Ames October 1 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Ames, Iowa for the date of October 1.
October 1 All-Time Records
1893–2024
Highest temperature 93 °F 1976
Lowest temperature 26 °F 2003
Lowest daily high 50 °F 1959
Highest daily low 70 °F 1971
Most precipitation 1.54 inches 1911
October 1 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 70.2 °F
Average low 45.5 °F
Chance precipitation 30.6%
Ames October 1 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2023 91 62 0.00 0.0
2022 75 40 0.00 n/a
2021 80 59 0.21 n/a
2020 59 37 0.00 n/a
2019 76 59 0.94 n/a
2018 56 49 0.65 n/a
2017 72 50 0.00 n/a
2016 69 58 0.00 n/a
2015 64 39 0.00 n/a
2014 71 54 0.93 n/a
2013 84 53 0.00 n/a
2012 77 44 0.00 n/a
2011 65 32 0.00 n/a
2010 79 41 0.00 n/a
2009 60 48 1.14 n/a
2008 62 39 0.00 n/a
2007 78 57 0.00 n/a
2006 86 43 0.00 n/a
2005 79 50 0.00 n/a
2004 67 34 0.66 n/a
2003 55 26 0.00 n/a
2002 74 64 0.85 n/a
2001 82 51 0.00 n/a
2000 82 53 0.00 n/a
1999 60 33 0.00 n/a
1998 61 37 0.00 0.0
1997 77 45 0.00 0.0
1996 76 53 0.00 0.0
1995 74 47 0.00 0.0
1994 87 56 0.00 0.0
1993 70 53 0.00 0.0
1992 80 45 0.00 0.0
1991 82 40 0.00 0.0
1990 69 51 0.00 0.0
1989 82 51 0.00 0.0
1988 68 55 0.00 0.0
1987 83 42 0.00 0.0
1986 65 46 0.00 0.0
1985 56 28 0.00 0.0
1984 67 32 0.00 0.0
1983 84 51 0.00 0.0
1982 81 59 0.05 0.0
1981 71 44 0.00 0.0
1980 82 49 0.00 0.0
1979 77 53 0.02 0.0
1978 71 40 0.00 0.0
1977 62 48 0.60 0.0
1976 93 40 0.00 0.0
1975 61 34 0.00 0.0
1974 54 31 0.00 0.0
1973 65 55 0.01 0.0
1972 79 45 0.00 0.0
1971 88 70 0.00 0.0
1970 81 48 0.00 0.0
1969 78 60 0.00 0.0
1968 82 61 0.05 0.0
1967 83 48 0.00 0.0
1966 58 31 0.00 0.0
1965 66 39 0.00 0.0
1963 84 47 0.00 0.0
1962 58 54 0.42 0.0
1961 52 31 0.00 0.0
1960 72 40 0.00 0.0
1959 50 38 0.04 0.0
1958 62 29 0.00 0.0
1957 75 47 0.00 0.0
1956 91 43 0.00 0.0
1955 68 37 0.00 0.0
1954 54 47 0.28 0.0
1953 85 43 0.00 0.0
1952 74 52 0.00 0.0
1951 85 57 0.00 0.0
1950 81 62 0.13 0.0
1949 74 45 0.00 0.0
1948 71 50 0.00 0.0
1947 52 42 0.11 0.0
1946 68 36 0.00 0.0
1945 56 43 0.08 0.0
1944 62 48 0.00 0.0
1943 70 59 0.00 0.0
1942 80 50 0.00 0.0
1941 72 41 0.00 0.0
1940 74 43 0.00 0.0
1939 73 34 0.00 0.0
1938 74 47 0.00 0.0
1937 78 59 0.00 0.0
1936 57 40 0.00 0.0
1935 59 37 0.00 0.0
1934 72 43 0.00 0.0
1933 66 44 0.00 0.0
1932 82 51 0.00 0.0
1931 69 48 0.00 0.0
1930 71 45 0.00 0.0
1929 62 44 0.00 0.0
1928 70 50 0.00 0.0
1927 60 49 0.35 0.0
1926 72 59 0.28 0.0
1925 65 49 0.01 0.0
1924 73 41 0.00 0.0
1923 60 52 0.00 0.0
1922 83 56 0.00 0.0
1921 71 44 0.00 0.0
1920 62 27 0.00 0.0
1919 85 65 0.00 0.0
1918 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1917 73 32 0.00 0.0
1916 72 47 0.00 0.0
1915 68 43 0.10 0.0
1914 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1913 76 44 0.00 0.0
1912 71 35 0.00 0.0
1911 60 51 1.54 0.0
1910 79 60 0.00 0.0
1909 76 37 0.00 0.0
1908 64 28 0.00 0.0
1907 65 49 0.30 0.0
1906 71 31 0.00 0.0
1905 71 42 0.17 0.0
1904 71 47 0.00 0.0
1903 65 57 0.35 0.0
1902 68 55 0.00 0.0
1901 72 51 0.00 0.0
1900 n/a 37 0.09 0.0
1899 75 48 0.00 0.0
1898 72 52 0.04 0.0
1897 88 55 0.00 0.0
1896 73 45 0.00 0.0
1895 68 28 0.00 0.0
1894 55 32 0.18 0.0
1893 87 59 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Ames on 10/1?
For the date of Oct 1, the highest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 93 °F which happened in 1976.
Highest Temperatures in Ames on October 1
Rank Temperature Year
1 93 °F 1976
2 91 °F 1956
2 91 °F 2023
4 88 °F 1897
4 88 °F 1971
6 87 °F 1893
6 87 °F 1994
8 86 °F 2006
9 85 °F 1951
9 85 °F 1919
9 85 °F 1953
What's the all-time low for Ames on 10/1?
For the date of Oct 1, the lowest temperature ever reached in Ames history is 26 °F which happened in 2003.
Lowest Temperatures in Ames on October 1
Rank Temperature Year
1 26 °F 2003
2 27 °F 1920
3 28 °F 1908
3 28 °F 1895
3 28 °F 1985
6 29 °F 1958
7 31 °F 1906
7 31 °F 1974
7 31 °F 1961
7 31 °F 1966
Lowest High Temperatures in Ames on October 1
Rank Temperature Year
1 50 °F 1959
2 52 °F 1947
2 52 °F 1961
4 54 °F 1974
4 54 °F 1954
6 55 °F 1894
6 55 °F 2003
8 56 °F 1985
8 56 °F 2018
8 56 °F 1945
What's the most it has ever rained in Ames on 10/1?
For the date of Oct 1, the most precipitation ever recorded in Ames history is 1.54 inches which happened in 1911.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Ames on October 1
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.54 inches 1911
2 1.14 inches 2009
3 0.94 inches 2019
4 0.93 inches 2014
5 0.85 inches 2002
6 0.66 inches 2004
7 0.65 inches 2018
8 0.60 inches 1977
9 0.42 inches 1962
10 0.35 inches 1927
10 0.35 inches 1903
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1999–2024 Ames Municipal Airport location
1964–1998 Ames 8 WSW location
1893–1964 Ames 3 Sw location