00 0.0
1961 58 39 0.00 0.0
1960 62 38 0.00 0.0
1959 64 51 0.63 0.0
1958 76 42 0.00 0.0
1957 75 56 0.42 0.0
1956 84 56 0.00 0.0
1955 57 47 1.86 0.0
1954 60 37 0.00 0.0
1953 81 n/a 0.00 0.0
1952 55 44 0.73 0.0
1951 64 54 0.40 0.0
1950 60 47 1.23 0.0
1949 71 48 0.10 0.0
1948 57 47 0.00 0.0
1947 61 28 0.00 0.0
1946 64 46 0.00 0.0
1945 48 28 0.45 n/a
1944 65 38 0.00 0.0
1943 59 45 0.26 0.0
1942 73 48 0.00 0.0
1941 58 44 0.00 0.0
1940 66 42 0.00 0.0
1939 83 44 0.00 0.0
1938 59 40 0.00 0.0
1937 64 40 0.00 0.0
1936 71 56 0.13 0.0
1935 66 41 0.00 0.0
1934 94 72 0.00 0.0
1933 62 41 0.00 0.0
1932 64 48 0.00 0.0
1931 50 41 0.45 0.0
1930 83 60 0.00 0.0
1929 63 33 0.00 0.0
1928 90 52 0.00 0.0
1927 71 55 0.01 0.0
1926 80 55 0.01 0.0
1925 63 45 0.00 0.0
1924 43 37 0.02 0.0
1923 59 31 0.00 0.0
1922 79 68 0.00 0.0
1921 70 55 0.17 0.0
1920 77 51 0.00 0.0
1919 66 39 0.00 0.0
1918 90 54 0.06 0.0
1917 70 45 0.00 0.0
1916 81 43 0.00 0.0
1915 65 30 0.00 0.0
1914 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1913 58 43 0.60 0.0
1912 80 40 0.00 0.0
1911 91 61 0.00 0.0
1910 77 52 0.00 0.0
1909 60 38 0.00 0.0
1908 74 35 0.00 0.0
1907 82 35 0.00 0.0
1906 66 30 0.00 0.0
1905 53 43 0.71 0.0
1904 65 44 0.00 0.0
1903 78 53 0.52 0.0
1902 66 43 0.00 0.0
1901 75 46 0.00 0.0
1900 62 44 0.00 0.0
1899 75 50 0.55 0.0
1898 n/a 52 0.13 0.0
1897 91 53 1.00 0.0
1896 87 60 0.00 0.0
1895 93 61 0.11 0.0
1894 81 51 0.31 0.0
1893 61 45 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 5/9?
For the date of May 9, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 94 °F which happened in 1934.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on May 9
Rank Temperature Year
1 94 °F 1934
2 93 °F 1895
3 91 °F 1911
3 91 °F 1897
5 90 °F 1918
5 90 °F 2022
5 90 °F 1928
8 88 °F 1963
9 87 °F 1987
9 87 °F 1896
What's the all-time low for Ames on 5/9?
For the date of May 9, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 28 °F which has happened 3 times, most recently in 2020.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on May 9
Rank Temperature Year
1 28 °F 2020
1 28 °F 1945
1 28 °F 1947
4 30 °F 1906
4 30 °F 1915
6 31 °F 1923
6 31 °F 2010
8 32 °F 1966
9 33 °F 1929
10 34 °F 1999
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on May 9
Rank Temperature Year
1 43 °F 1924
2 48 °F 1945
2 48 °F 2019
4 50 °F 1931
5 51 °F 1966
6 52 °F 1974
7 53 °F 1905
8 55 °F 1952
9 56 °F 1962
10 57 °F 1955
10 57 °F 1981
10 57 °F 1948
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 5/9?
For the date of May 9, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 1.95 inches which happened in 1990.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on May 9
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.95 inches 1990
2 1.86 inches 1955
3 1.69 inches 2013
4 1.23 inches 1950
5 1.00 inches 1897
6 0.97 inches 1996
7 0.83 inches 1995
8 0.73 inches 1952
9 0.71 inches 1905
10 0.63 inches 1959
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location